If wind is so much cheaper, why is your power bill going up?

MINOT, N.D. — Wind energy is cheaper than coal, and that’s why wind is ascendant on our energy grids while coal is in decline.

This is what the wind industry and its various lobbyists and activists insist is true.

But if it is true, why do our utility bills keep going up?

The average price of electricity bills increased in 36 out of 50 states from April 2020 to April 2021.

Californians, specifically, who lead the nation in using “renewable energy” from wind and solar, are currently paying 70% more per kilowatt hour than the average American, according to the Energy Information Administration, even as their state government begs them to ration power consumption.

Is that what we want for our country?

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Rob Port is the editor of SayAnythingBlog.com, a columnist for the Forum News Service, and host of the Plain Talk Podcast which you can subscribe to by clicking here.

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