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jaagu replied to the Energy & Utilities board. 3 hours ago

Re: Ameren Annual Report 2014

Well I'll be a monkey's uncle - things do change fast.

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jaagu posted to the Climate Change board. 4:38 PM

Coal Plants Shutting Down Around the World

Coal Plants Shutting Down Around the World

Numerous announcements of plant closures during the past week are painting a grim picture for the future of the coal industry.

Closings are not isolated to U.S. facilities ... [more]

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jaagu replied to the Energy & Utilities board. 4:24 PM

Re: Ameren Annual Report 2014

Ameren was also looking at installing a small, modular reactor at its Callaway site. They were working with Westinghouse on the plan, but I believe that project is not progressing forward as of now.

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jaagu posted to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:04 AM

Heinz + Kraft = big merger

H.J. Heinz Co. and Kraft Foods Group Inc. are bringing together some of the most iconic food brands in American kitchens in a merger that would result in the world's fifth-largest food and beverage company.

The combination of two [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:25 PM

Re: Truth about energy subsidies

For FY 2013-
Wind: $6 billion
Solar: $5.3 billion
These are at the top of the chart, which decreases as you read down for FY 2013.

And so, we are back to where we started.

- Pete [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:27 PM

Re: Truth about energy subsidies

Pete writes:

Below is a separate study from the Congressional Budget Office. You can see that total renewables tax preference subsidies have exploded in recent years, while nuclear is rather small. To emphasize, this is only tax preferences. [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:22 AM

Re: Truth about energy subsidies

Pete writes:

From the Energy Information Administration (which is part of the Department of Energy):
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Mon Mar 23

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:19 PM

Re: Truth about energy subsidies

Pete,

I see that you have trouble reading and staying on topic.

1. Renewables, 1994-2009 - $5.93 [billion?] is obviously billions from the figures above that number and listed in the DBL Investors report.

2. The DBL [more]

Sat Mar 21

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:32 PM

Re: Energy Subsidies- Who gets the $ ?

Nuclear power is the largest source of carbon-free electricity in the US. Below are the major carbon-free sources, and their 2014 electricity production, in thousands of megawatt-hours.

Doesn't look like a failure to me.

- Pete [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:09 PM

Re: Energy Subsidies- Who gets the $ ?

"Der Spiegel" is a weekly German magazine. Politically it is center-left. It is NOT a political propaganda organ like Foxnews, not even remotely.

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Spiegel is a center-right publication [more]

Fri Mar 20

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 8:54 PM

Re: Energy Subsidies- Who gets the $ ?

Tim,

LOL every time I read your naïve posts on energy and electrical power generation. You do not understand the subject and you cherry pick information from anti-renewable sources.

We all know that you, Dave, Pete and others [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:34 PM

Re: Energy Subsidies- Who gets the $ ?

warbac,

Nuclear power is the largest source of carbon-free electricity in the US currently. But that fact is changing every day as more and more solar, wind and other renewables are being added to the grid. Also all the roof top solar PV [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:10 PM

Re: Energy Subsidies- Who gets the $ ?

Pete,

As you often like to say "you are moving the goal posts"

The discussion you started was economics and subsidies for renewables versus nuclear power.

Since you lost that argument you switched to climate [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:01 PM

Re: Energy Subsidies- Who gets the $ ?

Pete,

Nuclear power had its day over the last 40 years to demonstrate that it is viable economically with loads of government backed crony capitalism. It failed!!

Wind, solar and other renewables are our future and we need to give [more]

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 12:52 PM

Re: How We Cure Disease

Good news - Wrong board

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 12:42 PM

Re: Steven Goddard is interesting...

Although the fight that took place in Warsaw was not meant to stop the Nazis by force, but rather to get the story out to the world. It would have sent a stronger story, as would have all the uprisings, if German force was met with significantly more [more]

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 4:52 AM

Re: Steven Goddard is interesting...

who doubts that things would have gone at least a little differently if those persecuted during the Holocaust we're actually armed?

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Only delusional people would think that anything different would have happened.

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jaagu replied to the Climate Change board. 2:17 AM

Re: Nukes need big donations

Nuclear had its day over the last 40 years to demonstrate that it is viable economically with loads of government backed crony capitalism. It failed!!

Solar is our future and we need to give it the funding to bring down the cost to the same [more]

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jaagu replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:10 AM

Re: OT car dealer service.

An encouraging thing I noticed is VW's rise to #3 ...

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I have also noticed how much better the service is at my local VW in the last year. It looks to me like VW management decided that to make it in [more]

Thu Mar 19

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jaagu posted to the Climate Change board. 10:45 PM

Nukes need big donations

Exelon-Backed Bill Proposes Surcharge to Fund Illinois Nukes
March 2, 2015

The proposal could increase Commonwealth Edison and Ameren bills by $300 million a year, according to the Citizens Utility Board, a consumer watchdog [more]

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