KCET.ORG LAUNCHES 'REWIRE' TRACKING RENEWABLE ENERGY IN CALIFORNIA | KCET
KCET.ORG LAUNCHES 'REWIRE' TRACKING RENEWABLE ENERGY IN CALIFORNIA
'REWIRE' TRACKING RENEWABLE ENERGY IN
- August 2, 2012 - KCET, the nation's largest independent public television
station serving Southern and Central California, has announced KCET.org's
latest venture, ReWire, a blog dedicated to providing in-depth coverage on
renewable energy in California at www.kcet.org/rewire.
ReWire's main author Chris Clarke, a veteran
environmental journalist and nature writer with decades of experience covering
the California environment, shares the latest news concerning all aspects of
renewable energy. From the effects of wind power development on wild
birds and bats to technological developments,
like a Ventura County firm's colored solar panels
or UCLA's transparent photovoltaic cells ReWire
posts offer insight from leaders and employees in the energy industry as well
as environmental groups, government workers, and consumers.
addition, visitors can learn about all renewable energy topics with
"explainers", which provide definitions of frequently used terms such as "geothermal", "base load and peaking power", and
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in the cultural and educational enrichment of Southern and Central California.
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issues and people of Southern California. Throughout its 48-year history, KCET
has won hundreds of major awards for its local and regional news and public
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content, programming schedules and community events, please visit kcet.org.
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