More reports about greed energy economics:
PTC related —
A good analysis
Wind energy has had enough subsidies
Tax Breaks Don’t Create Jobs (by NYS Comptoller)
Exelon (which owns 38 wind projects) is against PTC
NYS IDA fails to create jobs (e.g. with wind energy).
A fine study showing how a state’s RPS is a financial loser.
More reports about turbine health matters:
Must watch short video about shadow flicker.
More reports about turbine wildlife matters:
This is a significant article about bats and turbines.
Miscellaneous energy reports:
Some enthusiasts believe that the solution for wind energy is battery storage. I have warned them that it is (and will be) not only prohibitively expensive, but it will also be extremely dangerous. Here is a major fire at such a wind facility.
Must Read: article written by a wind lease landowner.
An interesting debate scheduled between Alex Epstein and Bill McKibben.
Citizens given the opportunity to vote on whether they want a wind project. 90%± say NO.
Another article about Green Illusions.
Two studies on the health consequences of the Fukushima event.
An interesting video about a town taken over for energy reasons.
Eight Principles of the American Conservation Ethic is a new release.
Some recent global warming articles of interest —
New study concludes that about half of the past 100 years IPCC’s reported global warming is due to inaccurate data.
There are now over 1100 peer-reviewed papers supporting AGW skeptics.
Another good Lindzen speech.
Dr. John Christy’s excellent Congressional testimony on AGW.
Alexander Cockburn passed away. He had written some interesting pieces, like Merchants of Fear.
An interesting story about AGW unintended consequences.
A disturbing court case about AGW and the public trust.
Some other recent articles of general interest —
The Deck of Cards — a short video worth watching.
A disturbing video about the US national debt.
Please pass this information on to other open-minded, science-oriented people.
Thank you for your support.
John Droz, Jr.
Physicist and Environmental Advocate
Fellow: American Tradition Institute (http://www.atinstitute.org)