Author: Vincent A. Caruso
Can we achieve the energy transition without relying on fossil fuels and existing technology?
Recently, the photograph above made the rounds of LinkedIn and various industry chat rooms and created a decent amount of discussion – some positive and some not so much. The photograph above depicts one of the largest EV charging stations recently completed in the United States. This particular station, the Harris Ranch Tesla Supercharging Station, is located along Interstate 5 in California’s Central Valley and has the capacity to charge 98 electric vehicles simultaneously.
It was not the existence or the capacity of this station that made it newsworthy but rather the assertion that it was being powered by diesel generators - the connotation being that one of renewable energy’s recent triumphs couldn't exist but for fossil fuel support. Read More >