Powering the Planet with Renewables
energywhiz | On 25, Jul 2013
So, here’s an oldie but a goodie. A *must* to be curated on EnerGeeWhiz.
In October 2009, Mark Jacobson and Mark Delucchi researched and wrote a piece for Scientific American called: A Plan to Power 100 Percent of the Planet with Renewables
They decided to come up with a plan, and do the actual math. Using the axis of Wind-Water-Solar (“WWS”), they figured out how to do it, and among other things determined that our worldwide energy load would go *down*.
I won’t spoil the story by telling you the reason why… take a read. A Plan to Power 100 Percent of the Planet with Renewables: Scientific American