London Inquiry Into Grenfell Tower Fire Ends

A London inquiry has concluded it wasn't just building managers cutting corners using unsafe materials to renovate the Grenfell Tower, but also the cost of complying with onerous environmental rules geared to reduce carbon emissions. Cheap insulation in green-compliant new cladding helped spread Grenfell Tower blaze that killed 72 Environmental compliance-cost squeeze may have led … Continue reading London Inquiry Into Grenfell Tower Fire Ends

Environmentalists Weaponize Wildfire Danger in California to Halt Housing Construction

Environmentalists sue to halt logging, controlled burns, and forest thinning efforts that can reduce the likelihood of forest fires, and when the forests catch fire, the results can be devastating. Now, environmentalists in California use the destruction from the fires they largely contributed to in order to halt housing construction so people have places to … Continue reading Environmentalists Weaponize Wildfire Danger in California to Halt Housing Construction

XR Vandalize Cambridge Lawn Over “Destruction of Nature”

Oh the irony! When they're not obstructing traffic, conducting die-ins, vandalizing war memorials, or showing up naked to parliament meetings, the climate change cult, known as Extinction Rebellion, decided to conduct some human-caused climate change of their own. This time, their latest antic was to dig up a lawn at Oxford University's Trinity College. This … Continue reading XR Vandalize Cambridge Lawn Over “Destruction of Nature”

Evironmental Rules Contribute to California’s High Housing Costs and Homelessness

A telling study published four years ago by the California Legislative Analysit's Office on housing costs reveals some surprising admissions that would probably be considered heresy in Sacramento. NIMBYism and environmental regulations that restrict housing construction are among the factors listed as the factors that contribute to the high cost of housing in the Golden … Continue reading Evironmental Rules Contribute to California’s High Housing Costs and Homelessness

Environmentalists Obstruct Colorado Ski Resort Project for 30 Years

A harrowing guest column written by Wolf Creek Ski Area (WCSA) CEO Davey Pitcher was published in The Durango Herald today. Wolf Creek, Colorado enjoys some of the highest amounts of snow fall in the state and Texas billionaire Red McCombs envisioned a Village at Wolf Creek resort next to the ski area. Environmentalists contend … Continue reading Environmentalists Obstruct Colorado Ski Resort Project for 30 Years

Environmentalists Will Obstruct Telescope Project From Coming to Canary Islands

Another example of the bait-and-switch of environmentalists and their anti-science conduct. The agency that manages the Thirty Meter Telescope in Hawaii is seeking to begin construction of a backup facility on La Palma island in the Canary Islands and, lo and behold, an environmentalist group there has vowed to sue to block the project. Never … Continue reading Environmentalists Will Obstruct Telescope Project From Coming to Canary Islands

New York City Suffers Second Blackout After Passing “Green New Deal”

This past Monday, New York City suffered another blackout in which Con-Edison pointed to massive amounts of power usage which put a strain on the city's power grid. According to The New York Times, Mayor DeBlasio and other city politicos are not only criticizing the utility company but are even going so far as to … Continue reading New York City Suffers Second Blackout After Passing “Green New Deal”

Gang Green Signals Their Hostility to Your Way of Life With NYT Op-Ed

A guest opinion editorial published last week in The New York Times made some startling assertions. The authors, Scott Wiener (a California legislator) and Daniel Kammen (a Berkeley professor), attempt to make the case that denser public housing and transportation would reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Both authors also state that low-density, single-family-home zoning is effectively … Continue reading Gang Green Signals Their Hostility to Your Way of Life With NYT Op-Ed

Obama Center in Chicago Could Come To a Screeching Halt

A federal judge in Chicago allowed a lawsuit to proceed against former President Barack Obama's $500 million Presidential Center today. Three environmentalists with the group Protect Our Parks and other opponents are involved in litigation to prevent the construction. According to the Washington Examiner, the plaintiffs assert in their lawsuit that the city of Jackson … Continue reading Obama Center in Chicago Could Come To a Screeching Halt