Case Study: Alberta’s Blackspring Ridge 1 Wind Project

February 19th 2021

This study of the Blackspring Ridge 1 wind project gives insight into the feasibility of wind power to provide reliable electricity to meet demand in a 2050 net-zero Alberta. The net power generation over a 2-month period averaged 144 Megawatts (MW) being 48% of the projects nameplate capacity of 299   ▸

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What The Media Isn’t Telling You About Texas Blackouts

February 18th 2021

By Leonard Hyman & William Tilles - Feb 16, 2021, 1:00 PM CST -  Unprecedented winter storms hit Texas. The electricity grid cannot deal with excess of demand over supply. Prices soar. Rolling blackouts. Expect more says the grid operator. What the stories do not say is that Texas, long ago,   ▸

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Road to EU Climate Neutrality by 2050

February 16th 2021

A collaborative report instigated by two members of the EU Parliament, one from the Netherlands and the other from the Czech Republic, provides a critical reality check on the rush to replace fossil fuels with wind and solar. The subtitle to the report is: Spatial Requirements of Wind/Solar and Nuclear   ▸

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