US military sets goal to cut power grid dependence

11 April 2012 by

REUTERS - The Obama administration set a goal on Wednesday of building three gigawatts of solar, wind, and geothermal power capacity on U.S. military installations by 2025 that could require about $20 billion in private financing.

"We are doing it not principally to be green, we're doing it principally to provide greater security for our installations," an administration official told reporters in a teleconference.


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