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February 1, 2018

The Ever-Expanding Wind PTC

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about the economics of wind energy. In a recent earnings call, James Robo, CEO

February 1, 2018

For the past 25 years, the federal government has coddled the wind industry by lavishing upon it billions of dollars’

December 1, 2017

Many of wind energy’s problems, such as its intermittent nature; its slaying birds, bats and other animals; its noise pollution;

September 14, 2017

If you are looking for a report that provides a comprehensive overview of today’s electricity markets, the principal causes of

September 5, 2017

WASHINGTON – Today the Department of Energy (DOE) released a new report on electricity markets and reliability, as directed by Secretary

August 24, 2017

“Whenever something is wrong, something is too big.” -Leopold Kohr In energy, what is hyped as new and transformative is

June 30, 2017
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