29 Apr '12, 12am

#Renewable energy’s incompatibility w/ outdated energy grids=global problem. U.S. & Japan plan to show how it can work!

#Renewable energy’s incompatibility w/ outdated energy grids=global problem. U.S. & Japan plan to show how it can work!

Maui, Hawaii was chosen for its remote location, it being the top state in dependency on fossil fuels, its 90 percent import of power energy statistic and also because Maui already produces 15-30 percent of the island’s energy as alternate sources. These combined factors allow for the trial of the Smart Grid to be implemented and it will build on alternate sources, lower vehicle emissions and increase sustainable energy uses.

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