Tag Archives: Coal

CSPAN – Bipartisan Policy Comm. per CPP

I am astounded at how the petty bureaucrat class can be so daft and accepting of a half decade process including years of litigation to set a fuel type for electric generators. Continue reading

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Natural Gas, Coal, and Cheap Plentiful Energy

What price energy? Is it really hard to get and expensive? Not in bulk at the point of production… Continue reading

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Obama’s Gift To You: ANRZ Alpha Natural Resources Bankrupt. Next?…

What ObamaNomics looks like, up close and personal to Arch Coal. Continue reading

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Poland Dealing With Wind and Germany with Coal

Plucky little Poland embraces stable coal and attempts to stabilize the destabilizing dumping of excess unusable wind power onto their grid from Germany. Continue reading

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China, Roads, Shipping, Pipelines, and Placing a Go Stone

China is on a roll playing strategic position games while the USA whines about the weather. Continue reading

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Is The UK Grid Approaching Instability?

An interesting tool lets you watch the UK Electric Grid dashboard. It looks to me like at no more than 50% more wind turbines, the UK grid destabilizes and failures happen. Also at about 5 GW less coal or nuke, it destabilizes. Not good. Continue reading

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ChWS – Charcoal Liquid Diesel Fuel

Yes, we can run our cars, truck, ships, and trains on charcoal from trees. And at lower costs than using petroleum. Continue reading

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