“rising costs, increased taxes, political instability, energy poverty, decreased longevity and environmental degradation” …

Being environmentally aware was once the thing to be. Then along came the activists, the laypersons for the environment saw global warming as the way for income redistribution.

Then it became climate change when warming slowed to a stop over a decade ago. It still hasn’t warmed for close to 20 years now, and the same activists have got way, way louder.

Professor Plimer descibes the movement better than I can, here: Ian Plimer returns to the fray

He has a new book due out next month called NOT FOR GREENS with the subheading:  “He who sups with the Devil should have a long spoon”. It is a A full frontal attack on Greens, their climate and energy policy etc etc. Quite a bit on US energy policy, fracking and US coal.  Price: $29.95.  The blurb is below

The processes required to make a humble stainless steel teaspoon are remarkably complicated and every stage involves risk, coal, energy, capital, international trade and finance. Stainless steel cutlery has taken thousands of years of experimentation and knowledge to evolve and the end result is that we can eat without killing ourselves with bacteria. We are in the best times to have ever lived on planet Earth and the future will only be better. All this we take for granted.

Greens may have started as genuine environmentalists. Much of the green movement has now morphed into an unelected extremist political pressure group accountable to no one. Greens create problems, many of which are concocted, and provide no solutions because of a lack of basic knowledge. This book examines green policies in the light of established knowledge and shows that they are unrealistic.

Policies by greens adopted by supine governments have resulted in rising costs, increased taxes, political instability, energy poverty, decreased longevity and provide no solutions because of a lack of basic knowledge. This book examines green policies in the light of established knowledge and shows that they are unrealistic.

Policies by greens adopted by supine governments have resulted in rising costs, increased taxes, political instability, energy poverty, decreased longevity and environmental degradation and they don’t achieve their ideological aims. Wind, solar and biomass energy emit more carbon dioxide than they save and reduction of carbon dioxide emissions does nothing to change climate and only empties the pocket. No stainless steel teaspoon could be made using green “alternative energy”.

This book argues that unless the greens live sustainably in caves in the forest and use no trappings of the modern world, then they should be regarded as hypocrites and treated with the disdain they deserve.

SOURCE

Now that’s what I call a ‘slam dunk’. Thanks Professor, I must buy a copy.

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COMING IN MAY – ORDER TODAY


Not for Greens
He who sups with the Devil should have a long spoon
Ian Plimer

 

With a Foreword by Patrick Moore

About Tom Harley

Amateur ecologist and horticulturalist and CEO of Kimberley Environmental Horticulture Inc. (Tom Harley)
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