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  • ... /Flickr/ Creative Commons License The phrase " distributed generation " comes up a lot in discussions of renewable ... , transmission, and consumption. As we note in  our explainer on The Grid , the traditional electricity transmission model ...
  • ... that the nations' electrical future may well belong to distributed generation such as rooftop solar rather than central power ... be to disruption either accidental or deliberate. ReWire is dedicated to covering renewable energy in California. Keep in ...
  • ... and natural gas, but each of the alternatives for energy generation carries its own environmental cost in construction and in ... without. Privation. Freezing in the dark. The good news is that we can conserve energy without giving up much in the way of ...
  • ... The other main design for solar thermal power generation is the power tower, in which a field of mirrors all aim their ...
  • ... electrical infrastructure is built on the assumption that generation is going to take place at a distance from most end users. Given ... everyone back online for a day or more. Advocates of distributed generation point out that creating power with many thousands ...
  • ... amount of  renewable  energy in a region's energy generation   portfolio , are referred to as Renewable Portfolio ... RPS is that it does not provide adequate incentives for distributed generation such as residential rooftop solar. In 2007 the ...
  • ... K Ali /Flickr/ Creative Commons License News stories about renewable energy installations -- or other power plants, ... to it. Sadly, that's not precisely right. When news stories or press releases refer to a power plant's megawattage, they are ...
  • ... Creative Commons License If you read enough news articles about renewable energy development, eventually you'll see a ...

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