New report suggests broad adoption of electric vehicles may actually increase air pollution

New report suggests EV’s are out of reach for the average American, and broad adoption will actually cause an increase in traditional air pollution It asks whether the internal combustion engine is on its way out. It soon will be, according to advocates for “zero-emissions vehicle” (ZEV) technologies, especially battery-powered electric vehicles. They claim that…

Hippocratic Oath vs. ‘Hypocritic’ Oath?

By Charles G. Battig The National Institutes of Health website defines the Hippocratic Oath as “perhaps the most widely known of Greek medical texts.  It requires a new physician to swear upon a number of healing gods that he will uphold a number of professional ethical standards.  It also strongly binds the student to his teacher and the greater…

Claim: Majorities see government efforts to protect the environment as insufficient

From the PEW RESEARCH CENTER and the “government can’t do anything right” department. There is strong bipartisan agreement over expanding renewable energy sources, but deep political divides remain over fossil fuels and the effects of climate change WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 14, 2018) – Majorities of Americans say the federal government is doing too little to protect…