Monday, August 29, 2011
Democratizing the Electricity System - A Vision for the 21st Century Grid
ILSR has released a vision for a 21st century electricity system as a network of independently-owned and widely dispersed renewable energy producers.
"Thirty years ago renewable energy was a novelty," says John Farrell, author of the new report. "Twenty years ago it was little more than a cottage industry. Today the $100 billion renewable energy industry threatens to overturn the bigger-is-better foundation of the existing, 20th century electricity system."
Download the report as an e-book here.