Tag Archives: Renewables
In recent years, solar plant developers have increased the ratio of plants’ direct current (DC) power capacity to the alternating current (AC) capacity of the inverters. This report discusses the tradeoffs that can be considered in selecting the DC-AC ratio.
Environmental Aspects of Renewables: Current State of Science, Knowledge Gaps, and Opportunities for Future Research
Drawing on a review of scientific and other literature, this report examines the current state of science, knowledge gaps, and opportunities for future research across a range of environmental and human health impacts associated with wind and solar energy technologies. The review focused on these four subject areas: air and water quality, ecological impacts, end-of-life […]