New Study: Real Cost of Green New Deal Is $29 Trillion | Beaufort County Now | Democrat policy would be a disaster for average person | beaufort observer, new study, green new deal, real cost, october 14, 2020

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

New Study: Real Cost of Green New Deal Is $29 Trillion

Publisher's Note: The Rant & Rave section is a public forum offered as a service to readers. Postings are not edited without approval by the author and do not necessarily represent the views of the staff, management, owners or advertisers of Beaufort County NOW.

    A new study by the Energy and Environment Legal Institute pegs the cost of going all electric in the United States with wind and solar is $29 Trillion. In addition to the overall cost to taxpayers, it would also greatly raise the energy costs to consumers and make the power grid prone to blackouts during events like heat waves and cold snaps. By relying more on nuclear instead of wind and solar, the cost of making America all electric would still be $18 Trillion.

    https://stopthesethings.com/2020/10/14/new-green-deals-punishing-price-ditching-fossil-fuels-would-cost-americans-29-trillion/

    Yet the radical leftist Democrats are pushing this agenda very hard. It is part of the Democrat platform, and Kamala Harris has even been chief sponsor of Green New Deal legislation. Within North Carolina, Roy Cooper and Democrats in the legislature are also pushing their local version of this green energy boondoggle.

    Unless Republicans win, consumers need to hold on to their wallets.


HbAD0

Latest Op-Ed & Politics

Democrats have started to face backlash online after photographs emerged Thursday of National Guardsmen being forced to sleep in parking garages while also having minimal access to restrooms and other essential items.
The great gift this Christmas was that help was on the way. The vaccine was a welcome gift 10 months into the pandemic. It is no exaggeration that North Carolinaís vaccination rollout started poorly.
State health secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen updated N.C. residents on COVID-19 vaccinations Thursday, Jan. 21.
Get your batsuit and hang tight with the Wolfman as we enter into Gotham City for battle.
Sherry-Lynn Womack finds herself in the proverbial hot water. Her crime? Womack went up to Washington, D.C., for the rally for Donald Trump on Jan. 6.
The year ended with a record-breaking $3.1 trillion deficit and, as usual, the U.S. government managed to blow tens of billions on a myriad of wasteful projects that should provoke outrage among tax-paying Americans.

HbAD1

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) will deliver an article of impeachment against former President Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Friday.
Protecting the Club is more important than standing on principle
Itís so easy to let jealousy trump good sense. I think thatís what a Ďwealth taxí is all about.
In this installment, we will discuss the "controversial" Gospel of Judas and how it can be used to decipher cryptic messages made by actors portraying the role of "Judas" in the current political arena..
The North Carolina Council on Health Care Coverage held its last meeting today to finalize principles to help guide Governor Roy Cooper and legislative leaders as they consider options to increase affordable and comprehensive health coverage for North Carolinians.
At the Request of President Biden, Acting Secretary of Education Will Extend Pause on Federal Student Loan Payments

HbAD2

She's impressive and hopefully isn't finished in public service.
Chicago prosecutors say 36-year-old Aditya Singh lived in the cityís OíHare International Airport for three months to avoid flying home to Los Angeles, California, amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Are you spending your precious time wisely, or are you a pawn, an infinitesimal cog, in someone else's Global Plan?
As of Jan. 18, North Carolina had received about a million doses of COVID-19 vaccines.
Come with us on Part II of Wolfman and The Guardians' journey through the streets of our nation's capitol. These stories are only available exclusively here at BCN!
Joy Pullmann of the Federalist explains how right-of-center partisans can respond well to a Biden presidency.
Joe Biden, a man with the mental acuity and awareness of an oyster is now in the White House, where he will be taken by the hand, guided into a closet and handed some coloring books to keep him busy while Kamala Harris runs the government

HbAD3

 
Back to Top