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BREAKING: Senate report exposes the climate-environmental movement as being a cash machine controlling the EPA

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
How a Club of Billionaires and Their Foundations Control the Environmental Movement and Obama’s EPA A new report was released today by the Senate Environment and Public Works committee, and it is damning. All this time that climate skeptics are accused of being in the employ of “big…

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Great explanation of the ‘fixed quantity’ of energy in our universe / world.

I was reading about the failure of renewable energy in Europe and went on to the comment section where sometimes, you can pick up some fascinating stuff.  I came across this series of comments and thought I would share, because what is said here, is so basic and so true, but it would be very […]

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UK: List of more useless wind turbines that have been taken down

Nick Hallett — Breitbart.com — July 29, 2014 Earlier this month, Breitbart London reported that a Welsh government office was to scrap its £50,000 wind turbine after it generated just £5 of electricity per month. It now turns out that this is not the only place small-scale wind-turbine to have proved completely pointless. Here is […]

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Lunatics Angry About The Insanity They’ve Caused, U.S. Coal Imports To Germany Increasing!!!

Originally posted on suyts space:
There are very few things on earth more stupid than a climate alarmist.? So, what happens when a nation decides to build too many wind and solar plants?? ….. exactly as they were warned, it doesn’t work and the nation then has to install more traditional energy plants to make…

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UK: Anger grows over Jurassic Coast wind farm plans

Opposition to a controversial plan for a giant wind farm off the Jurassic Coast is mounting Patrick Sawer — The Telegraph — July 27, 2014 Conservative MPs have joined thousands of residents in objecting to plans for a giant offshore wind farm they fear will blight one of the most attractive stretches of Britain’s coastline. […]

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Good Little Article from NZ — “Climate of Fear”

By Ian Wishart — Investigate Daily — July 28, 2014 It’s been a winter of fools in the public debate about climate change in New Zealand. The public trough-snorters at NIWA and other bastions of climate ‘research’ who rely on taxpayer funding to maintain their exotic lifestyles have been hyping up their ‘warmest winter’ and […]

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Not Much Wind, But Plenty Of Hot Air!

Originally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT:
Dave Ward has sent me some details of an onshore windfarm site in Oxfordshire. The Westmill Wind Farm consists of 5 x 1.3 MW turbines, and their website provides live updates of output.                                                            http://www.westmill.coop/westmill_windfarm.asp The chart covers two days, up to 18th July,…

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Nova Scotia Wind Turbine Manufacturer Files For Credit Protection — Taxpayers Owed Millions

Paul Withers — CBC News — July 18, 2014 The province says it hopes to recover some of the $2 million it invested in a financially-troubled Dartmouth wind turbine manufacturer. Seaforth Energy filed for protection from creditors this week owing $4 million to 62 creditors. “Since government is the only secured creditor, we expect some […]

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University of Edinburgh: Fire is a Major Cause of Accidents in Wind Turbines

University of Edinburgh — July 16, 2014 Fires impact on wind farms Fire is a major cause of accidents in wind turbines, according to research involving Edinburgh engineers. Researchers carried out a global assessment of the world’s wind farms, which amount to an estimated 200,000 turbines. The team, from Imperial College London, the University of […]

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What the Politicians should know about Intermittent Power Supply

Originally posted on windfarmaction:
India Power Crisis – Could we be heading there? We challenge our Politicians for their lack of Knowledge about our Energy Supplies but they do have access at to briefing notes. A big pity that they so seldom seem to read them! (or possibly their inability to understand them) Below is…

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UK: Wind Power Barely Registers In June

Originally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT:
By Paul Homewood ? ? Last year, wind farms contributed about 8% of the UK’s electricity. But as we well know, there are times when the wind does not blow. A while back, I asked DECC for an analysis of the number of days when…

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Massachusetts turbine exceeds state’s noise threshold during study

Kingston Independence turbine exceeds state’s noise threshold during study Kathryn Gallerani — Wicked Local.com — July 10, 2014 The Kingston Independence wind turbine violated the state’s noise policy two of the nights sound samples were taken as part of an acoustical monitoring study, according to an interim report. The turbine’s sound levels exceeded the state […]

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Words Fail Me!!

Originally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT:
By Paul Homewood ? h/t Paul ? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-politics-28229430 ? Ignoring interest and running costs, we can see it would have paid back its cost in 800 years time.? ? Quite apart from the astonishing initial waste of taxpayers’ money, there is also the question of…

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Climate change: The moment I became a climate skeptic

Tip o’ the hat to A. Marciniak for this article. Zev Chafets — June 30, 2014 I got my first lesson on the subject of climate change more than 10 years ago. My tutor was an internationally famous climate scientist at a major Ivy League university. Unlike most lectures I have heard from professors, this […]

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Screw the Poor, Our Eyes are Fixed on Tomorrow

Originally posted on NoFrakkingConsensus:
Condemning people to grinding poverty is evil. Anthony Kelly departed this world last Tuesday. Three days later, a short report he wrote for the Global Warming Policy Foundation was published. Titled Climate Change Policy and the Poor, it raises questions relevant to us all. What issues are we spending huge amounts…

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