Renewables http://nhpr.org en A Surge For Solar Power? http://nhpr.org/post/surge-solar-power <p>This sun-fueled source is one of the fastest growing types of renewables in the country.&nbsp; Although still a tiny piece of the energy portfolio, many are taking note of this expansion, including traditional utilities.&nbsp; We’re looking at these brightening prospects for solar in New Hampshire and New England and the challenges that might cloud its future growth.</p><p><strong><u>GUESTS:</u></strong></p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 39699 at http://nhpr.org A Surge For Solar Power? Decarbonizing The Grid: Where Are We? http://nhpr.org/post/decarbonizing-grid-where-are-we <p></p><p>New Hampshire’s energy grid relies heavily on fossil fuels like oil and coal, and getting the grid off of those fuels will be a major hurdle in addressing the challenge of global warming.</p><p></p><p>But here in New Hampshire, it’s proving a steep challenge to get carbon out of the electric supply, without breaking the bank for customers or utilities. But that doesn’t mean that people aren’t trying. As part of a weeklong look at New Hampshire’s Energy Future, we ask what’s being done about CO2?</p><p></p><p><strong>Efficiency First</strong></p><p></p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 20:00:00 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 20925 at http://nhpr.org Decarbonizing The Grid: Where Are We?