Thursday, December 11, 2008
Iceland harnesses green energy for heat, power
By Jon Frankel
Reykjavik, Iceland - Imagine an entire nation dependent on something other than oil for its energy. It's cheap. There's plenty of it. And it means never worrying about instability half a world away.
But to find it, you have to go to Iceland — a country better known for its glaciers and booming fishing industry than leading the world in energy.
Here, it's all about hydrogen and geothermal technology.full story