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The Hits Just Keep On Coming — Ontario Liberal Insiders and Friends Paid Millions in Taxpayer Funds

(Is there no end to the hell we are living in, in this province?? — DQ) Adam Radwanski — The Globe and Mail — April 24, 2014 A gap in transparency has allowed millions of dollars in taxpayer-funded contracts to be awarded to friends and allies of political operatives in Ontario without the checks, balances […]

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When An AGW Believer Tells You that No One is Making Money off of Climate Change…..

Here’s some more ammunition for you.  (Hint: They’re all Liberals) Gore Pocketed ~$18 Million from Now-Defunct Chicago Climate Exchange Although the Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX) collapsed and shut down this week, Al Gore’s Generation Investment Management LLP pocketed approximately $17.8 million on it’s 2.98% share of the exchange when it was sold to the publicly […]

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From Texas To Alaska — Another Wind Turbine Fiasco that Will Cost Millions

Wind turbine nightmare at remote Alaska refuge may cost millions Craig Medred — Alaska Dispatch — April 7, 2014 The bird-friendly wind turbines that were to power the offices of the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge in far Western Alaska are in a pile on the ground on the Alaska Peninsula. And more than 600 miles […]

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UK– Councils waste millions on ineffective wind turbines that will take 190 years to repay

Claire Carter — The Telegraph — December 26, 2013 Energy experts condemned use of small wind turbines after Telegraph reveals many are so inefficient they will never repay their value, costing taxpayer hundreds of thousands of pounds Councils are wasting millions of pounds on wind turbines that are not working or will take hundreds of […]

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Ontario is paying Bruce Nuclear ONE MILLION dollars per day NOT to produce power – when does this insanity END???!!!

CTV News — July 3, 2013 As Ontario experiences a record year for surplus electricity production, the  province is no longer paying the United States to take the extra power off the  grid, CTV Toronto has learned. Ontario regularly produces a glut of electricity, and in the past, the  province has paid American states and […]

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Europe’s failing green energy model has enriched a green elite while plunging millions into fuel poverty

Benny Peiser, Director of the Global Warming Policy Foundation Frontier Centre: Why did you set up a Global Warming Policy Foundation? Benny Peiser: Well, it was important because there was simply no debate whatsoever in Britain. At the time when we started in 2009 all parties were completely in agreement. Almost all sections of the […]

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The Big Green Killing Machine — Climate alarmism has killed millions of people across the globe and continues to do so every year

(Editor’s Note:  If you read only ONE opinion piece, today, tomorrow, next week, or next month, this should be the one.   Stay with it to the end.  Pointman shines.  — DQ) Optimism, Blogging, and the Big Green Killing Machine Pointman — April 5, 2013 [Excerpt] …  Before kicking around the question of my optimism, I […]

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Australia — $1 million a year makes up 5 per cent of dividends for a wind farm

Phillip Thomson — The Canberra Times — February 23, 2013 A Canberra company is chasing wind all over the world FROM a small office in Canberra, billions of dollars worth of wind turbines are being proposed for large slabs of land across the world. The office is quiet. Several people tap away at their keyboards. […]

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Follow the money in the green business and you’ll see it makes the rich richer and the poor poorer

Contributed by Eric Jelinski Follow the money in the green business and you’ll see it makes the rich richer and everybody else poorer.  The proof is here in this recent article in the Washington Post and follow-up analysis by various brokers. (see below). http://www.theblaze.com/stories/despite-industry-wide-woes-al-gore-has-made-a-killing-in-green-energy/ http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/decision2012/al-gore-has-thrived-as-green-tech-investor/2012/10/10/1dfaa5b0-0b11-11e2-bd1a-b868e65d57eb_story.html Who do the Liberals and the NDP of Ontario stand […]

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Let’s be Gone with the Wind

Why subsidize an industry that kills millions of birds and has no environmental benefit? John Fund — National Review — December 28, 2012 President Obama likes to talk about making sure “the biggest corporations pay their fair share.” Treasury secretary Tim Geithner calls for tax reform to close loopholes and subsidies. Budget hawks say federal […]

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The ex-hippy who’s made £100m carpeting Britain with wind turbines

(Editor’s Note:  Just imagine, this is ONE guy.  Only a fool thinks that all of these wind companies, politicians and landowners are being magnanimous and altruistic, caring only for the planet.  It’s all about the $$$$$$$ and always will be.  Great comment at the end of this article by one reader “He’s not farming the […]

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