Energy And Environmental Newsletter – November 12th 2018

Posted on Tue 11/13/2018 by


John Droz JrBy John Droz, Jr ~

This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz.

Maybe due to the recent US elections, there’s a very high quantity of reports and articles in this cycle. I’ve tried to simplify this by having a special section on Nuclear Energy in this issue of the Newsletter.

Greed Energy Economics:

Federal renewable energy subsidies reduce reliability, hinder the market

BBC Mislead Again — This Time About the Cost of Wind Power

Report: Natural Gas Economics Outshines Solar, Blows Past Wind

Twilight of the Green Follies

The Production Tax Credit: Corporate Subsidies & Renewable Energy

Green Energy Mandates Could Double Your Electric Bills

Former Wind Energy CEO Charged In Million Dollar Fraud Scheme

The Price We Pay for Giving the Green Energy Lobby Power

NextEra: Wind will be competitive after PTC sunset

Wind Turbines May Result in $27 Million Property Value Decline

Fukushima wind turbine to be removed due to high maintenance costs

What are the indirect costs of the Canadian carbon tax?

The NY Times’ “Three Surprising Energy Trends” Editorial: Surprising Because They Aren’t True

PTC still going strong

Wind Turbines “Imprudent, Unreasonable, Unnecessary, Approved”

The Economic Fall and Political Rise, of Renewable Energy

China, India will never impose carbon tax on themselves

Turbine Health Matters:

MA Town Board of Health Says Turbines Negatively Affecting Public Health

New Medical Research Confirms Infrasound Negatively Impacts Heart Health!

Wind Energy Proponents Don’t Acknowledge Proven Turbine Health Hazards

Study: Wind Turbine Noise and Health Effects

Peer-reviewed study on wind turbine mechanical failures

New WHO noise guidelines for Europe released

Rural Communities Revolt as WHO Deems Turbine Noise Serious Health Risk

Silencity: Wind Turbines 2018

Ontario moving on health hazard study into wind turbines

Renewable Energy Destroying Ecosystems:

Study: Turbines kill off 75% of buzzards, hawks and kites that live nearby

Study: 10% reduction in birds near wind turbines

Is an Injured Peregrine Falcon a Harbinger of Future Economic Loss?

Wind project monitors to warn of approaching eagles in bid to prevent bird deaths

Miscellaneous Energy News:

Why Wind Power is Not the Answer

Industrial wind projects threaten rural quality of life

To the Metal Beasts on the Hilltop

US Energy Policy After the 2018 Midterms

Wind Lobbyists Make Promises They Can’t Keep

Stilling: The curious case of land wind speed decline

Keep It in the Ground: A Strategy of Lies and Junk Lawsuits

Canadian government carbon tax plan rife with problems

Some worthwhile energy videos about improving the message

Arizona AG Suing Steyer, Energy Group, for Demonstrably False Statements

Archive: US Renewable Energy Output — A Closer Look

A looming technology-security minerals crisis?

Mass-mailing of wind energy political flyers irks candidates

Washington State Voters Reject Carbon Tax

California Supports “Foreign” Big Oil

Upstate New Yorkers Are Being Targeted for Wind Projects

NYS fritters away clean hydro power

Market forces buffeting future of wind power in Maine

Indiana Towns Fighting Wind Energy

Growth of Wind Energy Spurring Blowback

Oklahoma wind project mitigation plan extended for a third time

Rain damage to wind turbines is a serious and potentially costly problem

GE announces the world’s most powerful offshore wind turbine

Fact Checking Seven Falsehoods in CNN’s EPA Report

Short video about Fracking and earthquakes in Kansas

Proposition 112 (Not Fracking) Threatens Colorado Citizens

Colorado voters say no to larger setbacks for oil and gas

Washington Examiner’s Energy Reporting Going Downhill

Ethanol Is Bad Science And Bad Policy

The Dirt on Electric Cars

Vehicle Tailpipe Emissions Are SAFE

Short Video: Caught Green Handed

Neighbors sue local legislators about Virginia Solar Project

What’s Next for U.S. Climate and Energy Policies?

