Danish Wind Power ♥s Norwegian Hydropower

Michael Giberson From time to time a promoter of wind power will encourage the U.S. to follow Denmark’s lead and aim for a much higher levels of wind power on the grid. (Recently Denmark’s legislature established a goal of attaining 50 percent of its energy from wind power by 2020.) A working paper by Johannes … More Danish Wind Power ♥s Norwegian Hydropower

Per Capita Energy Consumption Has Declined in the United States

Michael Giberson At the Freakonomics blog, James McWilliams offers a review of sorts of Robert Bryce’s new book Power Hungry: The Myths of “Green” Energy and the Real Fuels of the Future.  McWilliams reports that the book is “a sustained attack on our irrational infatuation with wind and solar power.” Part of Bryce’s “sustained attack” … More Per Capita Energy Consumption Has Declined in the United States