Scroll down for a growing library of papers on issues important to the building industry and design professionals. Read the latest on green energy related topics like renewables, the integration of renewables into the smart grid, demand response programs, along with a host of other critical areas that revolve around thermal storage technologies.
It’s a fact that’s hard to swallow. The United States not only over-produces energy, but it also wastes nearly 70 percent of the energy it produces before it reaches its intended destination. But wait – how can we produce a surplus of electricity and still have enough demand to cause blackouts, grid failures and other infrastructural problems?