An old friend recently sent me a YouTube video titled “What’s Wrong with Wind and Solar?” The video claimed, in part, that solar and wind were much less efficient at energy conversion than coal plants, and therefore society should stop building solar and wind facilities and invest in more coal-powered energy production. This friend, I’ll call him . . .

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