Rapacious Renewables: How The Wind & Solar ‘Transition’ Is Devouring the Planet

Crony capitalists aren’t just promoting subsidised wind and solar, they see subsidised Electric Vehicles as yet another means of lining their pockets with taxpayers’ money. The marketing pitch is that this is all for the good of the Planet. Whirling wonders lovingly caressing breezes to capture ‘free energy’; energy-rich sunbeams falling gently onto sheets of […]

More facts about Wind turbines and rare earths

**** You will remember our earlier stories on the use of rare earths in wind turbines  (here and here), and how the demand for these materials is causing environmental havoc in China. **** Your ‘too-friendly’ neighbourhood wind developer has probably said that there are no rare earths used in wind turbines – well now you can […]

Who put the “Clean” in “Clean” Energy Council?

**** Australia’s peak wind weasel lobby group is called the “Clean Energy Council”. After watching this video, STT is not exactly sure why these boys can claim to be backing a “clean” form of energy at all? In fact, we think they’re either abusing the English language beyond what it can ordinarily suffer – or […]

Wind Power – the Poisoned Chalice

**** Big Wind’s Dirty Little Secret: Toxic Lakes and Radioactive Waste Right Side News Travis Fisher and Alex Fitzsimmons of IER 23 October 2013 The wind industry promotes itself as better for the environment than traditional energy sources such as coal and natural gas. For example, the industry claims that wind energy reduces carbon dioxide […]