John Flesher writes in AP News on pumped storage and hydropower in the U.S.
- Hydropower and pumped storage are effective sources of renewable energy.
- The permitting process for hydropower plants in the United States is complex and expensive.
- Engineers in Australia have identified 32,000 “possibly feasibly” pumped storage sites in the United States.
- To accelerate the deployment of all clean energy sources, the United States must simplify its permitting and review process.
Read the full article here.
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