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US Coal Consumption Up 17% In 2021; also up in Germany, Japan, China, etc.
JANUARY 17, 2022
By Paul Homewood
So much for the myriad claims about going “beyond coal.”
According to a …Continue
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The Biden administration announced on October 13, 2021, it will subsidize the development of up to seven offshore wind systems (never call them farms) on the US East and West coasts, and in the Gulf of Mexico; a total of about 30,000 MW of offshore wind by 2030.
Biden's offshore wind systems would have an adverse, long-term impact on US electricity wholesale prices, and the prices of all other goods and services, because their expensive electricity would…Continue
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Skrable, Kenneth; Chabot, George; French, Clayton1
1University of Massachusetts Lowell, 1 University Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854.
Health Physics: February 2022 – Volume 122 – Issue 2 – p 291-305
After 1750 and the onset of the industrial revolution, the anthropogenic fossil…Continue
In the presentation, slide no. 55 depicts the average household electricity costs in euro-cents per kilowatt-hour, for a home consuming 3500 kwh annually.
This article is the first in a series on the underreported costs of solar power. American farmers express concerns about being crowded…
An ice storm and accident (a truck jack-knifing) stranded thousands of drivers, in freezing conditions, on the Virginia I-95 overnight on Monday.
My question – what would have happened, if almost all would be driving electric vehicles?…
French President Emmanuel Macron told one of the nation’s leading newspapers that he no longer considers the unvaccinated to be French citizens, and that his primary COVID-19 strategy is to continue to “piss them off” until they submit to his COVID-19 mandates, i.e., coerce them, break their will.Continue
Germany’s New Government Plans To Use 10% Of Country’s Land Area For Wind Turbines
By Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt
After the phase-out of nuclear energy at…
I am not surprised at the lack of public trust in Washington, DC, and elsewhere. The games of smoke and mirrors played in Washington are off-the-charts outrageous.
Never, ever, has there been such a level of deceit, as Democrats have inflicted on the US People, since January 2021, using a controversial election in 2020 (see Appendix), to obtain government power, to relentlessly implement:
- An increased size and intrusiveness of the federal government
Greek green follies fail…a U-turn back to coal
This article is By P Gosselin on 8. December 2021
Until recently, Greece was one of the largest operators of…Continue
Texas Tribune: Not enough done to prevent another winter blackout
Guest essay by Eric Worrall
According to the Texas Tribune, the state government has not done enough to secure the supply of gas against another winter deep freeze.…Continue
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Deep freeze in Arctic Europe sends power prices soaring
By Paul Homewood
It’s so cold, even Norwegians refuse to ski
On the Finnmark plateau, between Kautokeino and Karasjok, temperatures dropped down to -35°C on Sunday. The forecast for the coming week…Continue
Once again, an inanimate Tesla has burst into flames.
The latest incident comes from Upper Dublin, Pennsylvania, where a…
The Transportation Climate Initiative is DEAD AND BURIED
The TCI was proposed about 2 years ago. The word “climate” was inserted for political correctness.
There is no way, any and all measures, by all of the US northeast, could ever affect the world climate, while China, India, and others, are allowed to continue burning at least 8 BILLION metric ton of coal each year, with NO time limit, as agreed to by Glasgow COP26…Continue
At a time when President Biden and congressional Democrats are pushing to expand the breadth of entitlements to include free preschool and subsidized child care, little attention is given to the fact that the country’s biggest existing entitlement program—Social Security—is a financial wreck.Continue
It is too often overlooked in all the discussions about the “transition” to a net-zero emissions economy that the most consequential transition is that from democratic capitalism to feudal…
Here is what has happened in recent days in some of the bluest of blue US jurisdictions.
In 2010, some twelve US northeast states, plus the District of Columbia, agreed to form something called the “Transportation and Climate…Continue
New England experienced an unusual cold spell from December 24, 2017 – January 8, 2018
The image was created by the New England electric system operator, ISO-NE.
Fuel oil consumption increased, almost instantaneously, from a normal…Continue
Everything In The $1.2 Trillion Infrastructure Bill: New Roads, Electric School Buses And More
President Joe Biden on Monday signed into law one of the largest infrastructure packages in U.S. history after months of bipartisan negotiations and tense political infighting, shoring up $1.2 trillion in funds, including $550 billion in new investments for the nation’s bridges, airports, waterways, public transit and more…