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Starbucks Thinks Virtue Signaling Can “Save The Planet”

December 5, 2018 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ I’d just passed the local Starbucks in Chicago, when my cell phone buzzed to say the Washington, DC City Council had unanimously agreed “in a preliminary vote” to require that 100% of the District’s electricity must come from renewable sources by 2032. How can they put hundreds of wind turbines and […]

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 […]

100% Renewable Deception

November 26, 2018 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Press coverage of the crusade for 100% renewable electricity invariably talks about wind and solar energy. As I have pointed out, the wind and solar fantasy requires a stupendous amount of battery storage, which is never mentioned. This is because the 100% feasibility studies are deceptive. Wind and solar come […]

Batteries Not Included In Renewable Fantasy Plans

November 18, 2018 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The political fantasy of 100% renewable electricity is sweeping the nation. Governors and mayors, towns and cities, and whole States are vying for who can get there first. California’s 2045 target date was recently topped by Colorado’s incoming Governor’s announced target of 2040, just 21 short years from now. This […]

What Next For U.S. Climate And Energy Policies?

November 14, 2018 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ The “Blue Wave” never really reached shore, the U.S. Senate is still in Republican hands, the House of Representatives flipped to Democratic control, Trump era deregulation and fossil fuel production efforts continue, several governorships and state houses went from red to blue – and almost all state renewable energy and carbon […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – November 12th 2018

November 13, 2018 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Maybe due to the recent US elections, there’s a very high quantity of reports and articles in this cycle. I’ve tried to simplify this by having a special section on Nuclear Energy in this issue of the Newsletter. Greed Energy Economics: Federal […]

Energy Storage Isn’t Ready For Wide Deployment

November 7, 2018 by

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By Todd Royal ~ When understanding and examining energy storage for wide-scale, societal deployment that is scalable, affordable and reliable needs to include these factors: energy security, renewable power production and cyber security. At this time energy storage doesn’t meet any of these criteria. The best example is Tesla’s seemingly successful deployment November 2017 in […]