After Gutenberg provides an outline on Micro Power Generation. This is the same concept as Positive Energy Output. A decentralized power generation system. It will probably take hold faster in developing nations that will receive benefits quicker than developed nations. I hope we can move just as fast to this direction. It will provide more stability to the energy markets, and people will be able to focus on higher goals besides survival.
After Gutenberg outlines Zero Energy Homes. After reading I asked myself, why not be more ambitious and go for Positive Energy Output. Don’t just go for Zero Energy, go for higher output to the grid so that homeowners get paid more. Make buildings power generators, not just net zero energy consumers.
The Independent Weekly has outlined 9 steps for energy independence for the good people North Carolina. They provide an example of how people are taking action to create a cleaner, healthier future. Read and take note about what is possible for your local area.
Kirsten Gillibrand is campaigning for the New York’s 20th District. She has come up with an Energy Independence plan with the following points:
The Three Main Points of Gillibrand’s Energy Plan:
1. Promote Innovation and the Use of Alternative Energy Sources
2. Utilize Our Manufacturing Base to Produce the Products of the Future
3. Invest In Current Infrastructure and Lower Gas Costs for Our Families
Finally some politicians are getting a clue that energy independence is the cornerstone for national security. The politicians are not doing enough, but at least they are starting something. Come on Republicans, can’t you do better on Energy Independence. This is not a partisan issue. This is a patriotic issue!