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Netherlands Shows World How to Advance Alternative Energy

Discussion in 'Energy, Environment, and Policy' started by SageBrush, Mar 19, 2018.

  1. SageBrush

    SageBrush REJECT Fascism

    May 7, 2015
    New Mexico
    #1 SageBrush, Mar 19, 2018
    Last edited: Mar 19, 2018
    Dutch to Get World's First Subsidy-Free Offshore Wind Farm

    The public participates in infrastructure risk and the government institutes a carbon tax.
    Who said obvious is hard ?

    We'll see how it goes in the US once the psychopathic traitor and his cronies are taken out with the rest of the sewage.
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  2. TheTalkingMule

    TheTalkingMule Distributed Energy Enthusiast

    Oct 20, 2012
    Philadelphia, PA
    I've always said the German system for encouraging renewables is now a roadmap to subsidy-free wind and solar. Give renewables the tiniest leg up by flipping the tradition and giving them 24/7 grid priority at the wholesale level. Guarantee them a reasonable rate of payback for a set amount of time and you'll quickly have nothing but renewables.

    I'm so sick of states setting mandates 20 years out. All the hard work can be handled in about a decade with very little public investment, let the market do the work.
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