October 31 2008 / by Garry Golden / In association with Future Blogger.net
Category: Government Year: 2009 Rating: 4 Hot
MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow interviews Barack Obama (on 10/31/08) who highlights near term demands (and opportunities) for ‘Smart Grid’ investments needed to bring the US infrastructure into 21st Century.
‘Big Grid’ could replace ‘Big Oil’ as a major story for 2009, as it becomes clear that the regulatory frameworks of our electricity utilities are not designed to support growth of utility scale wind and solar, micro-distributed power generation, and energy storage. All these things are disruptive!
[Infrastructure Theme Begins minute 4:00]
Video Source MSNBC Rachel Maddow Show