António Guterres

UN Climate Rant: “political will seems to be fading”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to Al Jazeera, in a speech in New Zealand the UN Secretary General scolded the entire world for not doing enough about climate change. UN chief: Climate change ‘running faster than we are’ Countries failing to live up to commitments under the 2016 Paris agreement to keep global temperature…

Liftoff of SpaceX’s CRS-17 Dragon Cargo Craft

From NASA A cool image as space exploration marches onward. ~ctm May 6, 2019 SpaceX’s Dragon lifted off on a Falcon 9 rocket from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Saturday, May 4, with more than 5,500 pounds of research, equipment, cargo and supplies that will support dozens…

Politically Incorrect Tiny Houses

There’s a craze going around in the “sustainable” world of climateers and greenies about “Tiny Houses”. They tout the “smaller carbon footprints” and in one video saying ” …tiny house living can lead to a more ethical relationship with the environment, and might possibly lead to a mitigation of climate change.” Yeah, sure. The two…

Yvon Chouinard

Climate Activist Patagonia Clothing Chain Founder: Buying Clothes off Other Chains is Evil

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard thought other companies would follow his green example – but so far only “tiny” companies have embraced green ideology the way he has. Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard: ‘Denying climate change is evil’The octogenarian entrepreneur, who prefers gardening to meetings, says capitalism is destroying earth Oliver BalchFri 10…

Is the Long Renewables Honeymoon Over?

From The GWPF 5/11/19 Dr John Constable: GWPF Energy Editor The European renewables industry press, which is usually unequivocally upbeat in its assessments, is currently reporting a broad spectrum of substantial problems in the sector, ranging from bankruptcies and technical problems to tepid policy support and increasing public resistance. In a fundamentally viable energy generation…