Energy And Environmental Newsletter – January 8th 2018

Posted on Tue 01/09/2018 by


John Droz JrBy John Droz, Jr ~

This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz.

Greed Energy Economics:

The hidden costs of wind-power subsidies

The Disastrous Economic Impact of CO2 Reduction Policies

Tax Reform: New Uncertainties for Big Wind

NYS Wind Project Goes Bankrupt

Avangrid 2016 Financial statement. Note exceptionally high profits

Greenpeace false wind energy ad is withdrawn

‘Electrification’: The Road to Higher Energy Prices

The unseen cost of solar project on taxpayers in North Carolina

Tesla has a broad interpretation of the truth

Turbine Health Matters:

Study: Subjective perception of wind turbine noise

Wind Turbine Infrasound is a Unique Noise

NC County passes wind law with 1 mile setback & 35 dBA noise limit

Wind power backup and storage batteries explode into flames

Renewable Energy Destroying Ecosystems:

Short video: Wind energy destruction of a forest and its ecosystem

Wild lands ‘irrevocably damaged’ by push for wind power

US Accidental Bird Death Regulation is Modified

Hey Connecticut, Vermont and its Ridge lines are Not for Sale!

Miscellaneous Energy News:

Wind Energy is an Out-of-date Solution

Current Grid snapshot shows how poorly wind performs

Trump orders boost in production of critical minerals

Tax bill opens Alaska to Oil Production, Strengthening America

Turkey spending $1B on Geothermal Energy

Saudi Arabia to sign contracts for two nuclear reactors in 2018

Australia Now Home to World’s Largest Battery (at what cost?)

Cartoon: “Welcome to 2018, the year of the Moratorium.”

Archive: Why Wind Power Is Not Equal To Coal Fired Power

The war on coal is a war on the environment and the poor

How Much Fossil Fuels Are We Using Globally?

US oil production booms as new year begins

Wind project denied due to airport proximity

TVA resists supporting major wind project

Freedom is only one generation away from extinction

Special: Offshore Wind Energy:

Fishermen’s Doubts Persist on Offshore Wind Project

US fishermen fear forests of offshore wind turbines

Offshore Wind is Not Without Risks

Cape Wind opponent plans to refocus on original mission

Dutch plan vast wind project island in North Sea

Bird-tracking study reveals some migration paths cross areas slated for offshore wind projects

Manmade Global Warming Articles:

Report: Gas Saves More CO2 than Wind Does

DDP: Ten Questions about Climate Change

Looking at an actual climate change debate

The Cold Truth About Global Warming

The Battle for Infographic Reality

Phony Prophets Painting Fake Pictures to Produce an Alternate Global Warming Reality?

Climate Modeling Dominates Climate Science

Climate Change: Fake Temperatures?

Tamper, tamper! How They failed to hide the gulf between predicted and observed warming

Warming Projection May Be One Of The Great Scientific Blunders Of Modern Times

Trump’s National Security Plan: ‘Energy Dominance,’ Not ‘Anti-Growth’ Climate Policies

Washington Bureaucrats Are Quietly Working to Undermine Trump’s Agenda

Study: Cosmic Rays and Climate Change Link Found

25 Papers: Natural Forcing Explains Why Oceans Have Been Recently Warming & Cooling

Seven 2017 Papers Forecast Global Cooling

The Sun is Cooling Faster than Anyone Suspected

No CO2 Warming for the Last 40 Years

NOAA prediction: Most of US will have a warmer than average winter

The population bombers keep on getting it wrong

Huge snowfall increases over Antarctica could counter sea level rise


Please pass this information on to other open-minded, science-oriented people.

Thank you for your support.

John Droz, Jr.

Physicist and Environmental Advocate

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