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|Sowing Confusion About Renewable Energy|
Amory Lovins latest Forbes article breaks down the issues with a recent Economist feature claiming that solar and wind power are “the most expensive way of reducing greenhouse-gas emissions.” Read the full article here.
Appalachian Energy Summit
Last week RMI sent a team to the Appalachian Energy Summit in Boone, NC. Amory kicked off the summit by giving a keynote the first evening. Other RMI team members helped guide working groups and shared insights about how universities can be sustainability leaders. Learn More.
Solar’s Rapid Growth & the Myth of Necessary Storage
Solar power worldwide is now growing faster than cellphones. This video debunks the myth that a reliable electricity supply from mostly or wholly renewable resources will need giant “baseload” power stations or a breakthrough in cheap electrical storage. Watch now.
RMI’s Lecture Series
Featuring Jules Kortenhorst (CEO), Chris Lane (CEO, Aspen Center for Environmental Studies), and Mike Kaplan (CEO, Aspen Skiing Company). August 14 from 5:30-7:30 at the Hotel Jerome in Aspen. Learn More
@figuerescr : Colombia celebrates today going into effect of Law 1715 promoting energy efficiency and renewable energies. @cwarroom & @RockyMtnInst here
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