Unstoppable Global Warming

The Facts Behind the 1,500-year Climate Cycle
Authors' Blog by Dr. S. Fred Singer and Dennis T. Avery

Thursday, November 02, 2006

Wind Power Cards

Whole Foods is selling wind power cards that supposedly let concerned citizens directly encourage windmills. The $5 and $15 plastic cards represent what Whole Foods claims is the increased cost of producing wind power—over an oil-fired power plant—for an individual or family’s monthly electricity. Whole Foods says it will pass the card earnings to the windmill companies. To be more than a “feel-good,” however, tens of millions of people would need to buy the cards every month for the next decade, at least. The likelihood of that? Your guess. What if you forget?


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