The Switch Interview

David Crane

CEO of NRG Energy at the time of the interview

Coal is the workhorse of baseload generation in the United States. The former CEO of an innovative American electricity producer discusses the future of power generation and transmission in America.

David Crane's Videos

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear's role in carbon reduction, dry cask storage, and the...

Coal's Potential Use Reduction

While the U.S. may decrease its coal consumption, this does...

Natural Gas

Domestic and cheap, but not clean enough

Carbon Capture

On the upsides of commercializing sequestration technology

Coal in the Energy Mix

How is coal consumption changing globally?


The complications of a complex, high voltage solar distribution network...

Smart Meters

Outlines the three stages of evolution for smart meters

Electric Cars

Despite popular belief, the time for electric car adoption is...


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