Trump EPA snubs carbon capture

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…

Are You Ready for Hillary Clinton Part Deux?

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…

Study: Electric Vehicles Emit More CO2 Than Diesel Ones

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…

Climate: An Extraordinary Popular Delusion

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…

Environmentalists Seek Rolling Blackouts for Balkans

On Thursday of last week, environmentalists urged EU policymakers to clampdown on coal-fired power plants in Western Balkan states. According to Voice of America, the fumes are from emissions from old Communist-era plants that environmentalists allege contribute to nearly 4000 deaths across Europe each year. However, with some help from China, Balkan states have invested…