When Oil Meets Clean Technology
Posted by: JoshuaFurtado on Jul 20, 2011
Category: Industry Innovations
In a strange twist of fate, the renewable energy and the oil industries are finding new and interesting ways to help each other.
In an effort to make the process of extracting oil out of the ground cheaper, oil companies may start to implore technology gained from the solar industry
. At the same time a European Wind turbine manufacturer has explored using the oil industry’s expertise in building offshore oil rigs to make large offshore wind farms more economical
From John Zinnah