BBC Climate change: Green energy plant threat to wilderness areas

Guest essay by Eric Worrall “If we let these developments go ahead, the biodiversity will be gone long before climate change starts affecting it” Climate change: Green energy plant threat to wilderness areas By Matt McGrathEnvironment correspondent Wind, solar and hydro power installations pose a growing threat to key conservation areas, say researchers.  Researchers found…

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Guardian Climate Crisis: Coal Use is Not Falling Fast Enough

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to The Guardian, coal use will have to collapse in the 2020s if we are to combat the climate crisis. Carbon emissions fall as electricity producers move away from coal Global emissions down by 2% amid mild winter and reduced use of coal-fired power plants Jillian Ambrose and Simon GoodleyMon 9…

The unholy crusade against gas appliances

Eco darling natural gas gives way to wind, solar and battery electricity – and slave labor Duggan Flanakin When Berkeley, California last year became the first U.S. city to ban the installation of natural gas lines to new homes, Mayor Jesse Arreguín proudly stated, “We are committed to the Paris Agreement and must take immediate…

Brooklyn Fractivists for Freezing in the Dark

Guest “I couldn’t make this schist up, if I was trying” by David Middleton Activists Demand National Grid Halt Project To Extend A Fracked Gas Pipeline Through North BrooklynBY SYDNEY PEREIRAFEB. 18, 2020 A coalition of North Brooklyn residents and environmental groups are fighting to stop National Grid’s plan to extend a natural gas pipeline…

China and India rejecting renewables for coal-fired futures

By Ronald Stein Founder and Ambassador for Energy & Infrastructure of PTS Advance, headquartered in Irvine, California China and India are NOT buying into the global alarm movement. Never in human history have we seen two countries (China and India), each with over a billion people, in need of such gargantuan amounts of energy to…

Japan: Back to the Fossil Fueled Future!

Guest MJaGA! by David Middleton MjaGA = Making Japan Great Again From the Midget Oligarch Reporting On News Service (MORONS)… EconomicsJapan Goes Into Reverse on Going GreenThe country abandoned nuclear energy and is building coal plants that will spew as much CO2 as all the cars in the U.S. By Noah SmithFebruary 5, 2020 Modern…

How much electricity may produce a $1 Billion Solar Plant backed by the Obama Energy Department?

Guest post by Albert Parker en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crescent_Dunes_Solar_Energy_Project#/media/File:Crescent_Dunes_Solar_December_2014.JPG It is in the news, as expected Crescent Dunes, the world largest concentrated solar power plant featuring 10 hours of molten salt thermal energy storage, just went bust. https://www.reviewjournal.com/opinion/letters/letter-much-touted-crescent-dunes-solar-plant-goes-bust-1935510/ https://www.cato.org/blog/crescent-dunes-another-green-flop https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/another-federally-backed-solar-energy-project-just-went-belly-116506 The electricity produced, as usual not even when needed but mostly when the sun was shining (and often…