Burn Baby, Burn: Biomass Power Plants Devouring World’s Forests at Astonishing Rate

Misty eyed support for the wholesale slashing and burning of forests in power plants under the guise of ‘green’ energy shows how gullible we’ve become. Mike Moore’s Planet of The Humans went after David Blood and Al Gore, rent seekers who’ve made $billions by stripping the world’s landscapes and wilderness in order to burn every scrap […]

Endless $Billions: Counting The Hidden Cost of Renewables on Electricity Prices

Uncovering the true costs of intermittent wind and solar is like playing hide and seek while blindfolded. In Australia, the subsidies doled out under the Federal Government’s Large-Scale Renewable Energy Target and its domestic cousin, the Small-Scale Renewable Energy Scheme, that covers rooftop solar and other household rorts, adds at least $4 billion a year […]

Renewable Energy Rip-Off: Paying Premium Prices For Wind Power & Getting Fossil-Fuelled Power In Return

Subsidised wind and solar is a monumental rip-off from start to finish – ‘wholesale fraud’ just about covers it, whenever power companies charge whopping premiums for what they claim is ‘green’ energy, when in fact the customer is getting electrons generated by coal, gas or nuclear power plants. Whatever the marketing pitch, there are going […]

‘Green’ Energy Carnage: Vultures Join Eagles in Wind Industry’s Growing Carcass Count

In the battle for hearts and minds, the one issue that seems to annoy the wind industry like a burr under a frisky pony’s saddle blanket is the wholesale slaughter of millions of birds and bats. It’s an inconvenient truth to be sure. But, as with everything that the wind industry does, if you can’t […]

The True & Staggering Environmental Cost of Wind & Solar Power: Unsustainable Energy Defined

  For the uninitiated, the sight of snow white wind turbines flailing in the breeze in some green field reinforces that feel-good notion that wind power is the crème de la crème of ‘green energy’. For those in the know, whenever the term ‘green energy’ is trotted out by some starry-eyed hipster or sandal wearing […]

The Great Wind Power Fraud: Just the Tip of the Climate Change Hysteria Spending Iceberg

**** The tip of the climate spending iceberg CFACT Paul Driessen 31 March 2015 Lockheed Martin, a recent Washington Post article notes, is getting into renewable energy, nuclear fusion, “sustainability” and even fish farming projects, to augment its reduced defense profits. The company plans to forge new ties with Defense Department and other Obama initiatives, […]

Brits finally rumble the size of the wind scam trough

Wind farm subsidies generate £900m for Britain’s big six energy suppliers Robert Mendick The Telegraph 12 Oct 2013 The full extent of the subsidies for wind farms received by the “big six” energy companies can be disclosed today. An analysis of the industry’s figures shows that Britain’s largest energy firms received almost £900 million last […]