[ExI] Osmotic power plant
m1n3r2 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 25 20:10:29 UTC 2009
"Thank you for explaining" :)
On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 8:52 PM, BillK <pharos at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11/25/09, Tamás Pardy wrote:
>> "The company estimates that the global potential of osmotic power is
>> equivalent to half of the European Union’s current energy production."
>> Does that entail ALL energy sources? (that is, nuclear as well?) What
>> do you think? Because if put that way, this would be stunningly
> Remember this is PR fluff. They have built a small pilot plant which
> is totally uneconomic, using grants from government and EU.
> Guess what? - They want more grant money.
> They need a five times improvement in their membrane plus a large
> increase in electric power pricing, plus more partners , plus more
> money, etc.....
> Don't hold your breath.
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