Monthly Archives: February 2017

By Monte Sonnenberg, Simcoe Reformer The company that brought a four-turbine wind farm to Port Ryerse last year got an earful about noise levels at a community meeting this week. Boralex officials were on the hot seat Wednesday as 40 people from … Continue reading →

via Wind turbine leaseholder: “They’re louder than I expected” — Ontario Wind Resistance

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*** Former union bully boy and billionaire wannabe, Labor opposition leader, Bill Shorten is all over the shop on energy policy. Terrified witless of the lunatic left and the Greens who, like the tail that wags the dog, have driven the Australian Labor Party into a suicidal push for a 50% RET, Shorten has taken […]

via Australia’s Renewable Policy Doomed as Labor Party Scuttles Away from Suicidal 50% RET — STOP THESE THINGS

*** While the power pricing and supply calamity that is South Australia is down to the subsidies awarded to wind power under the Federal government’s Large-Scale RET, the state Labor government has done plenty to create the unfolding disaster and nothing to mitigate it. It’s vapid Premier, Jay Weatherill must know that, as a wind […]

via Wind Power Disaster Means South Australian Labor Government ‘Gone with the Wind’ — STOP THESE THINGS

Guest post by Energy Matters’ commentator Alex Terrell. Part 4 of the series on designing a renewable or nuclear electricity supply for the UK in 2050, where parts 1 to 3 were co-authored with Andy Dawson. Here costs of the renewable and nuclear options are compared. The forecast based on BEIS’ median 2030 scenarios for…

via UK Electricity 2050 Part 4: Nuclear and renewables cost comparisons — Energy Matters

Sable Island – such a ridiculous place to even think of putting wind turbines, but the Feds went ahead and did it. Canadian Press describes how the turbines never really did anything… they were dead from the get go. “The harsh … Continue reading →

via Defunct Wind Turbines to be dismantled on Sable Island — Ontario Wind Resistance