…Why Are We Destroying Our Grid?… Or, asked differently: Why are we destroying the most efficient, reliable and least costly system ever devised for generating and distributing electricity? Here are some facts: Electricity generated by wind and solar is more Continue reading Why Are We Destroying Our Grid?
…The Market for Electricity is Rigged… The preferential dispatch system used by many RTO/ISO grid operators favors wind and solar to the exclusion of critical baseload power from fossil fuel and nuclear power plants. Preferential dispatching is destructive because it Continue reading The Market for Electricity is Rigged
…Puerto Rico Devastation… Puerto Rico and its citizens have just suffered a devastating blow from hurricane Maria. The utility system was hard hit, leaving most people without electricity. Unfortunately, some outsiders, both people and organizations, have jumped on Puerto Rico’s Continue reading Puerto Rico Devastation
…The Talk Heard Around the World… Tony Abbott, MP, former Prime Minister of Australia, spoke in London at the 2017 Annual GWPF Lecture on October 9, and his comments have reverberated around the world. Australia has suffered blackouts as the Continue reading The Talk Heard Around the World
…Importance of Duck Curve… The Duck Curve was prepared by the California System Operator (CAISO) to depict the pending problems associated with adding more renewables to the grid. There are several ways to evaluate wind and solar. One method evaluates Continue reading Importance of Duck Curve
…Proof that Wind and Solar are Unreliable… We have known for a long while, something that the enthusiasts of renewable energy have denied: Wind and solar power generation is unreliable. Enthusiasts, when confronted with the unreliability of wind and solar, Continue reading Proof that Wind and Solar are Unreliable