Wind Farm Rotor Failures

A recent report, The Performance of Wind Farms in the United Kingdom and Denmark, indicated a shorter life for wind turbines than the predicted 20-year life.  See March 5 article, Bad News for Wind Energy. There is a wind farm Continue reading Wind Farm Rotor Failures

Government Fails In Long Island

The Long Island Power Authority’s (LIPA) only job is to transmit and distribute electricity. Unlike private utilities in New Jersey, Connecticut, and New York City, it is a government body. The aftermath of Sandy has once again demonstrated that government Continue reading Government Fails In Long Island

Religion or Science

I don’t normally write about global warming, but the energy policy of the United States is being adversely influenced by people who believe that CO2 is causing global warming. Targeting a cut in CO2 emissions is distorting energy policies, and Continue reading Religion or Science