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Biden Administration Plans To Build Wind Farms To Power 10 Million Homes

Biden Administration Plans To Build Wind Farms To Power 10 Million Homes

Thomas Catenacci  The Biden administration laid out an ambitious plan Wednesday for government-funded wind farms along the east coast, which it said would sustain millions of Americans’ energy needs. Multiple federal agencies are planning to collaborate on the project, which will be completed by 2030, Interior Department Secretary Deb Haaland said during a renewable energy conference in Boston […]

Why Germany Leads in Renewables: It Has Its Own Green Bank (Our To Be Green Deal)

Why Germany Leads in Renewables: It Has Its Own Green Bank (Our To Be Green Deal)

By Ellen Brown, http://EllenBrown.com The Green New Deal endorsed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and more than 40 other US Representatives has been criticized as imposing a too-heavy burden on the rich and upper-middle-class taxpayers who will have to pay for it, but taxing the rich is not what the Green New Deal resolution proposes. It says funding will come […]

Bankrupt California Utility Shedding More Than $40 Billion Worth of Green Energy Contracts

Bankrupt California Utility Shedding More Than $40 Billion Worth of Green Energy Contracts

Tim Pearce | Energy Reporter   Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) may shed more than $40 billion worth of power purchase agreements after the California utility was driven into bankruptcy by liabilities for sparking deadly wildfires, The Wall Street Journal reports. PG&E wants the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in San Francisco to rule whether the company must honor […]

Funding the Climate-Industrial Complex

Funding the Climate-Industrial Complex

  By Tom D. Tamarkin Supposedly “green” or “renewable” energy has become a trillion-dollar-plus annual industry that has spawned tens of thousands of new businesses worldwide. The total Climate-Industrial Complex is a $2-trillion-per-year business. Major fossil fuel companies like Shell Energy now have green energy divisions. These companies are virtually 100% dependent on the politically […]

Colorado energy company Xcel goes crazy green

Colorado energy company Xcel goes crazy green

  David Wojick, PhD Awhile back, I wrote an article about how the radical Colorado Energy Plan is actually designed to serve the gigantic Colorado utility company Xcel – not Colorado families and businesses – by beefing up Xcel’s asset base … and bottom line … with $2.5 billion worth of new generating capacity. The kicker is […]

Virginia goes Don Quixote

Virginia goes Don Quixote

. By Paul Driessen Democrat Ralph Northam had barely won the Virginia governor’s race when his party announced it would impose a price on greenhouse gases emissions, require a 3% per year reduction in GHG emissions, and develop a cap-and-trade scheme requiring polluters to buy credits for emitting carbon dioxide. Meanwhile, liberal governors from California, […]

Methane mendacity – and madness

Methane mendacity – and madness

Quick: What is 17 cents out of $100,000? If you said 0.00017 percent, you win the jackpot. That number, by sheer coincidence, is also the percentage of methane in Earth’s atmosphere. That’s a trivial amount, you say: 1.7 parts per million. There’s three times more helium and 230 times more carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. […]