Thursday, August 4, 2011

How much lead is needed for the electric car?

Wind + Solar = A Cubic Mile of Lead - Death by Car: "How much lead would it take to build enough lead-acid batteries to enable construction of an all-wind-and-solar electrical grid to power the present energy use of the United States?"

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Great post. Here's an interesting video that talks about how Los Angeles can solve its transportation problems: http://www.gensleron.com/cities/2011/6/29/can-technology-transform-public-transit-in-la.html