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There are lessons for all of us in the story of the Aral Sea. A number of parallels between impacts of the careless, deliberate destruction of the Aral Sea and the rolling-over-us nature of Big Wind (and Big PV Solar) are instructive. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aral_Sea
Posted on February 2, 2016 at 10:11am
Would you consider this perspective? My apologies if this has been around—a distinct possibility—and I’m simply behind the curve.
It seems to me that a critical aspect of wind and PV solar—variable and intermittent renewables—is that because they require highly flexible and absolutely reliable and dispatchable back-up in order to run on their modern grid, the failure of the back-up will require the renewable be taken off-line at the…Continue
Posted on October 14, 2015 at 10:07am — 1 Comment