Are The Texas Blackouts A Preview Of Biden’s Coming Green New Deal?

Posted: May 1, 2021 by oldbrew in Big Green, Energy, government
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Yes — if it ever gets implemented as planned, and people are willing to accept the inevitably unpleasant consequences.

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By Adam Houser and Craig Rucker ~

“Don’t mess with Texas!”

Unfortunately, “messing with Texas” is exactly what so-called “renewable” energy recently did with Lone Star residents.

In mid-February, extreme cold temperatures rocked the state, as well as much of the nation.

Yet, unlike the rest of America, Texas was also hit with widespread power outages leaving millions shivering in the cold. It is believed that dozens have died in the tragedy.

Texas gets approximately 24 percent of its energy from wind and solar, which is significantly more than the rest of the nation. The national average is only 3 percent from wind and solar. As the record cold hit Texas from February 8 to February 16, renewable power generation dropped from 24 percent to an abysmal 8.3 percent as turbines froze and solar panels were covered with snow.

In the weeks that followed, Leftist politicians and the media have…

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  1. JB says:

    “as history has shown, we can expect widespread blackouts, extensive job losses, and massive environmental destruction to be the more likely reality.”

    “Anything government does for the economy is positive feedback.”–Robert Heinlein

    And that most inefficiently, I may add. Next to religion, government is the slowest learning institution ever devised. What it does to the economy it does to everything else it touches. Yet people keep on believing that government is how best to rectify social conflict, economic cycles, and change the fundamental operations of Nature.

  2. pochas94 says:

    The Green New Deal, aka “Take the money and run.”

  3. stpaulchuck says:

    I have come to the realization that fat dumb and happy citizens are so lazy they will willingly turn over all their freedoms and the economy to nincompoops just so they don’t have to be bothered to think or do something.

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