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U.S. Study: Wind Turbines Even More Expensive and Useless Than You Thought

James Delinpole — Breitbart — July 2015 The cost of wind energy is significantly more expensive than its advocates pretend, a new US study has found. If you believe this chart produced by the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), then onshore wind is one of the cheapest forms of power – more competitive than nuclear, […]

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Australia — Wind farms are 96% useless and cost 150 times more than necessary for what they do

Tip of the hat to Clyde for this find…. From JoNova — September 20, 2012 Victoria’s windfarms have saved virtually no coal from being burnt.  South Australian windfarms have saved 4% of their rated capacity in fossil fuels at a cost of $1,474. per ton. That’s only $1,474. above current price of carbon credits per […]

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