October 28, 2014
October 27, 2014
A 10GW fleet of wind farms across the UK can guarantee to provide less than two per cent of its maximum output
Wind farms can never be relied upon to keep the lights on in Britain because there are long periods each winter in which they produce barely any power, according to a new report by the Adam Smith Institute.
The huge variation in wind farms’ power output means they cannot be counted on to produce energy when needed, and an equivalent amount of generation from traditional fossil fuel plants will be needed as back-up, the study finds.
The Mail on Sunday today exposes how a ‘Green Blob’ financed by a shadowy group of hugely wealthy foreign donors is driving Britain towards economically ruinous eco targets.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2807849/EXPOSED-shadowy-network-funded-foreign-millions-making-household-energy-bills-soar-low-carbon-Britain.html
Did you know 5 states have September 1897 as the warmest September ever? (Maximum temperature … not average)
1897 was the 2nd warmest ever in Missouri, Nebraska and Wisconsin
1897 was the the 3rd warmest ever in Indiana and Ohio
1897 was the 5th warmest ever in Arkansas,Kentucky,New Jersey and Virginia.