Do Solar and Wind Cause Power Plants to Release More Pollution? No Says NREL

One claim against solar and wind power is that they cause fossil fuel power plants to release significantly more emissions as they cycle electric production up and down to balance the load of electricity on the grid. A new study from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) essentially calls that concern hogwash and dispels the myth — again.

via Renewable Energy News – RenewableEnergyWorld.com http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/blog/post/2013/10/do-solar-and-wind-cause-power-plants-to-release-more-pollution-no-says-nrel?cmpid=rss

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