The Electric Grid Trembles When Wind and Solar Join the High Wire Act
If we are to have electric transportation—I am not talking about golf carts here—we are going to have to grow the grid. To use electricity as a transportation fuel, we will need more electricity, and perhaps a national grid. While sustaining current uses, how much supplemental transportation energy would it be possible for such a grid to support?
KeywordsWind Turbine Capacity Factor Peak Demand National Grid Renewable Power
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