According to environmental extremists, air-conditioning has been a disaster for the environment. Secretary of State, John Kerry said, “Air-conditioners and refrigerators pose as big a threat to life on the planet as the threat of terrorism.” Kerry made this claim Continue reading Air Conditioning as Dangerous Climate Threat
Recent activity on the Internet has tried to turn this fact on its head. While it’s not unexpected that supporters of PV rooftop solar would attempt to turn the facts upside down, the addition of a Tea Party activist to the Continue reading Rooftop Solar is Harmful, Part 1
Two years ago, GE announced plans to double its investment to $600 million in its Aurora, Colorado solar panel manufacturing plant. GE said the plant would create 400 jobs. GE entered the solar panel business in 2007 when it invested Continue reading Solar Takes Some Hits
After every severe storm, there is a call for utilities to put their distribution lines underground. Hurricane Sandy, of course, is the poster child for why people are asking for distribution lines to be underground. It’s interesting to note that Continue reading Should Overhead Lines be Underground?