Will US Climate Scientists All Move to France? Please?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Speculation is mounting about whether President Macron will keep his promise to take all our climate scientists, and offer them a new home in France. Back in February, then Presidential Candidate Emmanuel Macron offered US climate scientists who were worried about their future under President Trump a new home in…

A fool’s errand: Al Gore’s $15 trillion carbon tax

From the “that ain’t gonna fly” department: by Fred Palmer – Washington Examiner Al Gore wants to reverse modernity and save the world from itself through an elimination of its fossil-fuel-based energy system. During the final week of April, his newly created Energy Transitions Commission released a document setting forth a fool’s-errand pathway to “decarbonize”…

New hi-tech gadget promises power from polluted air

From the “Chinese are already working on a copy” department: Researchers from the University of Antwerp and KU Leuven (University of Leuven), Belgium, have succeeded in developing a process that purifies air and, at the same time, generates power. The device need only be exposed to light in order to function. “We use a small…

Multinational Warning: Australia Has Passed a Renewable Energy “Tipping Point”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Multinational Mining Giant Glencore has warned of job losses and damaging economic contraction, because government favouritism towards renewable energy has eroded reliable baseload capacity. Energy intensive businesses like Glencore are firing workers and decommissioning factories, to match the reduced availability of reliable baseload power. Australia passes a ‘tipping point’ in…