Off-Grid Power Solutions for Emergency Power Generation: Renewables to the Rescue
Finding green tech solutions after Hurricane Sandy, CleanEdison Associate Comly Wilson’s report “Emergency Energy” details ways renewable energy systems can deliver resilient and reliable power production during blackout and emergency situations.
Centralized energy systems left millions of Northeasterners without electricity for days following the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy. Emergency power generation can become more reliable with the help of green tech solutions.
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Between 2004 and 2009, geothermal heat pumps tripled in capacity.