Title: Comparison of the Corrosivity of Dilbit and Conventional Crude
Author: Jenny Been, PEng, Ph.D., PMP
Publisher: Alberta Innovates – Technology Futures
Date: September 2011
In the absence of energy storage or hydro generation, the only way wind can operate is as an appendage to coal or natural gas generation; and the second, because wind imposes costs on other parts of the system which no previous technology has imposed and requires more new transmission infrastructure than any previous technology has required.