The Limits of Solar Power

…The Limits of Solar Power… There are two types of solar power, Photo Voltaic (PV) Solar, and Concentrating Solar. Additionally, there are three types of concentrating solar: Tower; Trough; and Parabolic. Solar is fundamentally not suitable for use in the Continue reading The Limits of Solar Power

FERC Ruling Underscores The Looming Energy Crisis

…FERC Ruling Underscores importance of The Looming Energy Crisis… The recent FERC ruling against the NYISO underscores what has been established in the book The Looming Energy Crisis, Are Blackouts Inevitable? Can Americans count on having a reliable supply of electricity? Continue reading FERC Ruling Underscores The Looming Energy Crisis

Pipeline Cancellations Harm Americans

…Pipeline Cancellations Harm Americans… The activists are winning in their efforts to prevent pipelines from being built. In all probability, they will now begin to have pipelines shut down and removed. Their motivation is to eliminate the use of fossil Continue reading Pipeline Cancellations Harm Americans

Europe’s Hydrogen Fantasy An Admission of Failure

…Europe’s Hydrogen Fantasy An Admission of Failure… An appendix in The Looming Energy Crisis provides an overview of Europe’s hydrogen strategy. Two additional considerations need to be examined. Hydrogen storage Cost of energy The physical properties of hydrogen compared with Continue reading Europe’s Hydrogen Fantasy An Admission of Failure