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Energy and Environmental Review: January 30, 2023

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- January 30, 2023

Ed. note: This post excerpts energy and climate material from the Media Balance Newsletter, a free fortnightly published by physicist John Droz Jr., founder of the Alliance for Wise Energy Decisions. The complete Newsletter for this post can be found here.

Renewables (General):
*** The New RPS: RELIABLE Portfolio Standard 
*** Level Playing Field
*** Future Grid: Really?
*** US Renewable Power Projects Slow Over High Costs and Community Opposition
Wind and Solar Projects Face Uphill Battles Despite Subsidy
Wind and solar energy ‘flatlines’ in frigid state at worst time
Major Biomass Facility to Close at Large Military Base, this Spring
Deep seabed mining plans pit renewable energy demand against ocean life

Wind Energy — Offshore:
*** Federal Agency Failing to Protect the Environment from Offshore Wind
*** Evidence says offshore wind development is killing lots of whales
The strange coincidence of the Offshore Wind Industry and 178 dead whales
Calls mount to stop offshore wind project as more whales wash up dead
Biden Hypocrisy Overflows, Harming Lobster Fishers and Right Whales
Killing Whales and Never Having to Say You’re Sorry!

Energy and Environmental Review: January 16, 2023

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- January 16, 2023

Ed. note: This post excerpts energy and climate material from the Media Balance Newsletter, a free fortnightly published by physicist John Droz Jr., founder of the Alliance for Wise Energy Decisions. The complete Newsletter for this post can be found here.

Renewable Energy: Health and Ecosystem Consequences:
*** Short video: The Disturbing Reality of Cobalt Mining for Rechargeable Batteries

Renewables (General):
*** Don’t Fall For “Feel Good” Where Evil Lurks
*** Duke Energy’s “Black Christmas”: Outrageous Story of the Week
*** Short video: Rick Perry – We can’t let climate alarmists drive us from energy reality
Never-opened $300 million-plus biofuels refinery facing foreclosure in Oregon
Green Energy Infatuation Puts Millions at Risk of Death
Researchers work toward harnessing ocean energy to power devices

Wind Energy — Offshore:
*** New NOAA map shows North Atlantic Right Whales in very same areas targeted for offshore wind development
*** NJ congressman demands investigation into whether offshore wind projects are killing whales
*** Whales on losing side of wind energy
In the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, a Quiet Reckoning Over Offshore Wind
The silly giant scale of US offshore wind development
No!

Energy and Environmental Review: January 2, 2023

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- January 2, 2023

Ed. note: This post excerpts energy and climate material from the Media Balance Newsletter, a free fortnightly published by physicist John Droz Jr., founder of the Alliance for Wise Energy Decisions. The complete Newsletter for this post can be found here.

Greed Energy Economics:
Astronomical battery cost looms over “renewables”

Renewables (General):
*** Green Energy is the Modern “Broken Window”
*** Reliable & Affordable Energy Is Life Itself: Why Wind & Solar Are Making Us All Worse Off

*** Robert Bryce: Bill McKibben’s Dishonest Claims About The Rural Backlash Against Renewables (And Me) In The New Yorker
Germany’s Gas Reserves “Emptying at Record Speed” As Country Struggles to Keep Warm, Lights On
Utility Regrets (Large)
European green energy fiasco is a terrifying warning for US this winter
Climate Action Council Tells Upstate NYers to Just Drop Dead
Congo Cobalt Mining Exposes Green Energy Amorality

Wind Energy — Offshore:
*** NY Agency Study Concludes that Great Lakes Wind makes No Sense
*** What does a giant spinning turbine sound like to a right whale?

Energy and Environmental Review: December 19, 2022

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- December 19, 2022

Energy and Environmental Review: December 5, 2022

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- December 5, 2022

Energy and Environmental Review: November 21, 2022

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- November 21, 2022

Energy and Environmental Review: October 24, 2022

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- October 24, 2022

Energy and Environmental Review: October 10, 2022

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- October 10, 2022

Energy and Environmental Review: September 26, 2022

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- September 26, 2022

Energy and Environmental Review: September 12, 2022

By <a class="post-author" href="/about#john-droz">John Droz, Jr.</a> -- September 12, 2022