variable renewables


Four Ways the Attack on Wind and Solar Is Wrong

January 27, 2014 by Herman Trabish

Renewables and Intermittency

The more accurate term for intermittent renewables is ‘variable renewables.’ The word ‘intermittent’ reinforces the impression that wind and solar are unreliable. The word ‘variable’ underscores the fact that, like all energy sources, wind and solar can and must be managed by grid operators.[read more]