Energy And Environmental Newsletter – June 18th 2018

Posted on Wed 06/20/2018 by


John Droz JrBy John Droz, Jr ~

This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz.

Greed Energy Economics:

Retail Electricity Prices for sample countries

Wind Turbines Threaten Property Values in Upstate NY

Billions in U.S. solar projects shelved after Trump panel tariff

Texas Wind Power Story — Part One

Australia’s Self-Inflicted Renewable Energy Crisis: 200,000 Families Can’t Afford Electricity

Cost-Benefit Reform at the EPA

Environmentalists don’t support nuclear — as there is no money in it

Wind developer offers Ocean City free electricity, but town is still fighting offshore turbines

Turbine Health Matters:

Sound (and Light) Reasons to Tilt at Windmills

Judge’s ruling against Minnesota wind farm causes alarm for advocates

Audiologists — A Lingering “Conflict of Interest”

Update of Wind Turbine Accident Data (4/1/18)

Renewable Energy Destroying Ecosystems:

The Observed Impacts of Wind Turbines on Local Vegetation Growth

Archive: Overview of Turbine Fire Problem

A Free Pass to Kill Migratory Birds

Adopting wind and solar energy not so ‘green’

Taking aim at the real polluters: some US Environmental Groups

Miscellaneous Energy News:

Wind Energy Illusions

Archive: Wind and Solar have a Secret Friend — Gas

Wind Developer ordered to buy out Minnesota homeowners

Being “Green” is Easy — Ignore the Facts

Newly Elected Ontario Premier’s encouraging Statement on Wind Energy

The Social Benefits of Fossil Fuels Far Outweigh the Costs

New Texas Wind Project Could Interfere with Radars

How North Korea Has Weaponized Electricity

Natural gas – the miracle fuel

White House challenges FERC on grid security

Britain Has Gone Nine Days Without Wind Power

Fossil Fuels Conquered Famine

New England Operational Fuel-Security Analysis

NY Town Supervisor: I listened to the majority, and can’t be bought by wind developer

NY town tightens wind energy regulations

Wind Turbines and the Montague NY Doppler Radar — An Overview

Town Looks to Remove Failed Wind Turbine

Epic Renewables Fail, as Solar Crashes and Wind Refuses to Blow

Legislator sounds off again against offshore wind off Ocean City, MD

Regulators apply brakes to UMaine offshore wind project

PJM region and California dominate US storage via different paths

Special Judge to Hear Indiana Wind Project Lawsuit

Ontario Election Muddies Red-Hot Green Energy Issue

Canada Explores for more Atlantic Fossil Fuel Reserves

Pope Francis’ Crusade Against Fossil Fuels Hurts The Poor Most Of All

Short video: Yanny, Laurel & Energy

The Future of the U.S. Nuclear Decommissioning Market

Manmade Global Warming Articles:

EPA Celebrates 500 Days of American Greatness

Fellows of the Royal Geological Society pushback over climate position

The Rise of Political Correctness

The Corruption of Science

Identity Politics Undermining Science

A Different War of Attrition

Americans Served Badly by a Religion that has Run Its Course

Ten Religious Reasons Against Climate Change

Steve Milloy doesn’t like ‘climate bed wetters’

Three Climate Change Questions Answered

Speculative climate chaos v. indisputable fossil fuel benefits

Climate Change Has Run Its Course

Environmentalists Love Methane When It’s Rebranded ‘Renewable Biogas’

Inclusive of anything other than ourselves at universities

The Climate-Change Tort Racket

Citizens have a right to defend themselves against bad scientists

Tide gauges showing negative absolute sea level rise removed from data base

There’s no need to panic about the rising sea level

Archive: Caring for Creation: A Book of Good Intentions but Poor Science

US Environmental Group Targeted Based on its China Connections

Disequilibrium and relaxation times for species responses to climate change

Why Climate Doomsday Won’t Happen This Summer

Scientists debate human involvement in climate change during panel

The IPCC; Never Has So Much Been Made Out of So Little by So Many at So Great A Cost

Help EPA rethink regulatory cost-benefit analysis


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Thank you for your support.

John Droz, Jr.

Physicist and Environmental Advocate

Fellow: American Tradition Institute (

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