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Why Wind Power Is Not Equal To Coal Fired Power

April 1, 2017 by

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By Anton Lang ~ How often have you heard that Wind power is intermittent, but has anyone ever explained that to you, or shown just how it actually is intermittent, and what it means. What if you need a dedicated amount of power all the time? Can wind power be relied on to generate that […]

Climate Change Australia – You Pay So They May Play At Planet Saving

March 30, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Add this to the cost of global warming alarmism: “Wholesale electricity prices jumped in anticipation of yesterday’s closure of the Hazelwood power station in Victoria, with ­analysts forecasting 10 to 20 per cent increases in household power bills next year.” And the difference that closing Hazelwood will make to the climate: […]

Fake Fixes To Power Crisis Caused By Fake Scare

March 20, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ We have been betrayed. Next week the giant Hazelwood coal-fired power station will be shut by our politicians’ global-warming policies. Hazelwood generates up to 20 per cent of Victoria’s electricity and 5 per cent of Australia’s. It is also a key back-up for South Australia, now desperately short of its own […]

Hazelwood Power Plant Closing 31st March – Currently Delivering More Power Than Every Wind Plant In Australia (With Updates)

March 8, 2017 by

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By Anton Lang ~ This Post is about the upcoming closure of the Hazelwood Power Plant. Each day, I will be adding the totals for power delivery from this plant with a comparison to ALL the wind power in Australia, and also the total for Wind Power in Victoria, the same State where the Hazelwood […]

Renewable Power Australia – Fact Checking The Bolt Interview with Labor’s Tanya Plibersek

February 16, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Earlier this week, I interviewed deputy Labor Party leader Tanya Plibersek  on The Bolt Report. She claimed Labor’s 50 per cent renewable energy target would cut electricity prices, not raise them. I said this was wrong, and Plibersek in response cited her alleged sources. Reader Peter Rees checked them, and has […]

Renewable Power Australia – Coal And Gas Save NSW From Blackouts, But Labor Demands More Wind

February 13, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Australian Labor Party wants to force the country to switch to 50 per cent green power – almost all of it unreliable wind and solar – by 2030, or just 13 years from now. How mad is that? New South Wales (NSW) was baked by a heat wave on the […]

Renewable Power Australia – Alcoa: Warmist Politicians Spend More Money To Fix What They Broke

December 21, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Here in Australia, Victoria’s Labor Government, led by Premier Daniel Andrews, drives the giant Hazelwood coal-fired power station out of business with its insane global warming policies. With power prices now soaring, it is offering $200 million to keep open an aluminium smelter which can’t survive the logical consequences of its […]