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Can We Rely on Wind and Solar Energy

A quick easy-to-understand lesson.

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The trouble with Statistics Canada’s solar and wind energy data

“Is Ontario generating less electricity from solar panels and wind turbines than it did years ago, despite billions in subsidies to the renewable energy sector?” Peter Kuitenbrouwer — Financial Post — January 14, 2016 TORONTO • Is Ontario generating less electricity from solar panels and wind turbines than it did years ago, despite billions in […]

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Bill Gates Dismisses Solar And Wind Energy, “Can’t Do The Job” …Cost “Beyond Astronomical”!

No Tricks Zone — June 28, 2015 Another prominent thumbs down against wind the current renewable energy craze, this one from Bill Gates. The UK online Register here reports that the technology guru is not impressed by fad renewable energies wind and sun: “Renewable energy can’t do the job. Gov should switch green subsidies into […]

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Difficult to invest in green energy in Canada without Big Oil

 “it is the traditional oil and gas companies that are constructing much of the green energy projects in the country.”   Next time you see someone protesting Tim Horton’s to get rid of Enbridge ads, point them to this article. — DQ Divestiture movement continues as organizations clean carbon holdings from portfolios Kyle Bakx — […]

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Google Engineers Conclude Renewables like Wind and Solar are a Waste of Time and Resources

Margaret Wente — Globe and Mail — November 24, 2014 All over Ontario, giant wind turbines are sprouting up across the rural landscape and ruining people’s lives. Ordinary people are trying to fight them off in court, but they don’t have a chance. The multinational wind industry has a lot more money than they do. […]

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Earth-Friendly Energy is Anything But

Deroy Murdock — National Review — September 26, 2014 Environmentalists worship solar energy and wind power as Earth-friendly answers to their ecological prayers. Tortoises, bats, butterflies, and bald eagles beg to differ. Perhaps because solar panels and industrial wind farms lack emissions, they seem “clean.” Despite their pristine appearance, however, these “green” electricity sources hammer […]

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India: Villagers Demand “Real Electricity” from their Government — not the “Fake” Kind

Tip of the hat to A. Marciniak for the find. Bihar village clamours for real electricity From India Today — August 2014 The least you would expect when you bring electricity to an entire village, ending over three decades of darkness, is a ‘thank you’ from its residents. But no such niceties here in Dharnai, […]

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The Environmental Movement Becomes a Bird-Killing Machine

Dr. Merrill Matthews — The Institute for Policy Innovation — August 19, 2014 It’s not just wind turbines wiping out thousands of birds; it turns out that solar plants can also take a heavy toll. The Associated Press reports that federal wildlife officials have visited a state-of-the-art solar energy plant in the Mojave Desert to […]

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U.K.: Industrial Wind and Solar — A License for Greed

Wind and sun power create a charter for hostility and greed Western Morning News (UK) — July 8, 2014 Rash of single wind turbines and solar farms creates more than ugliness, writes Martin Hesp. The holiday season is underway and people from all over the country have been heading west, which is obviously good for […]

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Hudak will end wind and solar fiasco

Editorial — Toronto Sun — May 13, 2014 It’s amazing only one leader in the Ontario election campaign — the Progressive Conservative’s Tim Hudak — has promised to end the subsidization of inefficient, unreliable and expensive wind and solar power. This is an obvious way to save taxpayers and hydro ratepayers billions of dollars in […]

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Mike Crawley & FIT Contracts — Liberal Corruption Making Millions

Tip o’ the hat to Robert Stocki for this find.  It really is time to bring every one of these corrupt Liberal thugs to justice.  Forget the OPP, it’s way too big for that.  We need a full-scale RCMP criminal investigation into the underhanded, unethical and amoral dealings of the Liberal Party. Lowell Green from […]

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Another Example of How the More Man Tries to “Fix” Nature, the More We Screw it Up.

Leave Nature alone!  Let it do what it does naturally to correct things.  When are we ever going to learn?  Tip O’ the Hat to Ocotillo Wind Turbine Destruction for the article. – DQ Bad News for Big Desert Solar: Arid Lands Absorb Huge Amounts of Greenhouse Gases. Chris Clarke — ReWire — April 7, […]

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How Wind and Solar Energy Places Extreme Hardship on the World’s Poorest

Tip o’ the hat to M. K. Barton The Poverty of Renewables Bjørn Lomborg — Project Syndicate — March 17, 2014 According to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, “Climate change harms the poor first and worst.” This is true, because the poor are the most vulnerable and have the least resources with which to adapt. But we often […]

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Revealing article from the Alternate Energy Mag clearly demonstrates their unreliability

Paragraph to note:  “As for the significant decline in solar output, we’re looking for a good answer,” he adds. “The solar PV system on my house produced 5.6% less electricity in 2013 because of the weather, but the massive installation of solar panels in Ontario and elsewhere should have been sufficient to offset any decline […]

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Tim Hudak to Wynne: End Unaffordable Wind and Solar Subsidies NOW!

Kathleen Wynne must end Dalton McGuinty’s unaffordable wind and solar subsidies, Ontario PC Leader Tim Hudak said today. “These unaffordable subsidies have caused incredible damage to the energy sector, to our economy, and to hope in the province of Ontario. And that’s why I’m calling on Premier Wynne today, to end this madness, and bring […]

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