Craig Shields's Comments

January 28, 2015

Photoessay: A Day in the Life of a Wind Farm Operator

A.G.: I'm with you all the way. There is a chapter called "Cheap Wind" in my most recent book ( that provides the many reasons that all this is becoming so incredibly cost-effective.

October 14, 2014

Prost! 5 Breweries Embracing Renewable Energy

Good topic, Meg! My experience with breweries and solar is complicated: a) they are staunch advocates of sustainability, but b) they are EXTREMELY sophisticated in the use of heat exchangers are other ways to recapture waste heat, and, c) they are inundated with calls from solar salespeople. Here's something I wrote on the subject:

October 19, 2009

Solar Thermal: Leading by Example

Yes, this is a brilliant summary, to be sure. Hi, Stephen. Keep up the good work. Btw, here's a post I wrote on your podcast about biomass the other day: And, perhaps more on topic, one of several I've written on solar thermal:

Again, great stuff.

Craig Shields

Craig Shields

Editor of, author of Renewable Energy - Facts and Fantasies (Clean Energy Press - 2010)

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