Greenie Opinion: “Big Oil’s carbon capture tax credit betrayal”… Mostly betrays the opinion contributor’s ignorance.

Guest commentary by David Middleton Big Oil’s carbon capture tax credit betrayal BY JOHN NOEL, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 07/30/18 09:30 AM EDT THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL Instead of finding ways to responsibly reduce production, the fossil fuel industry has decided carbon capture is the…

Advertisements

Shocking! Former Obama Interior Secretary Opposes Climate Lawsuits and Exhibits Common Sense on Energy.

Guest bewilderment by David Middleton Interior Secretary Ken “Boot” Salazar in 2010… Tough-Talking Admin Officials Keep ‘Boot on Neck’ of BP By MIKE SORAGHAN of Greenwire Published: May 3, 2010 BP used to stand for “British Petroleum.” Now the company wants people to think “Beyond Petroleum.” But in the eyes of the Obama administration it’s…

The Guardian: “Climate change denial won’t even benefit oil companies soon”… Is it even grammatically possible to deny climate change?

Guest ridicule by David Middleton I owe the USA Today Editorial Staff an apology.  Their “Hellish July” editorial wasn’t the stupidest thing I’ve ever read.  It wasn’t even the stupidest thing I’ve read this week… Climate change denial won’t even benefit oil companies soon Phil McDuff The damage caused by our addiction to burning fossil…

A Geological Perspective of Wildfires

Guest essay by David Middleton Warning: This is a long post, >5,200 words. Introduction This post was inspired by Anthony Watts’ recent post about wildfires and their unwillingness to cooperate with the Gorebal Warming narrative. If the “climate” was warming faster or sea level was rising faster “than at any time in the past 2000…

2017: “Deadliest year on record for environmentalists”… Because Trump? Because climate change? Or because bad journalism?

Guest commentary by David Middleton From the “[fill in the blank] on record” files… Record 207 environmental activists killed last year 24 JUL 2018 More than 200 environmental activists were murdered last year as government-sponsored killings linked to lucrative projects by vast agriculture multinationals soared, a global rights watchdog warned on Tuesday. Global Witness said…

Jeffrey Sachs: “Trump is taking US down the path to tyranny”… Because Paris Climate Agreement

Guest bashing by David Middleton Dr. Jeffrey Sachs was the proximal reason we cancelled our subscription to Scientific American.  His monthly column, “Sustainable Developments” was nothing less than an annoying propaganda campaign for the imposition of  enviro-tyranny upon these tangentially United States.  The straw that broke my camel’s back was his demand that the Wall…

Irony Can Be So Ironic! Grid Storage Increases Carbon Emissions!

Guest ROTFLMAO! by David Middleton Vox’s David Roberts has a green epiphany… Batteries have a dirty secret Energy storage is considered a green technology. But it actually increases carbon emissions. By David Roberts  Jul 21, 2018   Energy storage (batteries and other ways of storing electricity, like pumped water, compressed air, or molten salt) has…