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Watch: David Morris – Distributed, Bottom-Up Energy System Makes a Strong, Smart Grid

| Written by ILSR Admin | 1 Comment | Updated on Jul 8, 2009 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

The conventional wisdom is that meeting our ambitious renewable energy goals requires a new, nationwide high-voltage transmission system. In a recent interview on CleanSkies TV, ILSR Vice President David Morris explains how a bottom-up, distributed renewable energy system can tap the inherent resources across the states and accomplish the goal at a lower cost.

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  • Scott A. Thorsen

    Good video. Very much foresight. I know he was probably talking about the Greenline Express in MISO but this very much appries to the Rock Island Clean Line project proposed by Clean Line Energy LLC wiht their high voltage DC powerline from coal country to the eastern states.

    Thank you.