Since solar and wind and only produce electricity 25 to 30 percent of the time (and sometimes not at all) they need to be backed up by something. No biggie, we’ll just build lots of giant batteries like the ones Tesla is building. That will take care of it! Unfortunately, no it won’t. Large scale battery power is nothing but a fantasy.

Authors

  • CFACT Ed

    CFACT -- We're freedom people.

  • Mark Mathis

    Mark Mathis is author and documentary filmmaker as well as president of the Clear Energy Alliance, a company devoted to curing energy blindness.