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Delaying Taiwan's 4th nuclear plant could cause rates to increase, utility says


  • Taipei Times (Taiwan), The

The public should consider the possibility of increased electricity rates if the completion of Taiwan's fourth nuclear power plant is delayed, Taiwan Power said. Power shortages will occur if the plan… Read More

Renewable energy must get smart to scale up


  • MIT Technology Review online

Smart technologies are allowing renewable energy producers to forecast the amount of energy they'll be able to generate at any given time with far more accuracy than was previously possible. That's im… Read More