Hydropower, Solar, Wind Power

Energy Islands Could Use Power of Tropics, Says Innovator

[Guardian Unlimited] From a distance it looks like an island paradise, but get closer and those tall structures that could be palm trees turn out to be wind turbines – and the surf laps against wave barrages instead of sandy beaches. Welcome to “Energy Island”, a vision of how humans could help meet our future needs for energy, food and water using the power of nature in the tropics.