Misconceptions about green and alternative sources of energy. In part 1, why you’re wrong about hydroelectricity, solar panels in the winter, and wind turbines killing birds. More to come in part 2.
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http://www.appropedia.org/Open_Solar_Outdoors_Test_Field – Open Solar Outdoors Test Field information
http://www.academia.edu/1991659/Prediction_of_Energy_Effects_on_Photovoltaic_Systems_due_to_Snowfall_Events – Research from the OSOTF on the efficacy of solar panels in the snow
http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/magazine/jun12/solar_panels.asp – Canadian Geographic on the efficacy of solar panels in snowy climates
http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/green-science/wind-turbine-kill-birds.htm – Bird deaths due to various sources
http://www.windpoweringamerica.gov/pdfs/wpa/wpa_factsheet_myths.pdf – US Department of Energy on Wind Energy Myths
http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2010/climate-wind-0312.html – MIT study on wind energy weather effects
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