Tag Archives: energy

burning up the solar …

For all those lovers of rooftop solar, pray your house doesn’t catch fire, the Fire Brigades may decide not to spray water on your house for fear of electrocution. This post puts it nicely: Tuesday tee hee – Solar panels … Continue reading

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warming wanted …

Prefer the warmer climates myself. China has prospered during warm periods, yet suffered when cold: Two Millennia of Climate Change & the Fiscal Well-Being of China (13 April 2015) During relatively warm periods, the fiscal climate in China has generally … Continue reading

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the next resources boom …

Coal looks to be on the verge of another boom, with the new forecast power stations soon to be built: Japan Defies Obama — Plans On Building 43 Coal Plants Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch The US closes … Continue reading

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“blessings of higher temps and CO2″ …

A new paper finds out that the main agenda (twin evils) outcome for climate scientists is wrong: The Growth & Water Use Efficiency of Two Tree Species Since 1850 (7 April 2015) Have the two phenomena been helped or hurt … Continue reading

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more oil and gas …

Green(ies) will not be happy. More oil found, nearly ready for pumping. Kimberley oil production closer as native title deal reached West Australian company Buru Energy moves a step closer to beginning commercial oil production in the Kimberley. A small … Continue reading

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media hypocrite … uncovered

Divest, says the Green agenda. But no: BBC Pension: Heavily invested in Big Oil Guest essay by Eric Worrall Hot on the heels of the Guardian divestment scandal, and 350.org and Rockefellers divestment “issues”, it now turns out that, as … Continue reading

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the ‘war’ without end? … CO2

Oh dear, it can’t be true: The Global Warming War Some well known and highly respected scientists have their say in this short trailer of a new documentary. This is gonna hurt bad, I’m sure.   Some sceptics have made a … Continue reading

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the Big Guardian …

The Guardian, too busy being a hypocrite, missed it’s own investments. Hehehe: The Guardian backs big oil Barry Woods points us to the transcript of a most amusing Guardian podcast on the subject of that organ’s latest bit of posturing. It … Continue reading

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the biggest ever, set for the Kimberley Gas field near Browse island …

The Browse Basin off Broome is the destination for this lump of floating steel: Take the Empire State Building, lay it on the ground and add another 150 feet. Then put it out to sea. That’s essentially what Shell did … Continue reading

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a media mole in the ranks … from a low molehill

[…] Can’t you just imagine how much better Media Watch would be if stories like this were, you know, debated on air, rather than verdicts on their correctness or otherwise being handed down from a rather low molehill its occupants … Continue reading

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