Posts Tagged ‘Christmas’

How Christmas prawns explain Australia’s power blackouts

Just as the Howard government once claimed incorrectly that refugees were throwing their children into the water, the Turnbull government is deliberately misleading the public about the cause of blackouts and energy shortages around the country. Blaming renewable energy for causing the storms and heatwaves that cause blackouts is simply the latest attempt by this […]

Christmas Day 2016 sets new UK record for renewable energy use

Green energy such as wind power made up 40% of electricity generated in Britain, compared with 25% on 25 December 2015 Christmas Day was the greenest on record for energy generation, according to the power group Drax. The company said more than 40% of the electricity generated on the day came from renewable sources, the […]

Home improvement: Post-turkey, ita s time to hang Christmas lights

I don’t know about you and your family, but at my place Thanksgiving weekend is also the official beginning of the toboggan run towards Christmas. I usually put our Christmas lights on the house this weekend because it’s a relaxed “four-dayer” and the next three weeks will be filled with other unexpected surprises. View full […]

Changes at EDC, Hurricane Sandy & Christmas Tree Chaos

This week, the State House Report centers on a pair of stories involving Gov. Lincoln Chafee’s decision making skills: the nomination of William J. Parsons for head of the RIEDC and the controversial “holiday tree” lighting. View full post on Wind Power News