Entries by Steve Goreham

Electricity Prices are Soaring in Heavy Wind Energy States

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United States electricity prices are rising rapidly, up 18.1 percent over the last two years. Renewable energy advocates claim that wind and solar installations produce cheaper electricity than traditional power plants, but power prices are rising as more wind and solar is added to the grid. In fact, electricity prices are soaring in leading wind […]

Are Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Really Worth Taxpayer Money?

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Charging at home is a favored feature of electric vehicles (EVs). But public charging stations are needed for long trips and to maximize market penetration of EVs. However, it’s unlikely that charging fees can cover the capital and operating costs of public chargers or make money for investors. According to Kelly Blue Book, Americans purchased […]