Category Archives: Economics

Scotland’s green watchdog wined and dined by polluters

Rob Edwards | The Ferret The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) has been repeatedly wined and dined by the fish farming, whisky and power industries, prompting questions to be raised about its impartiality. Information released by Sepa reveals that 13 … Continue reading

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Wind turbines are neither clean nor green and they provide zero global energy

Matt Ridley | The Spectator The Global Wind Energy Council recently released its latest report, excitedly boasting that ‘the proliferation of wind energy into the global power market continues at a furious pace, after it was revealed that more than … Continue reading

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Germany’s “Silent Catastrophe”

No Tricks Zone 330000-households-see-power-turned-off-in-one-year The DPA German press agency reported yesterday on the rapidly spreading energy poverty now engulfing the country. The main driver is Germany’s skyrocketing electricity prices – primarily due to the legally mandatory feeding-in of wind and solar … Continue reading

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New Renewable Energy Targets for Scotland

Euan Mearns | Energy Matters The Scottish Government recently launched a consultation on a revised energy strategy. The existing policy is to produce the equivalent of 100% of our electricity from renewable sources by 2020. The new policy is to … Continue reading

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Navy: Wind farm opposed by GOP lawmakers won’t harm radar

See this post for context ————————— pennenergy.com | Michael Biesecker, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it disagrees with Republicans in North Carolina who claim a $400 million clean energy project slated to power data centers for Amazon.com … Continue reading

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Germany’s Monumental Environmental Fail: CO2 Emissions Rise Despite €Trillions Blown on Subsidised Wind & Solar

Originally posted on STOP THESE THINGS:
In Germany, around €190 billion has already been burnt on renewable subsidies; currently the green energy levy costs €56 million every day. And, the level of subsidy for wind and solar sees Germans paying…

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Getting Away with Murder: How the Wind Industry Rigged Noise Rules Around the World

Originally posted on STOP THESE THINGS:
In our timeline post – Three Decades of Wind Industry Deception: A Chronology of a Global Conspiracy of Silence and Subterfuge – we covered the fact that – from 1995 – the wind industry…

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