Why The “Ice Trust” Matters Today

…Why The “Ice Trust” Matters Today… In 1899, the American Ice Company, with important investors from Tammany Hall, was formed from its predecessor, the Consolidated Ice Company. The objective was to create a monopoly so that the price of ice Continue reading Why The “Ice Trust” Matters Today

Mexico: Renewables Should Pay for Backup

…Mexico: Renewables Should Pay for Backup… Federal Commission of Electricity (CFE) Director Manuel Bartlett, has called for renewables, wind and solar, to pay for the backup they need. He recognizes that wind and solar are getting a free ride by Continue reading Mexico: Renewables Should Pay for Backup

Hydrogen Powered Planes

…Hydrogen Powered Planes… Europe has proven it’s impossible to eliminate the use of fossil fuels without hydrogen. While Hydrogen is an excellent energy carrier, it’s not readily available and must be extracted from some other compound. Green hydrogen is produced Continue reading Hydrogen Powered Planes

New Greenhouse Gas Bill – A Hidden Value-Added Tax on Carbon

…New Greenhouse Gas Bill – A Hidden Value-Added Tax on Carbon… (This is a repost of an article that was erased from the website by accident. It is the third of four articles that will be republished.) The House recently Continue reading New Greenhouse Gas Bill – A Hidden Value-Added Tax on Carbon