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Don't Waste Money on Energy Efficiency Upgrades Says New Study

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions 

A new study finds that even when accounting for the broader societal benefits of energy efficiency investments, the costs still substantially outweigh the benefits. 569 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

UK’s Controversial Smart Meter Scheme Loses Program Chair as the Ship Continues to Sink

by K.T. Weaver, SkyVision Solutions 

According to SmartEnergy GB:  “Smart meters will help us get Gaz & Leccy under control.”

Unfortunately, SmartEnergy GB, the organization responsible for promoting the rollout of smart meters in Great Britain has lost its chairperson just weeks after she raised questions on how the government-led program was being run. 738 more words

Smart Grid, Smart Meters, And RF Emissions

Is the EPA paying researchers to produce only the results they want?

This remarkable story is from the Daily Signal.

It says:

Researchers from Harvard University, Syracuse University and four other institutions used climate models to predict the impact the EPA’s proposed carbon emissions reductions would have on human health.

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News

Obamaphone: Expanding the Lifeline Program, Despite a History of Fraud

The Federal Communications Commission approved a plan by a 3-2 vote to expand an existing subsidy program targeting low-income people to cover the provision of internet service.   647 more words

Politics

No Money for Sidewalks!

…but we have money for this? Belt and suspenders? Yes, I’m sure this made sense to someone! #brevard #yourtaxdollarsatwork

The Street

Progressive Intellectuals

It’s like these guys take pride in being ignorant; they need to go talk to some experts who actually make a difference.” —Barack Obama, 2008… 462 more words

Presidential Politics

Canada's Ontario Has Figured Out the Money Sitch . . .

. . . to get votes you can’t raise taxes to your own people, you need a third party (i.e., the Feds) to disguise the coercion.  31 more words

Government Fury