Tag Archives: solar panels

cooked with solar …

I hope owners of solar panels have up to date Insurance. Solar panels cooked. Firefighters do not like the chance of electrocution in rooftop fires. Portions of the solar panels dropped down during the fire, and portions of the rubber … Continue reading

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the colour of money …

So called Green Energy, just refers to the colour* of money, in particular, the US dollar. 31 May: LA Times: Jerry Hirsch: Elon Musk’s growing empire is fueled by $4.9 billion in government subsidies Los Angeles entrepreneur Elon Musk has … Continue reading

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all burned up …

Where the ‘Green’ hurts. Actually, it burns: Apple’s Solar Panels Catch Fire As It Touts Green Data Centers Which reminds me, if you have rooftop solar panels, don’t expect the ‘fireys’ to put it out, they may get electrocuted. Then … Continue reading

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burning up the solar …

For all those lovers of rooftop solar, pray your house doesn’t catch fire, the Fire Brigades may decide not to spray water on your house for fear of electrocution. This post puts it nicely: Tuesday tee hee – Solar panels … Continue reading

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seedling bonanza …

The native plant nursery has been going full swing lately, with our Work for the Dole teams doing exceptionally well. Check out the quality of seedlings pictured: Our own seed raising potting mix is used, and little to no added … Continue reading

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an environmental catastrophe … decarbonization

Well, that’s what the ‘Green Blob’ says about frakking, while ignoring the devastation of poor quality turbines and solar panels, and especially, the terrible mess that processing the metals needed for alternative energy. The footprint that turns them nasty: IGas … Continue reading

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busted and broken … solar power

In the not too distant future, expect to see solar panel carcases abandoned everywhere. Panels in Australia are dodgy, some broken after less than 12 months in some cases. Then one more big solar carcase to add to the dozens … Continue reading

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cooler and wiser, except for Lurch … lecturing Africans

No CO2 warming after all, says : BOMBSHELL: Study shows greenhouse gas induced warming dropped for the past 14 years […] The findings contradict the main tenet of AGW theory which states increasing greenhouse gases including the primary greenhouse gas … Continue reading

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solar panels cause fire …

Solar panels burn down school, well not quite, the fire brigade managed to stop it spreading. GREEN FAIL: Solar Panels Catch Fire on High School Roof – Black Plume Seen for Miles Posted by Jim Hoft on Sunday, May 19, … Continue reading

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decisions, decisions …

Improved health care, or solar panels for the roof, your choice. Keep reading  → […] A group, directed by Richard Lerner at Scripps, discovered that an antibody can be injected into bone marrow cells and transform the cells into brain cells. … Continue reading

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