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U.S. military pursuing microgrids

1/3/2013 06:00 PM EST
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RGrut   1/3/2013 10:30:31 PM
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Canadian heavy crude is selling at $45 a barrel and our president won't allow a pipeline to import it.

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DrQuine   1/5/2013 1:37:25 AM
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The military has to be able to setup self sufficient power systems for bases in hostile locations. Innovative power generating systems can reduce the need for fossil fuels which become staggeringly expensive when delivered to the front line. With luck, the lessons learned will be translated into civilian solutions for locations (such as Connecticut) that lose power on a regular basis.

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