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Consumers Pay Because Regulators Allow Natural Gas Use At This Solar Plant

August 13, 2016 by

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By Reece Brown and David Kreutzer, Ph.D. ~ Consumers are getting burned by a taxpayer-subsidized solar power plant in California’s Mojave Desert. An immensely wealthy consortium owns the plant. Government regulators approved a contract forcing consumers to pay four to five times the going rate for electricity produced by the plant. And the energy, because […]

Taxpayers Are Footing Bill For Solar Project That Doesn’t Work

March 30, 2016 by

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By David Kreutzer, Ph.D. ~ As every 10-year-old who ever got a sweater for a birthday present has been told, “it’s the thought that counts.” That seems to be the guiding principle at the Department of Energy and the California Public Utilities Commission when it comes to solar power. The latest example is the $2.2 […]

Media Outcry? Solar Energy Is Incinerating Birds Mid-Flight

March 19, 2016 by

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By Alatheia Larsen ~ Renewable energy is the future, so the greens and the liberal media keep saying. But it turns out that a solar energy project in Nevada is creating a lethal solar flux that singes, blinds, and even vaporizes birds. So where’s the media outcry? Volunteer group Basin and Range Watch sued the […]

Coal Fired Irony

August 24, 2015 by

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By Anton Lang ~ Not only does Renewable Power fail so comprehensively at replacing coal fired power, it turns out that all existing renewable power plants in Australia will need to replace themselves long before coal fired power ceases operations. There was an article in the media back in April, shown at this link, where […]

Renewable Power Australia – Here Comes Another Multi-Billion-Dollar Green Catastrophe, Uncosted By The Australian Labor Party

July 23, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Not costed, not modelled and not effective in “stopping” warming anyway. The truth behind the Australian Labor Party Leader Bill Shorten’s impossible “aim” of doubling renewable energy in 15 years – without hitting power prices: Labor has failed to detail the cost to consumers and electricity generators of its ambition to […]

Solar Thermal Power (Concentrating Solar) Fail – Just Look At Spain

November 8, 2013 by

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By Anton Lang (TonyfromOz) ~ How many times have you heard that there is a form of solar power that can indeed supply what is termed as Base Load Power? How many times have you heard the story of a solar plant in Spain that can supply power for 24 hours straight? How many times […]

Australian Solar Power Plants – Two More Failed Experiments To Add To The Growing List

August 20, 2013 by

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Let me show you how bovine waste can be dressed up to look like award winning fare from a Michelin Hatted restaurant. On Monday, in Australia, the Government of The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) announced two new Solar Plants would go ahead. Both plants are of the Solar PV type, meaning that the panels generate […]