[ExI] Are mini nuclear power stations the way forward?
eugen at leitl.org
Tue Mar 29 09:36:00 UTC 2011
On Tue, Mar 29, 2011 at 10:10:59AM +0100, BillK wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 27, 2011 at 12:38 PM, Eugen Leitl wrote:
> > Tata can't magically route around thermodynamics.
> > Not at all, progress is linear, and will be sublinear as
> > it asymptotically approaches the ceiling of the storage
> > technology:
> And thus spake Dilbert:
Photovoltaics peak production in Germany now eclipses nuclear peak.
It's some 20% of total peak demand (17 GW of 85 GW).
Renewables would reach >100% peak by 2020, but the grid
can't handle that, so solar industry voluntarily
Are there real ones? You decide.
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