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Energy And Environmental Newsletter – August 12th 2019

August 13, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Cost-Effective ‘Renewable’ Energy Is A Fictional Construct There is no conservative momentum for a carbon tax Bill Gates: The hidden costs of unreliable electricity Why should we subsidize tomorrow’s rich in the name of the climate? Wind […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – July 8th 2019

July 9, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Study: The Levelized Cost of Electricity from Existing Generation Resources Report: Cost Shifting is the Name of the Game for Wind & Solar Report: How Resources are Selected and Prices Set in Wholesale Electricity Markets Batteries Not […]

Battery Storage Is An Infinitesimal Part Of Electrical Power

July 3, 2019 by

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By Steve Goreham ~ Large-scale storage of electricity is the latest proposed solution to boost the deployment of renewables. Renewable energy advocates, businesses, and state governments plan to use batteries to store electricity to solve the problem of intermittent wind and solar output. But large-scale storage is only an insignificant part of the electrical power […]

Wind And Solar Are Already Costing You Money

June 27, 2019 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ We now generate 5% of our energy from wind and 1% from solar. It is a safe argument that once we quarry the cement required and mine and refine the steel and aluminum and mine the rare earths that every wind turbine requires, Industrial Wind Turbines can not even be […]

Big-Idea Energy Alternatives Are Costly And Puny

June 24, 2019 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Those who believe in the existence of adequate non-fossil alternatives essential to achieve a “carbon-neutral” U.S. — much less global — energy balance anytime soon, or at any cost, are dreadfully misguided. Nevertheless, there are very understandable reasons why such delusions continue to persist. One reason behind this facetious fantasy has […]

Reality Bites Joe Biden’s “Clean Energy Revolution”

June 19, 2019 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Presidential candidate Joe Biden recently announced his “Plan for a Clean Energy Revolution and Environmental Justice.” While it might be viewed as a Green New Deal Lite, the plan would inflict enormous economic, environmental and societal pain on most of the nation, for no climate benefits. First, as I’ve noted here […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – June 17th 2019

June 18, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: The Greens’ Goal has Always Been to Make Renewable Energy Expensive Combined-Cycle Natural Gas Power Beats Everything Else The Levelized Cost of Electricity from Existing Generation Resources Observations on the Alliance for Market Solutions’ ‘conservative’ case for […]