Federal regulators have bats in their belfries!

Bats are struck by blades traveling 100 to 200 mph at their tips or felled by “barotrauma,” sudden air pressure changes that explode their lungs, as explained in a 2008 Scientific American article “On a wing and low air: The surprising way wind turbines kill bats.”

By |2013-04-09T10:57:57-04:00April 8th, 2013|CFACT Insights|Comments Off on Federal regulators have bats in their belfries!

Cold kills more than heat & the Hockey Stick that wasn’t

Morano appeared on Canda's Sun TV to discuss why winter cold is killing many times more Britons than heat. He also addresses the stunning admission that a widely publicized study claiming unprecedented warming in the past 100 years was not "statistically robust"--another way of admitting that their conclusions are scientifically baseless.

By |2013-04-04T14:07:34-04:00April 1st, 2013|Videos|4 Comments

Fiscal cliff deal extends wind production tax credit one year

The fiscal cliff deal passed first by the Senate, now by the House and headed to the President includes extension of the wind energy production tax credit for one year. America needs sound energy production and sound budget policy in 2013. Extending the production tax credit for wind energy on day one calls Congress's ability to manage either into question.

By |2013-01-02T04:00:30-04:00January 2nd, 2013|News|Comments Off on Fiscal cliff deal extends wind production tax credit one year

Business not too sunny for solar anywhere

When U.S. solar companies like Solyndra have faltered, the blame has often been put on China with that claim that we just can’t compete. But according to energy analyst Paul Chesser, China’s big solar firms are reporting disastrous financials, with just 3 companies listing debts more than $6 billion.

By |2012-11-29T17:41:01-04:00October 26th, 2012|Just the Facts Radio|Comments Off on Business not too sunny for solar anywhere

Winners and losers energy policies

Governor Mitt Romney strongly supports North American energy independence as the foundation of renewed US employment and prosperity. President Obama is waging war on fossil fuels, job creation, and efforts to end our economic recession and reduce dependence on Middle Eastern and Russian oil.

By |2012-10-25T12:15:30-04:00October 18th, 2012|CFACT Insights|1 Comment

An ill wind in New Jersey

Since his election, New Jersey’s Governor Chris Christie has been remarkably successful in dealing with the Democrat controlled state legislature and has rocketed to national fame for simply being the real deal when it comes to conservative politics and policies. That is, until he signed a bill on August 19 that one columnist described as touting “the idea of raising your electric rates to place windmills in the ocean off New Jersey.” In this case the windmill would be 75 feet taller than the Statue of Liberty! None of the residents of Union Beach want a windmill no matter how far [...]

By |2012-10-19T17:50:03-04:00August 30th, 2010|CFACT Insights|Comments Off on An ill wind in New Jersey