The message hasn’t reached South Korea, now proposing a wind ‘farm’ *SEVEN* times bigger than anything yet seen.
Oh yes, they’re the great pretenders: useless in calm weather or after the sun goes down, wind and solar can never really compete with coal, nuclear or gas.
And anyone trying to convince you otherwise, ought to be gently encouraged to seek psychiatric help.
Especially after America’s big freeze left millions of wind and solar ‘powered’ Texans freezing in the dark.
Comparing ever-reliable coal, nuclear or gas with never-reliable wind and solar is patent nonsense; and only an eco-loon or renewable energy rent seeker entertains that process.
In the latter case, it’s because the wind and solar rort depends upon the engineered pretence that wind and solar are cheaper than the rest.
Ever insightful, Donn Dears takes a look at the number games played by America’s wind and solar crowd in their efforts to pretend to be playing in the big league.
Distorting the Levelized Cost of Electricity
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March 10, 2021 at 08:18AM