Speeding the Energy Transition
June 25, 2021

Erthos Flat Solar | ISS Gets New Solar | Benefits of Native Vegetation | Clean Power Hour Ep.48

Erthos Flat Solar | ISS Gets New Solar | Benefits of Native Vegetation | Clean Power Hour Ep.48

Carbon sequestration of soil goes up when you put solar on ag lands
ISS is getting a new solar power plant!
Erthos wants to lay solar panels right in the dirt
GE says their new turbine can power the whole country...
Today on the Clean Power Hour Episode 48:
Solar projects that support native grasses can sequester more carbon than cropland alone. And about all that corn for ethanol.
https://pv-magazine-usa.com/2021/06/1...
Solar panels getting installed on the ISS  -  In the seventh spacewalk of the year outside the International Space Station, the two astronauts installed a new ISS Roll-Out Solar Array (iROSA) into its mounting bracket.
https://blogs.nasa.gov/spacestation/2...
Erthos solar - wants solar panels in the dirt, literally www.Erthos.com
https://www.canarymedia.com/articles/...
Big floating wind platform, nice images (chinese company launching bases for floating wind test, first couple of units for a large farm)
https://www.offshorewind.biz/2021/06/...
GE launching research on 12 MW deeper water floating turbine “Would dramatically expand potential of US offshore wind resources to more than 7,000 TeraWatt hours (TWh) per year, nearly double the total annual US energy consumption of 4,000 TWh”
https://www.ge.com/research/newsroom/...
Biden offshore wind California opened for the first time - 3 or 4.6 GW of space