What does the United States need to do to start a renewables revolution and get its electrical grid to 50, 60, or even 90 percent green energy?
That’s a question that Greg Nemet, the author of How Solar Became Cheap: A Model for Low-Carbon Innovation, has been studying for years and across many dimensions since earning his doctorate from the University of California at Berkeley in energy and resources. Now a professor in the LaFollette School of Public Affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Nemet is also a researcher at the Mercator Research Institute for Global Commons and Climate Change in Berlin, Germany and a lead author for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change 6th Assessment Report.
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