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The Green New Deal Wants Us To Capture Every Inefficient Breeze

October 19, 2019 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Can wind power replace fossil fuels with the help of even less productive solar energy? The answer is no regardless of the extraordinary requirements presented to Congress in the Green New Deal (GND) . It states that the nation will transition to 100% renewable energy (without the help of nuclear […]

Wind Turbine Math Does Not Add Up

October 16, 2019 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ In a recent article I referenced a comment by Sarah Lozanova (Earth911, August 2017) that decommissioning wind farms might be more costly than the construction phase. This month, we learn a bit more about these costs – and the news is staggering! Blasting the MBTA in Boston Bostonian Bruce Maclay complained to […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – October 14th 2019

October 15, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: It Costs $532,000± to Decommission A Single Wind Turbine In a “Reversal” Wind Power Industry Wants More U.S. Tax Credits Dr. Fritz Vahrenholt: Let’s Not Commit Economic Suicide The Economic Viability of Gas-To-Liquids Technology Negotiation puts wind […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – September 30th 2019

October 1, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: Climate and the Money Trail Climate change: the Hoax that Costs Us $4 Billion a Day Germany On Economic Suicide Watch US Wind Developers Rush to Secure Tax Credits The Electric Vehicle Free Lunch is Coming to […]

How Do You Throw Away A Dead Wind Turbine?

September 17, 2019 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ Contrary to popular opinion, the life cycle of a modern wind turbine is no more than 20 to 25 years. Since turbine blades cannot be burned and are not recyclable, the recommended option is landfill disposal. But not every landfill can even accept these massive structures, even after they are broken into […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – September 16th 2019

September 17, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: How AWEA misrepresents the cost of wind energy California raises the caution flag on ‘green jobs’ Sometimes, a greener grid means a 40,000% spike in power prices McKinsey Report: Renewables Threaten German Economy & Energy Supply 2018 […]

Energy And Environmental Newsletter – August 29th 2019

September 3, 2019 by

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By John Droz, Jr ~ This is the latest Energy Related newsletter from John Droz. Greed Energy Economics: China has slashed clean energy funding by 39%, leading a global decline China switches $1B in ‘green’ finance to coal projects in first half of the year The Misanthropic Bankers Behind the Green New Deal How Elon […]