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The 2014 State Of Wind Energy

April 22, 2014 by

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Desperately seeking subsidies By Marita Noon ~ With the growing story coming out of Ukraine, the ongoing search for the missing Malaysian jet, the intensifying Nevada cattle battle, and the new announcement about the additional Keystone pipeline delay, little attention is being paid to the Production Tax Credit (PTC) for wind energy—or any of the […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – April 14th 2014

April 15, 2014 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: London School of Economics Property Value Study Senate Committee Passes Bill With Two-Year PTC Extension Renewal of Wind PTC Will Lead to a Big Boost in Carbon Emissions Excellent Letter re US Wind Production Tax Credit (PTC) […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – March 24th 2014

March 25, 2014 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the most recent newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: The Poverty of Renewables Maine high court overrules state PUC approval of huge wind energy deal NJ PUC rejects offshore wind project as uneconomical Denmark ready to scrap offshore wind farms due to cost Spanish Utility blames renewables […]

Solar And Wind Power Losing Worldwide Support

March 21, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ In his state of the union speech in January President Obama claimed that the U.S. was closer to “energy independence” than ever. He was referring to solar energy while ignoring that his administration has been the most anti-fossil fuel energy than any previous one. The U.S. has the greatest energy reserves, […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – March 3rd 2014

March 4, 2014 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ Sometimes it’s hard not to get discouraged when one sees such a continuous flow of unscientific nonsense from sources that we might have thought had competence and intellectual integrity (like here and here and here). And then there are many millions of dollars spent to “break the resistance” of wind energy opponents (e.g. here). On the […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – February 10th 2014

February 11, 2014 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the most recent newsletter from John Droz, the first for this year. Greed Energy Economics: London School of Economics: Property Values do Decline 23 Texas wind project lessors sue over noise, nuisance and property value Noise, property values factor in wind forum discussion Renewable Energy Goals Must Be […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – January 20th 2014

January 21, 2014 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the most recent newsletter from John Droz, the first for this year. Several of you have thoughtfully asked how things are going with our campaign against a proposed NC wind energy facility. The answer is that things are progressing along very well — primarily due to many good citizens […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – December 30th 2013

December 31, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the most recent newsletter from John Droz, the last for this year. U.S. Production Tax Credit (PTC) Sen Grassley re the PTC Democrats push to extend clean energy tax credits as deadline looms US Senators oppose a PTC extension Can the American Wind Energy Industry Survive Without the […]

Green Power Gridlock: Why Renewable Energy Is No Alternative

December 17, 2013 by

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Caltech scholars estimate the U.S. would have to spend a Trillion Dollars by 2030 to make wind and solar work! By Larry Bell ~ Since just about everything we do and the equipment needed to support it depends upon a source of energy, wouldn’t it be great if someone would invent perpetual motion machines that […]

Green Profits Of Doom

December 16, 2013 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Britain’s Mail on Sunday on the great green gravy train: A three-month investigation shows that some of the most outspoken campaigners who demand that consumers pay the colossal price of shifting to renewable energy are also getting rich from their efforts… Four of the nine-person Climate Change Committee, the official watchdog […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – December 9th 2013

December 10, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the latest newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: A More Realistic Cost of Wind Energy Parasitic Wind Killing its Host Battle brews over new energy mandates Estimating the State-Level Impact of Federal Wind Energy Subsidies Ending the wind tax credit Turbine Health Matters: Good news for Falmouth: […]

Renewable Power Fail – Wind Power Is Just Money For Gas

December 1, 2013 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ It all sounds so green: ROYAL Dutch Shell actively lobbied the World Bank to stop funding coal-fired plants before an announcement this year that the lender would dramatically reduce its support of coal, Australia’s second biggest export. Shell’s head of gas, Maarten Wetselaar, said the energy giant had formed an advocacy […]

Renewable Power Australia – Scrap This Green Energy Target. Remove These Blights

November 5, 2013 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ It’s a hell of an expensive way to wreck our views. So why hasn’t the Abbott Government already scrapped the scheme that foists these follies on us?: AUSTRALIA’S mining giants are demanding the Coalition abandon the renewable energy target, warning the scheme is slugging electricity consumers $1.6 billion a year. In […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – October 28th 2013

October 30, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the latest newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: American Renewable Energy — a National Kamikaze Mission? Utility CEOs Call for End to Subsidies for Wind, Solar Power Assessing the Cost of Wind Energy   (Which was then followed up by this MR article, with good comments.) Wind Power […]

The Great American Wind Power Fraud

October 22, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ In July the Fairhaven, Massachusetts Board of Health voted to shut down the town’s two wind turbines at night between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. after dozens of residents had filed more than 400 complaints. Testing had demonstrated that the turbines exceeded state noise regulations and those specified in their operating […]

No Way To Run A Country

October 19, 2013 by

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The Economist helped push the UK’s romance with Green power, and now many Brits have to choose between heating and eating! By Dennis Avery ~ Churchville, VA. — We can’t predict how the government shutdown will be resolved in the short term, let alone the more permanent long run effect. Things are so bad that […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – October 7th 2013

October 8, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the latest newsletter from John Droz. Thank you for the MANY very supportive comments I’ve received about my upcoming talk to Congress (still scheduled for next Thursday: 10/17). The Congressional presentation is open to the public, but is an RSVP event, as space is limited and we need […]

The New York Wind Farm Scam

September 21, 2013 by

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Phony crony capitalism means ugly wind farms that kill birds and and whole communities! By Mary Kay Barton  ~ Congress’s last minute extension of the PTC or Production Tax Credit (aka: “Pork To Cronies”) within the December 31, 2012, fiscal cliff deal was good news for Big Wind corporate welfare profiteers, like Michael Polsky’s Invenergy. It […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – September 16th 2013

September 17, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the latest newsletter from John Droz. The most important recent environmental news is that Australian citizens have resoundingly voted in a new government that made a major issue of promoting more science-based energy and environmental policies — which is exactly what we have been advocating. See this sample […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – August 26th 2013

August 28, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ This is the latest newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Wind Energy: Only When the Wind Blows and the Subsidies Flow Wind Energy Curtailment Wind and Solar are Parasitic Power Producers It’s Not Gridlock That is Blocking a Carbon Tax, It’s Science and Economics Radio Interview: Massachusetts’ Cape Wind […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – August 5th 2013

August 7, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ Here are this period’s reports: Greed Energy Economics NH utility can’t get enough people to pay more for renewables The Two-pronged Plug of High Electricity Prices due to Wind Energy War on Subsidies: Brussels Questions German Energy Revolution Three good (short) anti-wind energy radio ads Glenn Schleede’s good comments re […]

Wind Power: Only When The Wind Blows And The Subsidies Flow

August 7, 2013 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ Wind turbines produce power only when the wind is blowing. But perhaps more importantly, wind production builds only when the subsidies are flowing. The wind industry is experiencing slow growth through the first half of the year and blaming uncertainty over a massive subsidy as a reason why. Alex Guillen of […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – July 15, 2013

July 16, 2013 by

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By John Droz, Jr. ~ I think you find this issue to have quite a few worthwhile articles and reports.   Two very disturbing stories are about how in two different institutions, two leading scientists apparently lost their job for not supporting the global warming narrative. See here and here from Australia’s JoNova site. More reports about greed […]

U.S. Electrical Power Sector CO2 Emissions Are Down!

July 10, 2013 by

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Why? Is It Because Of Wind Power? Well, no! More correctly, it seems that all those wind towers are just for show. That’s a pretty bold thing to say, and to back it up requires some in depth explanation. What is true is that those Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions are down, and in fact 7.5% […]

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