Browsing All posts tagged under »Nuclear power Generation«

Reflections On Vogtle’s Perennial Drama

October 6, 2018 by

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By Katie Tubb ~ Some of the dust is beginning to settle after another projected cost increase of the Vogtle power station in Georgia, where the only two nuclear power plants being built in the U.S. today are located. Completion of the 2,200-megawatt project was unclear last week, as the three biggest utility partners fell […]

Renewable Power Australia – Will The ABC Then Promote Nuclear Power?

April 9, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Australia’s ABC Media flogs its global warming agenda: UK Conservatives are embracing a future without coal-fired power stations. Chris Uhlmann points out the catch – Britain’s other power sources: Can’t wait for the ABC to start pushing for the nuclear power demonised for decades – just as it demonises coal today. […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – July 3rd 2017

July 4, 2017 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Very Good: New EU proposals would kill solar and wind Study: Evaluation of a proposal for grid power with 100% wind, water, and solar Climate Change has cost you at least $166 Billion so far Solar Power […]

How The French Fight Global Warming

October 25, 2014 by

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By Katie Tubb ~ The past month has seen considerable news on the global warming front—the National Academy of Sciences found that the U.N. underestimates the amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) absorbed by plants, Greenpeace’s founder described the group as an “evil organization” that has “lost concern for humanity,” and a paper in the journal […]

Wind Power Fail – 2012 – Same As Always

December 13, 2012 by

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EVERY WIND TOWER IN THE U.S. CAN ONLY GENERATE THE SAME ELECTRICAL POWER AS JUST 9 NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS, WHICH IS ONLY ONE SIXTH OF THE ENTIRE AMERICAN NUCLEAR POWER FLEET. While this looks to be a questionable and emotive thing to say, it is in fact the truth of the matter. Currently, in the […]

Nuclear Electrical Power Generation – Why The Fuss? – Introduction

October 19, 2010 by

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UPDATE 2012.  This series is now more than three years old, and while nearly all the information is generic and still current, what is not current is the Post dealing with costings. This Post was based around information available at the time, almost four years old now, and that information changes quite regularly, so constantly […]

The Major Physical Impossibility Of Solar Thermal Power

October 14, 2010 by

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This first part here may seem boring, but it is absolutely critical when discussing this matter. If you pass a single wire through a magnetic field, a flow of electrons is induced in that wire, hence, pretty basically, you have generated electrical power, the flow of electrons. So, it stands to reason that if that […]