China Leads the Way

…China Leads the Way… Ultra-supercritical coal-fired power plants are 45% more efficient than typical subcritical power plants. Ultra-supercritical plants are now referred to as High Efficiency Low Emissions (HELE) power plants. China has focused on HELE plants to confront its Continue reading China Leads the Way

When Will the Insanity End?

…When Will the Insanity End?… The media went gaga over France’s and the UK’s proposal to eliminate the use of internal combustion engines in automobiles by replacing them with battery-powered vehicles (BEVs). But what are the facts? Summary: When the Continue reading When Will the Insanity End?

Proof that Wind and Solar are Unreliable

…Proof that Wind and Solar are Unreliable… We have known for a long while, something that the enthusiasts of renewable energy have denied: Wind and solar power generation is unreliable. Enthusiasts, when confronted with the unreliability of wind and solar, Continue reading Proof that Wind and Solar are Unreliable

There’s Hope for Nuclear Power

…There’s Hope for Nuclear Power… A nuclear power revival seems remote with the closing of existing nuclear power plants in the US, the stopping of construction of two new plants in South Carolina by SCANA Corp., and the possible stoppage Continue reading There’s Hope for Nuclear Power

Zero CO2 Emissions. A Dangerous Absurdity

…Zero CO2 Emissions. A Dangerous Absurdity… Climate extremists are doubling down on their efforts to get the world to cut CO2 emissions. In April, a new global initiative called Mission 2020 was launched by Christiana Figueres, the former executive secretary Continue reading Zero CO2 Emissions. A Dangerous Absurdity

Next Generation of Fossil Fuels

…Next Generation of Fossil Fuels… Fracking has revolutionized the production of oil and natural gas. Natural gas produced by fracking can last from 100 to 1,000 years, but what will come next? What comes next lies on the ocean floor, Continue reading Next Generation of Fossil Fuels