February 6, 2012
Could Cheap Gas Slow Renewable Energy Growth?
Richard Harris, National Public Radio
The boom in cheap natural gas in this country is good news for the environment, because relatively clean gas is replacing dirty coal-fired power plants. But in the long run, cheap natural gas could slow the growth of even cleaner sources of energy, such as wind and solar power. . .
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