By P Gosselin on 19. October 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGerman ZDF public television recently broadcast a report showing how electric cars are a far cry from being what they are all cracked up to be by green activists. Northern Chilean desert being ruined by widespread lithium mining. Image cropped from ZDF documentary: Die Schattenseiten der E-Mobilität The report titled: “Batteries in twilight – The dark side […]
By P Gosselin on 16. October 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailExperts are finding out wind turbines are not only an inefficient way to produce electricity, but that they are also wrecking the environment, natural habitats and even the climate. German meteorologist Dr. Karsten Brandt warns wind turbines are altering local climates. Image: Donnerwetter.de. So far we know wind parks: Are an erratic source of […]
German ‘Die Welt’: “1.5°C Target Appears Utopian”, No Longer Attainable…”Clock Ran Out Already Weeks Ago”
By P Gosselin on 13. October 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailDaniel Wetzel at German national daily Die Welt here recently commented that limiting the warming to 1.5°C warming is utopian. That’s of course, assuming the man-made global warming theory is correct to begin with. According Wetzel, time theoretically ran out long ago. Wetzel wrote that despite all the controversy surrounding the IPCC report, one thing […]
By P Gosselin on 9. October 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailAs Germany moves to phase out coal power, more focus is being placed on relying on wind energy to fill in the gap. Recently German business daily Handelsblatt here reported that despite the country adding more wind energy capacity, “the latest figures show that only a little wind power is available at any time.” […]
By P Gosselin on 6. October 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailThe online German business daily Handelsblatt here writes that although Germany is pressing ahead to eliminate coal as a primary source of energy, the country ignores the fact that world is still very much in love with the plentiful and reliable fossil fuel source of energy. Coal phaseout nowhere near in sight And since […]
By P Gosselin on 30. September 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailWe have to face it: The West has done our planet no favor by moving industrial production and manufacturing to China. Trump is right, many of factories and industries are better back home, even if it means paying a bit more for products. Not only does the China use the oceans as a global dump […]
Norwegian Risk Management Company Says Globe Will Fall Way Short Of 2050 Green Energy Targets by 2050
By P Gosselin on 28. September 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailRenewable energy proponents claim that the planet must reduce its carbon emissions by 80% by 2050 in order to avert excessive global warming. However, global quality assurance and risk management company Norwegian DNV GL writes in a recent report that although the money spent on renewables is set to triple by 2050 and fossil […]
New Study: German Mid-Sized E-Cars Produce Less CO2 Than Diesel Autos – But Only After 585,000 Kilometers!
By P Gosselin on 19. September 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailThe German ADAC association, the equivalent of America’s AAA, carried a CO2 comparison for a variety e-autos and combustion engine cars. The results were very surprising, says German magazine Autobild here. Today electric cars are being pushed as a clean and environmentally friendly alternative, while diesel and gasoline burning engines are being villainized as […]
‘Die Welt’ Commentary: “Europe Can’t Bail Out The German Power Supply”…Calls Strategy “A Dangerous Miscalculation”
By P Gosselin on 11. September 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGermany has seriously overestimated how much its neighboring countries are able to help out in the event wind and solar energy fail to deliver, thus putting it’s power supply at risk. One of Germany’s strategies for making its energy supply renewable is to rely on its neighbors to step up when green energies fail to […]
By P Gosselin on 9. September 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGermany used to be regarded as a global leader in the transition to renewable green energies — especially wind and solar power — a project dubbed the “Energiewende”. But this is no longer the case. Germany has fallen behind to the rear of the pack. Ironically the USA is leading the world in cutting […]
“Vegawatts” Now Getting Fed Into Energy Grid… German Power Utility Now Offering “Vegan” Electricity And Gas!
By P Gosselin on 2. September 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailA German power utility now offers “vegan power” and “vegan gas” to consumers who wish to buy energy that is green, sustainable and whose production and use are gentle to animals. German energy company now offering vegan energy to consumers. Credit: www.pixabay.com. CC0 Public Domain. Many of us are familiar with the strict aspects […]
German (Real) Environmentalists Outraged Over Killed Protected Red Kites, Move To Have Wind Park Shut Down!
By P Gosselin on 1. September 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailWhen it comes to protecting endangered species and the environment, civil projects have to take a back seat, and often rightfully so. However, if there’s the chance or hope that the climate could be rescued by industrial wind turbines from a change that exists only in climate models, then for climate activists it’s okay to wipe […]
By P Gosselin on 21. August 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailA commentary by Prof. Dr. Joachim Weimann on Germany’s renewable energies flop appearing in German flagship daily the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) underscores how wind and sun are delivering nothing of what was originally promised. German economist calls Germany’s Energiewende “an extremely poor result.” Image cropped here, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg. Hat-tip: Windwahn, […]
Business Daily Handelsblatt: German Wind Industry In “Serious Crisis”, Could “Implode”…Consequences “Could Be Fatal”!
By P Gosselin on 7. August 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailAbout a week ago I reported here how Germany’s “Solar Valley” spectacularly crashed into the wall of reality, turning into an industrial Death Valley, as almost the entire solar components production industry collapsed and left tens of thousands without jobs. Bleak future for Germany’s wind industry. Image: Wasili Karbe, cropped from video here. And the […]
By P Gosselin on 5. August 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailIf you own solar panels on your home, you may want to keep an eye on them in hot weather. In Holland, some caught fire and caused “enormous” damage to three apartment units. 297.nl here reports how solar panels on a new apartment building caught fire and destroyed three of the units last Thursday afternoon, […]
By P Gosselin on 4. August 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailIt appears that green technologies may leave future generations with a heap of toxic waste. Recently Spiegel here and other German media outlets reported on how VW may be required to recall 124,000 electric cars. The reason for the potential recall is that the charging unit contains traces of cadmium, a heavy metal element that can […]
From “Solar Valley To Death Valley”… How Germany’s Solar Industry Imploded – German Autos Next To Go?
By P Gosselin on 31. July 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGermany’s once highly praised solar equipment production industry has disintegrated, and now politicians are poised to make the same happen to its automobile industry. German leaders risk running German industry into the ground, warns German publicist Dirk Maxeiner. Photo credit: Achgut.com. Promised solar paradise for former communist East Germany With its center in former […]
By P Gosselin on 27. July 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailAccording to the online business daily Handelsblatt, German green energy hustlers and creditors are fuming over the Ontario government’s decision to halt the 54 million euro White Pines wind energy project by Bremen Germany-based WPD. Wind energy opponents, environmentalists celebrate Wind energy opponents, who have grown in strength worldwide, view the recent development as a major […]
By P Gosselin on 1. July 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGermany is a country that madly rushed in all earnest into green energies without any planning and thought some 10 years ago. Electric cars of course were envisioned as being a key part of the green energy transition, dubbed the Energiewende. Fortunately, since then, some are beginning to wake up to the harsh reality […]
Germany’s “Ticking Time Bombs”…Technical Experts Say Wind Turbines Posing “Significant Danger” To Environment!
By P Gosselin on 22. June 2018
Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailAs much of Germany’s nearly 30,000 strong fleet of wind turbines approach 20 or more years in age, the list of catastrophic collapses is growing more rapidly. The turbines are now being viewed by technical experts as “ticking time bombs”. Wind turbine recently burned after being hit by lightning. Image: Wasili Karbe, cropped from video […]