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Rising electricity prices to come as wind, solar mandates increase

Arizona Capital Times

Public utility commissioners and policymakers need to think very carefully about passing the costs of these mandates onto consumers. Trading reliable, affordable power for less reliable, more costly alternatives deserves serious scrutiny....


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Phillip Norman's picture
Phillip Norman on Aug 8, 2019

Let's broaden the discussion with results of this search:

Generating electricity with hydrogen storage "excess solar power in California"

This result:

and much more. 

Bob Meinetz's picture
Bob Meinetz on Aug 8, 2019

Phillip, no wonder Southern California Gas, the division of Sempra International, Inc. which makes $billions each year on the sale of fossil-fuel methane, is pushing hydrogen as a storage medium for solar and wind power. 95% of commercial hydrogen is made from methane, with frightful carbon emissions a result of manufacture.

Think of the profits, were SoCal Gas able to convince a gullible public that a cavern full of fossil-fuel-based hydrogen was filled using solar panels!

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