Analysis: Green Energy Push, Not Russian Invasion, Spiking Oil Prices, Endangers Security

France closed down a lot of their nuclear power plants, switched to using natural gas and coal, But when coal and gas prices went too high, they started re-opening nuclear plants along with build new ones. Atomic energy is an abundant source of power and has much less carbon emissions than fossil fuels. Not surprising… Read More Analysis: Green Energy Push, Not Russian Invasion, Spiking Oil Prices, Endangers Security

Scientists: New England States That Closed Nuclear Plants Have Higher Emissions

Whoops! Nuclear plants help reduce carbon emissions and states that close nuclear facilities see emissions go higher. According to E&E News, shortly after several New England states shut down nuclear power plants saw large increases in emissions. E&E reports, shortly after New York, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania shut nuclear energy facilities in their states during 2019,… Read More Scientists: New England States That Closed Nuclear Plants Have Higher Emissions

Germany Closes 3 Of Its 6 Nuclear Plants

Consequently, Germany’s electricity bills, which are very expensive, will go even higher or the country will have to rely even more on coal and natural gas. Environmentalists know about high electric bills but, as the below report demonstrates, don’t care. France, on the other hand, is rebuilding their nuclear plants despite initially having shut them… Read More Germany Closes 3 Of Its 6 Nuclear Plants

Citing “Urgent Climate Effects,” California Essentially Bans Fracking

In response to Governor Gavin Newsom’s order issued in April outlawing fracking in 2024, the state is drawing down its allowing the drilling method. According to the Associated Press, in a letter to Aera Energy, the Golden State’s oil and gas regulator, Uduak-Joe Ntuk, said in a letter to the company he could not approve… Read More Citing “Urgent Climate Effects,” California Essentially Bans Fracking

The Nuclear Option

John Stossel has a column published at Reason‘s website pointing out that if environmentalists really believed climate change is an existential threat, they should support nuclear power — the only technology that has a track record of rapidly replacing fossil fuels.