$14,000 per MWh – the price South Australia Pays for Renewables Madness

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The South Australian Government been forced to beg fossil fuel operators to bring mothballed plants back online, to contain wild swings in electricity spot price caused by unstable renewable production, prices which last month peaked at $14,000 / MWh – up from more normal prices of $100 / MWh which…

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More pushback: House science committee issues subpoenas for #ExxonKnew Attorney Generals, Union of Concerned Scientists

Earlier WUWT covered the closure of Britain’s Dept. of Energy and Climate Change, and yesterday we covered the shameless $2 million “please send money” ploy from UCS to bolster their coffers due to “attacks” from the House Science Committee. I’ve gone news for you clowns, a subpoena isn’t an “attack”, it is democracy with due process.…

Britain abolishes the Department of Energy and Climate Change

The Global Warming Policy Forum welcomes the decision by the new Government to abolish the Department of Energy and Climate Change. Both the GWPF and its chairman, Lord Lawson, have been calling for this much-needed rationalisation for several years. As the new government under Theresa May focuses on the much more important issues of economic…