Unvarnished Truth About Wind and Solar

When dyed-in-the-wool supporters of so-called clean energy say it’s time to stop wasting money on wind and solar, it’s time to stop tax payer funded subsidies. Two Google scientists, Ross Koningstein and David Fork, were put to work by Google Continue reading Unvarnished Truth About Wind and Solar

Rooftop Solar is Harmful, Part 2

The previous article showed how people are sponging off the grid with PV rooftop solar systems. The claim is frequently made that fossil fuels get more subsidies than do renewables. Like so many claims made by advocates for wind and Continue reading Rooftop Solar is Harmful, Part 2

The Big Untruth

(Untruth is more politically correct than lie.) Nothing succeeds more, or is harder to fight, than the Big Untruth. The Big Untruth is so large that people say it must be true. The Big Untruth is so large it’s difficult Continue reading The Big Untruth

All Generation Methods Aren’t Equal, Pt 2

Until recently, the objective was to produce electricity at the lowest possible cost. This was seen as being best for consumers, who need to use electricity for lighting, refrigeration, air-conditioning and other modern day necessities, where the cost of electricity Continue reading All Generation Methods Aren’t Equal, Pt 2

The Green Strategy Behind Solar and Wind

Groups supporting wind turbines, PV solar and concentrating solar have been very successful. The purported underlying motive of these groups is to cut CO2 emissions by replacing fossil fuels with so-called renewables, but rather than campaigning to cut CO2 emissions, Continue reading The Green Strategy Behind Solar and Wind

Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Whenever anyone questions whether wind power and other renewables, such as solar, should get subsidies, the proponents of wind and solar respond by saying fossil fuels get larger subsidies than renewables. Let’s sort out the facts as best we can. Continue reading Fossil Fuel Subsidies