Outdoor adventure and tree hugging: two great tastes that go great together. From the author of "Greasy Rider: Two Dudes, One Fast Food Fueled Car, and a Cross-Country Search for a Greener Future."
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
The NY Times has an interesting article today on how the country's electrical grid is sometimes unequipped to handle the power coming from wind farms--and the problem will only get worse as we start building even more turbines. Congress believes fixing the grid to handle renewable energy is almost prohibitive, at $60 billion. (Of course, that's the cost of a mere six months in Iraq.)