Nuclear Energy:

Scientists and experts object to anti-nuclear bias in UN climate report

Once Critical, Environmentalists Have Changed Their Tune On Nuclear Power

Archive Report: Fukushima — The Response was Worse than the Event

Next Generation Nuclear Power

Study: Nuclear Power Learning and Deployment Rates – Disruption and Global Benefits Forgone

Measuring Employment Generated by the Nuclear Power Sector

Australian PM: End of Australian Nuclear Moratorium?

Global nuclear power to reach 536GW by 2030

China and India Will Lead World’s Nuclear Growth

India makes climate change case for nuclear power

India Nuclear Facility Breaks World Operating Record

As Renewables Drive Up Energy Prices, Voters In U.S., Asia & Europe Are Opting For Nuclear Power

Electricity is Vital to our Society and Economy

Archive: Renewable and Nuclear Heresies

Fraudulent science behind radiation regulations

A Virginia Farmer Fights to Harvest His Uranium

Van Snyder’s Web about Nuclear Power

Utah town mayor wants to withdraw from SMR project

US Sen. Graham: MOX cancellation a ‘colossal mistake’

Manmade Global Warming Articles:

Short Video: Jordan Peterson on Climate Change

IPCC: Where Dictators Overrule Scientists

AGW Report: IPCC SR15 Climate Change Report is Based on Faulty Premises

Moving The Goalposts, IPCC Secretly Redefines ‘Climate’

UN’s Solution to Climate Change: End Capitalism

The UN Admits That The Paris Climate Deal Was A Fraud

Three Surprises About Nobel Laureate Nordhaus’s Model of Climate Change

Levin TV: Dr. Pat Michaels on Global Warming, wind energy, etc.

National Association of Scholars: Making Science Reproducible

The Intrinsic Value of Nature and the Proper Stewardship of the Climate

500 Million Years of Unrelatedness between Atmospheric CO2 and Temperature

Video: Is the Global Temperature Record Credible?

UN Report Shows Stopping ‘Catastrophic’ Global Warming Is Impossible. So What’s The Point?

Physicist Presentation: Contradictions to IPCC’s Climate Change Theory

Dr. Lindzen: Global Warming for Two Cultures

Study: Sea Level Rise & The Illusive Flooding of New York City

Expert Testimony in NYC against Sea Level Rise

Sea Level Rise: A Little Perspective

Evolution of 21st Century Sea-level Rise Projections

Global Temperatures Rose As Cloud Cover Fell In the 1980s and 90s

AGW Study: Alpine Glaciers Started Melting Much Earlier Than Thought

Fact-Checking the State of the UK Climate

Do Hurricanes Florence and Michael Provide Evidence for Global Warming?

NY AG Sues Exxon Over Climate Change

Al Gore Admits Global-Warming Warning Concerns ‘Torqued’

Debunking the overpopulation alarmists

But What Will Take Its Place?

Why Some Scientists Say Global Warming Is Out and Global Cooling Is In

Some Catholic Bishops Call for Action regarding Climate Change

Climate Predictions Could Be Wrong In UK And Europe

The Paris Climate Gang is Breaking Up

Only 16 Countries Meet their Paris Commitments

Aligning the IEA Sustainable Development Scenario to Paris goals

NC Gov Signs ‘Unprecedented’ Executive Order to Reduce GHG Emissions

Archive: The Proper Role of Government

The Sad, Sad Culture of Progressivism

AGW Report: Radiation Balance and Transparent Media

Attenborough Ditches ‘Turn-Off’ Eco Doom-Mongering

Earth’s Upper Atmosphere Cooling Dramatically

A major problem with recent climate change paper

New book: The Green Swastika: Environmentalism in the Third Reich

Climate alarmism paradigm protection at NSF

3 out of 4 Green ballot initiatives, bite the dust

Witch Hunts, Climate, and Climate-Change Madness

MetaEval: A JMP Add-In to evaluate a claim coming from a meta-analysis

1 in 4 Statisticians Asked to Commit Scientific Fraud


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Thank you for your support.

John Droz, Jr.

Physicist and Environmental Advocate

Fellow: American Tradition Institute (

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