Michael Hoexter

The Renewable Electron Economy Part VII: Stationary Energy Storage…Key to the Renewable Grid

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The Renewable Electron Economy Part V.6: Marine Renewable Energy

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The Renewable Electron Economy Part V.5: Generating Electricity from Biomass

by: Michael Hoexter

Part V of the series on the Renewable Electron Economy continues with another renewable source for electricity, a consideration of one of the most complex topics in renewable energy, biomass.

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The Renewable Electron Economy Part V.4: Power from Hot Rocks (Geothermal)

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Home About Me The (Renewable) Electron Economy Part V.3: Hydroelectric Power

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Building the Electron Economy Part V.2: Wind Power, Today and Tomorrow

by: Michael Hoexter

In this series on the electron economy, I’ve already reviewed some but not all of the issues related to building an electron economy, a clean energy economy that can be run using technologies available today, scaled to replace fossil fuels.

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Electron Economy News: Witricity and a Market for Used EV/Hybrid Batteries

by: Michael Hoexter

A quick post to call attention to two recent electron economy related news items:

1) You’ve probably read in your local paper, on the web or on TV about the MIT researchers that have figured out a way to light up an electric light bulb without plugging it in by beaming power to the light over a distance of 7 feet.

 

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Market Landscape 2007: Is Green the New Common Sense?

by: Michael Hoexter

Taking a break from my series on the electron economy, I wanted to share some impressions from the changing market and media landscape.

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Building the Electron Economy Part V.1: Generating Electricity Cleanly…Using Solar Energy

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sunpower_main_400 In the first 4 posts in this series, I’ve started an outline of the bright future for an energy delivery system that will meet our increasing demands for power/energy and also tread more lightly on the planet than the current fossil fuel dependent system.

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The Electron Economy Part IV; Generating Electricity ... Less than Cleanly

by: Michael Hoexter

In the last 3 posts, I have brought in Ulf Bossel’s electron economy concept to highlight the efficiency and environmentally friendly potential of an economy that relies to the highest degree possible on energy delivery through electricity.

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