Building a Maginot Line for Energy?

M.E. Webber, July 2017 (Citation)


The story of the Maginot Line has some useful lessons to offer engineers designing modern energy infrastructure. If you build in the wrong place and point in the wrong direction, your expensive infrastructure project will provide you only a false sense of security while inviting competitors to run circles around you.


M.E. Webber. “Building a Maginot Line for Energy?” Mechanical Engineering. July 2017.