Monthly Archives: April 2013

TIR’s pillars 4/5: Developing smart grids

Today I continue with Jeremy Rifkin’s Third Industrial Revolution’s forth pillar : developing the use of “smart grids” in electricity production and consumption. What is at stake? Remember the TIR’s first pillar is shifting to renewable sources of energy? Yet, … Continue reading

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TIR’s pillars 3/5: Storing electricity once it is produced

Today, I go on about Jeremy Rifkin’s Third Industrial Revolution with its third pillar, which is about storing electricity. What’s at stake? Ever since we produce and consume electricity, the need for storage has been existing. Because our consumption is … Continue reading

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