Last updated on: 12/5/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

GE Energy Biography

Position:
Pro to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
Reasoning:

“Within a few years a substantial portion of our energy
– electrical and thermal in particular – will be covered by renewable sources, at a cost similar to that of the fossil fuel sources.”

“Co Jen: GE Energy – Jenbacher Gas Engines,” www.gepower.com, Jan. 2008

Description:

“GE Energy is one of the world’s leading suppliers of power generation and energy delivery technologies—providing a broad array of solutions for traditionally fueled plants as well as those driven by renewable resources such as wind, solar and biogas. As a part of GE Infrastructure—which also includes the Water, Rail, Aviation and Oil & Gas businesses—we have the worldwide resources and experience to help customers meet their needs for cleaner, more reliable and efficient energy.”

“GE Energy Factsheet,” www.gepower.com (accessed Dec. 3, 2008)

Mission:

“Our charter is to provide the technology and the ability for our customers to produce energy more reliably and efficiently, more cost effectively and with greater environmental awareness than ever before.”

“The Power of Experience,” www.gepower.com (accessed Dec.3, 2008)

Other:
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  1. Is Wind Power an Economical Alternative to Conventional Energy?