“There is science, logic, reason; there is thought verified by experience. And then there is California.” ― Edward Abbey
Dr. John Robson comments on key items from the latest Climate Discussion Nexus weekly Wednesday Wakeup newsletter from government pension funds betting your money and failed alternative energy to climate czar John Kerry to 40,000 years of glorious climate misery to a rebound in Arctic ice, European coal and the sun. PHOTO CREDIT: Coal rail… Read More The Big Bad Green Bet
Dave Rubin of The Rubin Report interviewed editor of Humanprogress.org Marian Tupy. Rubin discussed the all to often the ignored story of global poverty reduction. Tupy also debunks the myths of the US’s rising CO2 emissions, and what extremists, like Extinction Rebellion, get so wrong about climate change.
Joe Biden won’t ban fracking in the short term, but in the long run his environmental policies will achieve a similar result, including eradicating the use of the drilling method while destroying America’s energy sector. In short, not only is Joe Biden lying, he’ll try to finish the job his former boss, Barack Obama, started… Read More A Biden Administration Will Destroy America’s Energy Sector
Environmentalists, an Indian tribe and some states sue the Trump Administration over it’s allowing coal production on federal lands. When blocked by an Obama-appointed federal district judge, Judge Brian Morris, the magistrate said the government did not perform a proper analysis. Then, when the Administration fixes the issues cited by Judge Morris, he rules on… Read More Circular Firing Squad in Anti-Coal Lawsuit
by Josh Siegel | June 22, 2019 The Washington Examiner The Trump Environmental Protection Agency is dismissing a technology that is favored by many Republicans and is widely considered to be among the most effective at slashing emissions from coal plants. EPA’s Affordable Clean Energy, or ACE, rule, finalized last week to replace President Barack… Read More Trump EPA snubs carbon capture
With the likelihood of a highly competitive party primary, and concerns among Democrats of President Trump getting re-elected, there’s the very distinct possibility that Hillary Clinton could return as a peace candidate and be given another chance to be the Democratic Party’s nominee for President in 2020. To this day, Hillary Clinton will not entirely… Read More Are You Ready for Hillary Clinton Part Deux?
From JoNova: A big new study by electricity grid nerds (and I mean that in the nicest possible way) shows that after all the money and pain of 20 years of forced transition Australia’s electricity has shifted from 85% coal powered to 75% coal powered, which cost billions and as a bonus, made electricity more… Read More Nearly 20 Years of Renewable Energy Means Unstable and Expensive Electricity Delivery
Date: 23/04/19 – The Brussels Times When CO2 emissions linked to the production of batteries and the German energy mix – in which coal still plays an important role – are taken into consideration, electric vehicles emit 11% to 28% more than their diesel counterparts, according to the study, presented on Wednesday at the Ifo… Read More Study: Electric Vehicles Emit More CO2 Than Diesel Ones
President Donald Trump has appointed Dr. William Happer to a panel to examine if climate change is a threat to national security. Presently, Dr. Happer is an adviser to the President and is also a Physics professor at Princeton University. The President’s appointment has already started attracting criticism from the usual suspects in the green… Read More Climate: An Extraordinary Popular Delusion