EIA: Renewables no longer expected to be #1 by 2050

Guest “Just a bit outside” by David Middleton In the Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) 2020 International Energy Outlook, renewables (including hydroelectric) were forecast to surpass petroleum and other liquid fuels…

How “the experts” can be totally wrong about energy

In this episode I will show definitively that our knowledge system is wildly irrational in its method of moral evaluation when it comes to not only fossil fuels but also…

The knife through the heart of COP26

Any prospect that China would play ball at COP26 have surely now vanished with their latest power generation numbers.

UK MPs Condemn Government’s 2030 Ban on New Fossil Fueled Car Sales and The Ill-Informed Push for Us All to Drive Electric

In producing probably one of the most authoritative reports on the subject ever written, we have listened to thousands of road users, from cyclists, bikers, motorists, through to our vital…

Green Deal: Fear of yellow vests rebellion spreads across Europe

Nevertheless, there is concern in Europe’s national capitals that the EU’s ambitious climate policy could cause social unrest. The Italian government, for example, fears rising electricity prices. The EU climate…

West’s Energy Transition Narrative Ignores The Reality in Asia

The plutocrats that regularly converge at the World Economic Forum and the policy makers in Western Europe and the US have been pushing their “Global Reset” and “Build Back Better”…

2020 Global Energy Data Shows Fossil Fuels Completely Dominate World Energy Use

The world’s developing nations completely dominate global energy use and emissions and are unwaveringly committed to future economically driven increased use of fossil fuels for energy growth with resulting future…

Nearly 60% of “House Democrats unite to send firm climate signal to Biden” according to Politico

Guest “Math class is tough” by David Middleton ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT House Democrats unite to send firm climate signal to BidenDemocrats across the ideological spectrum want strong climate change action…

World Report Card: The Inexorable March Toward Zero Carbon Emissions (Not!)

As we all know, the most important task currently facing the world is the elimination of carbon emissions from energy consumption in order to save the planet from the existential…

Global fossil fuel use similar to decade ago in energy mix

The authors of the report don’t seem to have worked out that countries such as China and India don’t want them for the simple reason that they don’t work. They…

Don’t Get Discouraged About The Preposterous Plans To Eliminate Fossil Fuels

It’s easy to get discouraged about the “climate” scare, otherwise known as the socialist takeover of everything under the cover story of a faux moral crusade to “save the planet.”…

Claim: Exxon Shifted Blame for Global Warming from Oil Companies to Consumers

You have to wade through 5 paragraphs of “Harvard Research” before seeing “Naomi Oreskes”. Other outlets didn’t mention her name at all. I wonder why news outlets seem so shy…

The contradictory Green policies to limit CO2 emissions

An excellent way to undermine Western economies is to render their power generation unreliable and expensive. That objective of Green thinking is progressively being achieved by Government policy throughout the…

Nor’easters would be disastrous to a Green America

Wind chills below zero from a nor’easter have hit much of the country. President Biden’s push to go Green at any cost would leave America dependent on intermittent electricity from…

The Futility of “Renewable” Energy in Two Easy Charts

Guest “energy transition… pft!” by David Middleton The United States Energy Information Administration is a national treasure! This morning, I was poking around in the latest Monthly Energy Review and…

The Myth of Glorious Renewables

Despite their continuous support to the global economy, these fossil fuel sources have now become unpopular among the climate-sensitive, anti-fossil fuel, green lobbyists and environmental enthusiasts. They’ve branded fossil fuel…

10 of 10 “highest-generating U.S. power plants were” not renewables.

Guest “No energy transition for you!” by David Middleton SEPTEMBER 25, 2020In 2019, 9 of the 10 highest-generating U.S. power plants were nuclear plants According to U.S. Energy Information Administration…

Something Wicked This Way Comes

As far back as April, it was already clear that the international Left was being forced to choose between its twin apocalyptic wet dreams of global destruction via “climate change”…

A brief tale of wind and steam

About a year ago I read in a Dutch national newspaper an article which elaborately and somewhat aggressively argued that if you had the choice between, say, a 1000MW gas-fired…

Faulty Forecasts and False Climate Narrative Hold Nations Hostage

The United States is the only major Western country that is not part of the Paris climate agreement, which seeks to restrict and reduce fossil fuel consumption across the world.…

‘Deniers’ of the World, Unite!

Much is made of the fact that former “climate change” advocates have now defected to the side of reason. But much more needs to be done to defeat climate change…

Update: Global Man-made CO2 emissions 1965 – 2019, BP data

Introduction Every June BP publish their statistical review of world energy. https://www.bp.com/en/global/corporate/energy-economics/statistical-review-of-world-energy.html One element of their comprehensive set of spreadsheets is a table of CO2 emissions by world countries since…

Destroying the environment to save it

Pseudo-green energy will wreak devastation, pretending to prevent exaggerated climate harm Paul Driessen “We had to destroy the village in order to save it.” The infamous Vietnam era quotation may…

99% of Barclay’s Shareholders Vote for Permanent COVID-19 Economy

Guest “you can’t actually vote on the Laws of Physics” by David Middleton 99% vote of support sees Barclays adopt climate resolution to be net-zero Hope William-Smith11 May 2020 A…