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… Read More London Inquiry Into Grenfell Tower Fire Ends
Shortly after Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency, President Donald Trump has declared California a disaster area. This comes after a series of wildfires in the central and northern sections of the state that are burning at historic levels and have incinerated over 1 million acres that are being fueled by a combination of… Read More California Wildfires Likely to Spread Due to Lightning and Wind Storms
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was in California a few days ago to assess the damage done resulting from wildfires that occurred there recently. He correctly laid blame at the feet where it belongs: environmentalists. Thankfully, President Trump also paid the Golden State a visit and Governor Jerry Brown has adopted President Trump and Secretary… Read More Ryan Zinke (Rightly) Blames Environmentalists For California’s Wildfires
Sky News was given exclusive access to an interactive 3D model of the Grenfell Tower which aims to provide an unrivalled understanding of the fire that killed 71 people. It was later reported that concerns were raised, but ignored over the green energy-oriented renovations made on the building in which materials used to make Grenfell… Read More 3D Imaging Reveals How Grenfell Tower Tragedy Unfolded
California fire officials say that 50,000 people have been ordered to evacuate and almost 12,000 homes are threatened by up to 5 massive wildfires that broke out in Los Angeles. Since California’s drought ended last year, its possible this is the result of increased vegetation resulting from rains that helped increase vegetation. Think of how… Read More Are Los Angeles wildfires due to environmentalists?
Fifteen wildfires are tearing through California’s wine country with well over 20,000 people forced to evacuate Napa, Sonoma and Yuba counties. The destruction in these areas has been massive in which, tragically, 10 people are dead and over 100 injured. In light of this near conflagration, a curious article was published last month by The… Read More Environmentalists are to blame for California wildfires
If the EPA isn’t screwing up with mine clean ups and harassing property owners for artificial lakes, The US Forest Service screws Montana residents during fire season. The Missoulian reports that the Western US is in the midst of an equipment shortage and the Environmental Pollution Agency has seen it fit to ground five helicopters… Read More US Forest Service grounds Montana firefighting helicopters over water tanks