Where will the electricity come from?

Author:Goldberg, Marc D.
Position:FEED BACK - Brief article

Ronald Bailey's article on electric cars (March-April) is well written, informative and addressed many related subjects. There is, however, another related subject that should have been addressed, namely, where will the electricity come from?

Current energy sources for electricity are said to be insufficient, and current energy technologies (coal, nuclear, etc.) have been mostly rejected for expansion by politicians and others in control. Green technologies have not been declared sufficient, and many of their potential building sites have been found unacceptable by politicians and others.

Are we getting ready for another ethanol-like experience? As demand for electricity increases as a result of population growth and electric car usage, both supply and price...

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