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New York State’s Energy Future: Lighting Candles?

June 21, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ The New York State Legislature just passed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act. Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to sign the bill into law. This measure contains new mandates for the state to eliminate net carbon emissions in the next thirty years, by 2050, equal to just 15 percent of […]

UK Says 100% Renewables Won’t Work

May 22, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ A lot of countries (as well as many U.S. states and utilities) are announcing so-called zero-carbon plans, typically with a target year around 2050. These are often reported as calling for 100% renewable energy, which is wrong. There is a difference between zero-carbon and 100% renewables, but this is often […]

A Brutal Example Of Why 100% Renewables Can’t Work

February 5, 2019 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The brutal cold wave that just struck America provides a stark example of why 100% renewables cannot possibly work. Once the massive high pressure system was in place there was almost no wind, so no significant wind power. And the coldest temperatures by far were at night or early morning, […]

Renewable Power Australia – Frydenberg Hints: No More Subsidies Or Targets For Renewables

October 9, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Let’s hope sense kicks in: The Turnbull government is hinting that the rapidly declining cost of renewable energy is undermining the case for further clean-energy subsidies, as it maintains it will make a decision on a clean energy target in coming months. In a speech to the Australian Financial Review’s National […]

Monumental, Unsustainable Environmental Impacts

July 3, 2017 by

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Replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy would inflict major land, wildlife, resource damage By Paul Driessen ~ Demands that the world replace fossil fuels with wind, solar, and biofuel energy – to prevent supposed catastrophes caused by manmade global warming and climate change – ignore three fundamental flaws. 1) In the Real World outside the […]

Electrical Power Generation Australia – The Finkel Report’s Fine Print: Electricity Plan Will Cost, Not Save

June 16, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ You were told the Finkel plan pushed by the Turnbull Government would save you money. That was always unebleiveable. But now it turns out that even Finkel had a catch that make that promise false. Last week’s spin: Australian households would save about $90 a year, or up to $1000 on […]

Renewable Power Australia – Why Prime Minister Turnbull’s Green Plan Is Destroying The Liberals

June 14, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Here in Australia, the Turnbull Government is destroying itself by touting the Finkel report with its renewable energy target of a ludicrous 42 per cent. The Liberal party room must water it down – if not block it. Turnbull will then fight Labor with a compromise on his own green beliefs. […]