[ RadSafe ] An interesting article, "Germany sets weekend record for solar power"
terryj at iit.edu
Sat Jun 2 14:47:52 CDT 2012
Definitely something to be trumpeted.
The German solar plants exceeded the output of twenty 1 MWe nuclear reactors for just over 4 hours.
This compares to the US nuclear industry's accomplishment of 37 straight years of exceeding the output of twenty 1 MWe reactors. Usually, exceeding it by a significant factor.
The accomplishment is noteworthy but requires perspective. It will require tremendous storage to reach 24 hours.
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On Jun 2, 2012, at 2:30 PM, ROY HERREN <royherren2005 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Germany sets weekend record for solar power
> May 30, 2012 by Nancy Owano
> Roy Herren
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