While electric cars are usually considered a bastion of leftie liberalism, a huge supporter of alternative energy sources has been the U.S. military. One benefit of technolgies like solar power and electric vehicles is their off-the-grid capability. The Fort Carson Army base in Colorado is undergoing an experimental “microgrid” that will use electric vehicle batteries to provide backup power in the event of a large scale power outage.
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What else can I say other than HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND MERRY CHRISTMAS! Almost. I’m taking a half day today, but I’ll still try to get you some good stories before a brief holiday break. For now, here are some green news stories. This morning’s highlights include Kia’s Ray EV, a Christmas poem about the Chevy […]