Posts tagged: Lanai

Billionaire Larry Ellison Has A Brilliant Plan To Make Green Energy Affordable With His Hawaiian Island

By: Julie Bort Larry Ellison has huge, impressive plans for the Hawaiian island of Lanai, which he bought in 2012. It will become “a laboratory for building the next generation two-way power grid, which will be a mix of photo-tech (solar), with a little bit of wind with a backup of liquefied natural gas,” he […]

Hawaiian Island to Run on Solar Power

(via Clean Technica)   If billionaire Larry Ellison has his way, the Hawaiian island of Lanai will run on solar power and have electric cars. Sound too good to be true? Maybe it is, but as the saying goes, a boy can dream. Called the ‘pineapple island’ due to the abundance of that fruit and […]