The selection of European Commission’s upcoming new President, Ursula von der Leyen, indicates that it will be one where unelected Brussels bureaucrats expand domination over all aspects of European economic and social life.
Johnson's position on climate change is unclear.
The intermittent nature of wind and solar means they often won't be there when needed.
A botched green energy subsidy scheme will cost U.K. taxpayers more than $1.4 billion, or more than 45 times its initial cost projections, according to a whistleblower.
As European nations come to grips with the exorbitant costs of energy subsidies and over-reliance on "green" energy (and build new coal-fired power plants to offset those costs and address the intermittent nature of wind and solar energy), the U.S. has been heading in the opposite direction -- President Obama's onerous Clean Power Plan. Thankfully, the plan is held up in court, as the world is beginning to recognize the enormous costs of complying with the non-binding Paris Climate Agreement. The question remains, though, whether America will go the way of California, which already has electricity prices 40% above the national average and the highest retail gasoline prices in the U.S.?
Acres required to power 6 million homes -- Wind: 250,000; Solar: 130,000 Nuclear: 430