World’s Woeful Wind Power Output Spells Doom For Renewable Energy Rent Seekers

Wind and solar´s intermittency require us to have a 100% second power production system up and on standby. And the nature of the intermittency also means that it needs to be on fast standby to jump in at every lull in wind or solar power which essentially means that you can’t cut any corners with your secondary system. The secondary system would be able to cover all our needs all the time but it exists only to back up unreliable power. Its entire cost must be factored into the cost of wind and solar. How is this cheap? Next time you get the cheap wind and solar song, make them answer this.

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