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Book Review: “Peak Plastic” By Jack Buffington

March 24, 2019 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ “Plastics… There’s a great future in plastics.” So said “Mr. McGuire” to Dustin Hoffman’s character, Ben Braddock, in The Graduate. Indeed, Mr. McGuire was prescient. In more than half a century since he gave his succinct advice, plastic products have become ubiquitous and cheap thanks to a super-efficient global supply chain […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – March 4th 2019

March 5, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Study: Renewables get outsized federal subsidies EIA: Solar Growth Could make it More Expensive, not Less Next money ‘crop’ for farmers? Solar panels Big Oil Is Investing Billions in Renewable Energy It’s Time to Sunset Some Renewable […]

The Dark Side Of Green Technology

February 19, 2019 by

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By Ron Stein ~ When you consider the push for electrical vehicles (EVs) to replace gas and diesel combustion transports on our roadways, the carbon footprint valuation appears quite attractive. The batteries that power those EV’s are however dependent on exotic minerals to function which exposes the dark side of green technology. The mere extraction […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – February 11th 2019

February 12, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Bill Gates about the foolishness of renewables Study: The $2.5 trillion reason we can’t rely on batteries to clean up the grid Evolution of Electricity Rates New Huge Study: Wind Turbines Devalue nearby Homes The Three Major […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – January 1st 2019

January 22, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Schumer’s Green Energy Subsidies Cost Much More Than Trump’s Wall This May Be the Greatest Renewables Story Ever Told Green Suicide: The US could lose its crown as the world’s most powerful economy as soon as next […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – January 7th 2019

January 8, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Follow the (Climate Change) Money Study: Costs and consequences of wind turbine wake effects Let’s End Welfare Recipient-Fake Energy Wind And Solar Wind power: separating truth from spin Now will energy firms tell the truth on subsidies? Video: Carbon […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – December 3rd 2018

December 4, 2018 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Is Wind Power Actually Cheaper Than Coal Fired Power? No! Editorial: VA Offshore Wind Project Throws Caution to the Wind The Carbon Tax Scam Cost of US Nuclear Generation at 10 Year Low How Billions have been […]