Efficiency & Clean Energy Can Replace Coal For A Reliable Modern Grid In US

It’s cheaper and cleaner to replace retiring coal-fired power plants with wind and solar power and energy efficiency upgrades rather than to saddle the nation with more costly and climate-polluting natural gas plants, according to a report released today by the Natural Resources Defense Council. Adopting cleaner energy and efficiency in our buildings, homes and consumer appliances also will provide more stability to the nation’s electric grid. And it will shield Americans from electricity bill spikes from potential natural gas price increases, NRDC’s report, “Clean Energy and Efficiency Can Replace Coal for Reliable Modern Electricity Grid,” shows.

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Source: CleanTechnica

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