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Capacity Factor

The release of a substance (usually a gas when referring to the subject of climate change) into the atmosphere.

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    By KEVIN KILTY, Introduction This past March 12 the Center of the American Experiment (CAE) released a study of projected power costs for Minnesota on the basis of its new policy mandating 50% renewable energy by year 20301...
  • Walport’s UK Energy Fantasy Does Not Add Up
    By Paul Homewood Bishop Hill  had a post the other day, about a presentation on climate change given to the cabinet by Chief Scientist, Sir Mark Walport, seen at right...

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