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Energy Department Looks At Green Impact On Power Grid

July 1, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Energy Secretary Rick Perry said the upcoming Department of Energy study on power grid’s reliability is needed to address the facts after the Obama administration placed a premium on politics—but green energy is reportedly ready to push back. The study, set to be released in the coming weeks, will look at […]

How Environmental Groups Are Responding To Trump’s ‘Solar Wall’ Pitch

June 26, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump’s idea of putting solar panels on his long-promised border wall hasn’t gained a lot of support among top environmental lobbying groups—even though the organizations have long backed solar power as a key renewable energy. “The problem with talking about solar panels on Trump’s border wall is that it’s […]

More Solar Jobs Is A Curse, Not A Blessing

May 10, 2017 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Citing U.S. Department of Energy data, the New York Times recently reported that the solar industry employs far more Americans than wind or coal: 374,000 in solar versus 100,000 in wind and 160,000 in coal mining and coal-fired power generation. Only the natural gas sector employs more people: 398,000 workers in […]

Diogenes Searching For Honest Policies

March 7, 2017 by

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Renewable energy is defective solution in search of a problem, money, and power By Paul Driessen ~ The Greek philosopher Diogenes reportedly carried an oil lamp during the daytime, the better to help him find an honest man. People everywhere should join Congress and the Trump Administration in search of honest energy and climate policies […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – February 6th 2017

February 7, 2017 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Coal Plants Shutdown Raised Electricity Rates, & Fails to Reduce Pollution Germany’s $Billion Green Mistake Renewable Energy Tax Incentives – Potential Clues To An Uncertain Future Trump’s Tax Reform Will Threaten Wind-Financing Deals Renewable Energy Destroying Ecosystems: […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – January 16th 2017

January 17, 2017 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Turbine Health Matters: Safety of Industrial Turbines Questioned Renewable Energy Destroying Ecosystems: Short video: How the energy transition is destroying our environment Industrial Wind Turbines “Incredibly Intrusive” Can Wind Energy be Bird & Bat Safe? Miscellaneous Energy News: NC Legislative […]

Recent Energy And Environmental News – January 2nd 2017

January 5, 2017 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: The Social Cost of Carbon Per Capita Energy Productivity for Primary Sources of Electrical Energy Energy Subsidies The $3.5 Trillion Fracking Economy Is About To Get A Lot Bigger More IRS Wind Energy Shenanigans Turbine Health Matters: […]