Video: Bill Gates Slams Unreliable Wind & Solar Energy

Date: 2/18/19  GWPF TV When the world’s richest entrepreneur says wind and solar will never work, it’s probably time to listen. HT/GWPF   Advertisements

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Are Studies of High Penetrations of Wind Power Valid?

By Richard D. Patton When examining penetrations of wind power, there seem to be two types of papers. In one type, wind penetration up to 20% is difficult but doable, and in the other type wind penetrations of 50-60% are quite easy. In fact, renewable penetrations of up to 90%-100% are claimed. As an example…

Polish government: wind turbines will be scrapped within 17 years

From wysokienapiecie.pl All wind farms operating today in Poland will be scrapped by 2035, with no new turbines built to replace them, stipulates draft “Energy Policy of Poland until 2040” presented by Ministry of Energy on Friday. This is a political decision, the Minister explained. On Wednesday the government contracted with investors the construction of…

Wind farm turbines wear sooner than expected, says study

From The Telegraph Britain’s wind farms are wearing out far more rapidly than previously thought, making them more expensive as a result, according to an authoritative new study.   By Robert Mendick, Chief Reporter 8:40AM GMT 30 Dec 2012 The analysis of almost 3,000 onshore wind turbines — the biggest study of its kind —warns…

The Hendy Wind Farm Scandal

Guest post by Robert Owens (where ‘saving the planet’ from climate change trumps  democracy and the protection of the environment) A brief summary of the history of this national scandal, involving the brushing aside of local democracy and the blatant flaunting of planning law: 1. In 2014 Hendy Wind Farm Ltd. applied for planning permission…

The Frightful Cost of Virginia Offshore Wind

By Steve Goreham On November 6, Virginia’s State Corporation Commission (SCC) regulatory agency approved a project to construct wind turbines near Virginia Beach. The plan calls for construction of turbines 27 miles off the coast, to begin operation by the end of 2020. Virginia electricity rate-payers will pay the exorbitant costs of this project. The…