quote: So is solar better used on a house instead of a power plant
quote: For home applications, the ~20 year payback time is really crippling since most people only stay in a home for about 7-10 years.
quote: that's for the tax break goodness
quote: there is a need in peak power plants during the day. And solar will provide that nicely.
quote: 28.8 times as much power, but also cost 18 times
quote: Further more some of the very first solar cells manufactured (of a much inferior design) are still running at 95% efficiency with no problems after 21 years (source below)!
quote: waste management costs.
quote: plus massive operating, security
quote: All this thing does is sit there and a tech comes by if a motor gets jammed.
quote: Just make sure the truck is properly shielded.
quote: Now if we DID reprocess that fuel it would have to be transported, probably in a truck driven right down your street, to a specialized facility
quote: At least blame the real cause of our refusal to reprocess spent fuel.
quote: Now if we DID reprocess that fuel it would have to be transported, probably in a truck driven right down your street, to a specialized facility.
quote: save $36.5 billion over 10 years
quote: What you and others probably don't realize is you have been paying TRILLIONS for coal, oil, and gas subsidies for 80 years, so why in the hell wouldn't you want to pay for solar subsidies instead?
quote: at least a solar farm is a move, albeit small, in the right direction.