Wind Power and Bird Deaths and Frederic Bastiat

Michael Giberson Wind power gets a lot of criticism for contributing to bird deaths. Reports of bird-turbine collisions lead some environmentalists to withhold support from wind power. You sometimes see free market advocates, who otherwise seem not to get much concerned over the effects of economic activity on wildlife, suddenly quite concerned about wind power’s … More Wind Power and Bird Deaths and Frederic Bastiat

Draft Report to Congress on Wholesale and Retail Competition in Electricity

Lynne Kiesling Yesterday the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission released the draft Report to Congress on Competition in the Wholesale and Retail Markets for Electric Energy on behalf of the Electric Energy Market Competition Task Force. This report, required by Section 1815 of the Energy Policy Act of 2005, provides an overview and summarizes the progress … More Draft Report to Congress on Wholesale and Retail Competition in ElectricityMore Draft Report to Congress on Wholesale and Retail Competition in Electricity