TITLE

Alt Energy Smackdown

AUTHOR(S)
Greenfield, David
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Design News;Jun2011, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents responses gathered from a question posted on corporate networking website LinkedIn regarding the comparative significance of wind power, solar energy, and biofuels. Topics include problems of solar and wind energy storage, cost and pollution issues associated with biofuels, and tax incentives for utilizing solar energy.
ACCESSION #
74011967

 

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