Grid-scale electricity storage can’t save renewables

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No surprise there, but the points made deserve emphasis. No amount of ideology can defeat the realities of engineering and economics.

Engineer pours cold water on battery and hydrogen technologies – GWPF press release.
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A new briefing paper from the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) dismisses the idea that grid-scale electricity storage can help bring about a UK renewables revolution.

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Why Phi? – some Earth-Mars orbital harmonics

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A simple pattern emerges when looking at the Earth-Mars synodic conjunctions.

Focussing on the numbers of Mars orbits that are equal, or almost equal, to an exact number of Earth orbits (years), the pattern can be found by subtracting the number of conjunctions from the number of Mars orbits.

The difference between the two sets of numbers follows the Fibonacci series, which is strongly related to the golden ratio.

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Operation Keelhaul; Untold American/British Genocide

TABU; Towards A Better Understanding

Operation Keelhaul; Untold American/British Genocide

by Jamie Lee

Tabublog.com

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On this Memorial Day, May 26, 2014, all need to Re-become Members to humanities critical call to uncover horrible truths and well-kept lies as to what atrocities America (of the United States) has committed against others as well as continually perpetuating a call to serve using our young,  our innocent and uneducated to propagate further atrocities by the wealthy elite to come.

Revisionist history needs to come out of the darkness so that we can have a truly better understanding, and hold accountable, those who use our tax dollars, purposely obfuscate and effectively confuse the masses to believing we are the good guys towards establishing democracy around the globe, when if fact, the United States has been the prime military operator towards the most killings of any humans on our planet for the past nearly century.

All across the nation…

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