Posts Tagged ‘windmills’

Markets ‘Crush’ Brown's Windmill Fantasy

Friday, July 29th, 2011

JULY 29, 2011 By WAYNE LUSVARDI With the swagger of a boxer before a match, on July 24 Gov. Jerry Brown said he would “crush” any efforts to block renewable energy projects in California. Brown apparently was referring to efforts by environmentalists to stop a planned gargantuan 968 Megawatt ...

CA Enviro Plan Channels Pol Pot

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

JUNE 8, 2011 By WAYNE LUSVARDI Remember Pol Pot, the Cambodian dictator and head of the Khmer Rouge? According to Wikipedia, "During his time in power, Pol Pot imposed a version of agrarian socialism, forcing urban dwellers to relocate to the countryside to work in collective farms and forced labo...

Gridlock On Renewable Energy Highway

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

MAY 24, 2011 By K. LLOYD BILLINGSLEY California politicians want to draw 33 percent of the state’s energy needs from “renewable” sources such as wind and solar by 2020, fewer than 10 years away. That plan will be hard to pull off for many reasons, including those outlined by energy expert ...

Another Green $$$ Boondoggle

Sunday, March 6th, 2011

John Seiler: It's too bad their editorial page still is clueless, but the L.A. Times' news section has been running some great stuff about the vast waste in California governments at all levels. They've been printing a six-part series on the fathomless waste from a $5.7 billion L.A. Community Colle...