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Australian Politics – South Australia Election Result – Wind Blew Premier Weatherill Out

March 22, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Terry McCrann says the wind on election day is why green-mad South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill had to go: On Saturday, as South Australian voters headed for the polls, the wind was blowing strong and continuously… The real time data from the market operator AEMO showed more than 1000MW were being […]

Australian Politics – South Australian State Election Result – Weatherill Loses His ‘Referendum On Renewables’

March 18, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Background….. Yesterday, the State Election was held in the State of South Australia. The incumbent Labor Government led by Premier Jay Weatherill had been in Office for 16 years. Some reports suggested it would be a close result, and that Labor might just sneak back into power. The ‘wild card’ was […]

And They Boast Of Blowing Up The Power Station That Gave Them Reliable Power

November 10, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Four years ago I told South Australian Liberal leader Steve Marshall to blow up a wind tower to show he’d slash power prices and open the state for business. He was horrified. But under Labor, blowing up coal-fired power stations is the rage, despite leaving the state with among the world’s […]

Why Subsidise Mad Green South Australians?

August 19, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Maurice Newman is right. Why must richer states here in Australia subisidise the poorer States through the GST collection when some, like South Australia, are making themselves poorer through insane green ideology? Why are we subsidising stupidity? Newman: For example, while Tasmania is richly endowed with nature’s gifts, commercial exploitation consistently […]

Renewable Power Australia – Senator Xenophon Sacks Mate Who Says 50% Renewables Is Mad

April 8, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Federal Senator for South Australia, Nick Xenophon has sacked his top South Australian candidate for correctly saying Labor’s plans for a 50 per cent renewable energy target is “f…ing mad” and will destroy the state. Xenophon’s party seems hijacked by irrational greens, with fellow Xenophon MP Rebekha Sharkie now ominously calling […]

Renewable Power Australia – Wind Power Fails Again. No Jobs, Either

March 22, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill claims wind power will not just power his state but create jobs. But not only does the power go out, the jobs in renewable energy have dived from  2360 to 710 in just four years. Which means his wind towers are just monuments to green madness: […]

Killing Australia With Green Stupidity

February 14, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Australia is held back by nothing more than plain stupidity – green tinged. Today’s evidence: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Scott Morrison will hold urgent talks this morning with a delegation of business leaders warning that companies are starting to shed jobs due to the South Australian energy crisis and crippling […]

Renewable Power Australia – South Australia Loses Power Again In Another Wind Farm Fail

February 9, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ South Australia’s wind farms fail again, grinding out just 2 per cent of its total Capacity of power when the wind’s die in a heatwave. Result: blackouts to 40,000 homes as the temperature soars above 40 degrees. And lives put in danger by this green madness. Widespread power blackouts were imposed […]

Renewable Power Australia – More Blackouts In South Australia. Where’s The Wind?

December 1, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ South Australia gets disconnected from the national electricity grid, meaning it must rely on its own electricity – including all that expensive wind power it boasts about. Result: blackouts affecting 200,000 people. About 200,000 people experienced power outages overnight after South Australia disconnected from the national electricity network. The Australian Energy […]

No To Coal Fired Power: How South Australia’s Labor Party Killed Reliable Power Supply

October 23, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ A new letter shows how South Australia’s Labor government, maddened by its global warming religion, refused a deal to save its last coal-fired power station. Result: electricity bills shot up and the whole state lost its power. Rebecca Puddy: The Weatherill Labor government has released a letter ­detail­ing negotiations with the […]

Renewable Power Australia – Report: Wind Power Caused The South Australia Blackout

October 20, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill – along with green energy interests and many journalists – claimed South Australia’s fault had nothing to do with the state’s wind generators. They were telling untruths. A new report into the disaster concludes the blackout was caused by wind farms suddenly going off line, while […]

Renewable Power Australia – Steven Marshall Should Have Listened And Blown Up A Wind Farm

October 10, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ It was three years ago that I advised South Australia’s Liberal Party Leader to get himself a stick of gelignite and blow up a wind generator. Yes, we were at a party but, no, I wasn’t drunk. I told the startled Steven Marshall this was the best way to cut through […]

Renewable Power Australia – Renewable Madness Will Cost Us $41 Billion

October 7, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg warns that just to meet the renewable energy targets of the Labor states would cost us $41 billion and require another 4800 wind towers to wreck our views. And as South Australia has now taught us: we’d still end up with electricity that goes out in a […]

Renewable Power Australia – Green Hypocrites Exposed By South Australia Storm

October 6, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Wow, the hypocrisy. Check the global warmists now attacking Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull for making “political points” about the weather. Pot, meet kettle. How we laughed. Last week the Prime Minister pointed out South Australia had just lost its whole electricity supply in a storm despite having more wind power […]

Renewable Power Australia – Green Power Works When There’s A Daddy To Pay

October 4, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ South Australia ran to Canberra for subsidies to protect Arium Steel – which has now been shut down in part because of the state’s ruinously juvenile obsession with green power. Terry McCrann and Nick Cater expose how green power is killing South Australia. Terry McCrann: ABSOLUTE unmitigated, undiluted bullcrap: the desperate, indeed […]

How They Gloated When South Australia Blew Up Its Last Coal Fired Generator

September 30, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ South Australian Liberal leader Steven Marshall ignored the advice I gave him before the last election to blow up a wind tower to announce his state would be open for business if he won. My plan was too radical. But Labor then blew up a coal-fired generator and the ABC applauded. […]

Renewable Power Australia – South Australia Shows The World Why No One Should Invest There

September 29, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Background: Yesterday, at around 4PM, the whole of the State of South Australia lost power as the electricity grid failed totally. That is an area of around one and a half times the size of the State of Texas. However, because Australia is sparsely populated, the total population is only 1.8 […]