In a recent articles, there are signs that solar energy will be generating more energy in the future. Our terrain and weather aren’t outstaniding options for wind generation. However, we do have the open space and rooftops that could be utilized for photovoltaic solar cells. A post in the Waller blog, http://blog.wallerlaw.com/post/One-mans-trash-is-another-mans-sustainable-energy-park.aspx presents using the open space of a closed landfill for installation of photovoltaic solar panels. In a recent BusinessWeek.com article, DuPont expects photovoltaic sales to triple by 2012. With Hemlock and Wacker nearby, there should be ample supply of polysilicon to begin this surge in photovoltaics.
… it’s probably here somewhere
Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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