government pays wind farms not to produce electricity

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    Gotta love the way green energy works.

    Wind Farms In Pacific Northwest Paid To Not Produce | Fox News
     
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    yea, I saw that on another link today.....*sigh*...
     
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    Another moment democrats should be very proud of.
     
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    Are you aware that electricity produced by generators (Alternating Current) can't be stored for later use?
     
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    Gotta love Hydro Power. :clap:
     
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    Are you aware that the government pissing away millions of dollars of borrowed money from China on an inefficient energy source is a problem?
     
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    Yes and no, charging batteries, Capacitors. Still, it should go to the Grid. It does sound like a good maintenance time though.
     
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    China is investing 10s of billions of dollars, if not more, on building a solar energy component to their economy.
     
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    Where's my gubmint check?...I can not produce power just the same as those turds don't produce power.
     
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    Waiting for how this is total Foxcrappe as always....more imaginary outrage for the dupes....
     

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