Posts tagged: BP

World Solar Power Goes Parabolic

From a very small base, and from a tiny position in world energy supply, the buildout of global solar power is starting to go parabolic. Last year, according to the just released BP Statistical Review (you must access the Excel workbook for solar data), global solar generation nearly doubled to reach 55.7 TWh (terrawatt hours). […]

What if BP had spilled Solar Panels instead of Oil?

What if BP had spilled Solar Panels instead of Oil? We decided to look at this disaster from a completely different angle: What if the hundreds of millions of gallons of oil spilled into the Gulf had been solar panels instead of crude oil? Exactly how much power could you create on the … http://1bog.org/ […]

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