Tag Archives: greenhouse gas emissions

burn trees to save on coal, or burn coal to save the environment …

Ecologist Jim Steele writes this superb essay on Green follies, where it’s OK to send forests across oceans to power former coal powered stations, destroy the environment to produce wind turbines, and use scary propaganda to hype a false agenda. … Continue reading

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‘Green’ energy stealing resources from the poor …

[…] So Green energy is not so green after all. It reduces the supply of food, water and energy available to all life on earth, and it often consumes large amounts of hydrocarbon energy for its manufacture, construction, maintenance and … Continue reading

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global warming, masquerading as science …

Princeton Physicist Dr. Will Happer: Man-made global warming is ‘a house of cards’ – A ‘truly a mad issue’ Marc Morano:  Physicist Dr. Will Happer declared man-made global warming fears to be “a house of cards” and a “truly a … Continue reading

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target practice on global warming …

Speaking before Congress, Professor of Atmospheric Science John Christy illustrates the gross inaccuracy of the 102 climate model simulations relied upon by the United Nation’s in the latest IPCC AR5 climate change report. Professor Christy describes his chart: ‘That is … Continue reading

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rob the poor to pay the rich …

Green, warmist ethics? Where? Poorer Australians are giving richer Australians $14 billion to subsidise a warm inner glow – and feed a fantasy that they are saving the planet: The costs of programs to encourage the installation of rooftop solar … Continue reading

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a BIG FAT price …

[…] ‘Poverty is not going down in the world.  It is going up’.  There’s one for Matt Ridley to take apart.  Can’t recall which CEO said that.  The inaccuracies are coming thick and fast.  I can’t keep up. Then as … Continue reading

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termites, worms, winners …

I camped next to a termite mound in the Great Sandy Desert a few years ago, and watched a new room being finished off just after sunrise. An amazing piece of construction by tiny insects, using materials close at hand. … Continue reading

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green/left dishonesty …

Australia’s environmental lobby are flat out with intent to destroy the environment. They are ignoring the greater truth about the devastating impact of solar and wind, in fact, producing lie after lie, and ignore the full story, along with their … Continue reading

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saving mankind from a bleak future …

[…] Thorium molten salt reactors, without the need for all the backup safety systems that U235 nuclear plants have, should be no more expensive to build than coal-fired plants. This is an overnight capital cost of $3,246/kW as opposed to … Continue reading

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more CO2 … more potato

Much more CO2, much more potato: Plant Growth Database (14 May 2015) Our latest result of plant growth responses to atmospheric CO2 enrichment obtained from experiments described in the peer-reviewed scientific literature is for Potato (Fleisher et al., 2013)… Potatoes … Continue reading

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