The DRBC Has A Train Wreck As New Jersey Pollutes the Delaware

Thought Piece The silence emanating from the Coalition for the Delaware River Basin (CDRB) after this current train wreck is deafening. This sound of silence is especially interesting as the CDRB has been worried about pipelines polluting the Delaware River Basin in all their DRBC filings arguing against shale oil development and natural gas pipelines in [...]

By |2018-08-30T20:31:41+00:00August 11th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|11 Comments

Fire and Water in California

Thought Piece California Governor Jerry Brown continues to declare that all of this year’s forest fires were caused by climate change, while the Wall Street Journal continues to pour cold water on that argument (below). In fact, the WSJ points out that Sacramento and state politics have spent 10 times more on electric vehicles than on [...]

By |2018-08-30T20:29:00+00:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|16 Comments

U.S. Achieves Biggest CO2 Reduction by Any Nation in the World in 2017

Thought Piece Clean energy is solar, energy efficiencies, wind, hydro, new NG power plants, LNG, new modern nuclear, updated cleaner power plants with scrubbers, new pipelines, new utility infrastructure, electricity efficiencies of the Internet of Things and all other measurable emission reduction strategies.The above examples of “Clean Energy” are several of the reasons why the US [...]

By |2018-08-05T16:00:11+00:00August 5th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|0 Comments

SEC Drops Probe of Exxon’s ‘Climate-Change Disclosures’

Thought Piece A humble scientist is a wise scientist. A good regulator is well-informed, light-handed and market-oriented. Let's admit that there are many, many people in the world who haven't accepted the fact that the planet is comprised of humans who will always face flawed politics, an uncertain future, with imperfect measurements and knowledge. "Religions get [...]

By |2018-08-05T16:01:41+00:00August 4th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|4 Comments

New York Times thinks we have “lost the Earth” – goes full nutso on #ExxonKnew

Thought Piece Whenever the "alarmist media" and “near tabloid science media” find stories, studies, reports or Op-Eds downplaying the immediate effects of climate changes, they unleash withering attacks on pieces like Nathaniel Rich’s in a recent New York Times Magazine. The Alarmist Tabernacle Choir are unsurprisingly quick to dismiss counter-arguments, even one as benign and agnostic [...]

By |2018-08-05T19:40:14+00:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Energy, Environment, Thought Piece|0 Comments

Previous Environmental Hysteria Apologies? When Will Fractivists Say “Sorry”?

Previous Environmental Hysteria Apologies? When Will Fractivists Say “Sorry”? The Sierra Club has basically apologized for its environmental hysteria about a starving polar bear. When can we expect fractivists to say they’re sorry? By Stephen Heins, The Word Merchant, LLC There is an original December 2017 National Geographic magazine story about a gut-wrenching video and narrative of a dying [...]

By |2018-07-29T13:19:23+00:00July 29th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Original Heins|Tags: |1 Comment

SHOCKER: National Geographic admits they were wrong about “starving polar bear” video

Thought Piece https://lnkd.in/d3-9c57. The previous link is to the original National Geographical story about the gut-wrenching video and narrative of the most visited piece in NatGeo history. At least, the three perpetrators of climate alarmism and scare tactics have publicly apologized. In all honesty, there have been many examples of this kind of reporting, replete with [...]

By |2018-07-29T13:23:25+00:00July 27th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|Tags: |0 Comments

Jerry Brown’s plan lowers PG&E’s liability for wildfire damages

Thought Piece While California Governor Jerry Brown declared that the late 2017 fires were caused by climate change, the Wall Street Journal and others have poured some cold water on that argument. In fact, the WSJ pointed out that Sacramento and state politics have ignored the gathering of underbrush and dead trees in their forests for [...]

By |2018-07-29T13:28:25+00:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Energy, Environment, Thought Piece|Tags: |0 Comments

Fossil Fuel Industries Outspend Clean Energy Advocates On Climate Lobbying By 10 To 1

Thought Piece CASTLE DALE, UT - OCTOBER 9: Emissions rise out of three large smoke stacks at Pacificorp's 1440 megawatt coal fired power plant on October 9, 2017 in Castle Dale, Utah. It was announced today that the Trump administration's EPA will repeal then Clean Power Plan,that was put in place by the Obama administration. [...]

By |2018-07-29T13:36:48+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Categories: Energy, Environment|Tags: , , |0 Comments

LNG Projects Happening Across World Equal Opportunity Here at Home

Thought Piece This is a thoughtful, informed piece about LNG growth internationally. As usual, writing with clarity and research depth, Tom Shepstone has reported on NG, LNG, economics, economic development and legal issues related to the Marcellus and beyond. Tom looks at LNG development in places like Croatian and already announced agreements with Japan, China, and [...]

By |2018-06-25T22:57:27+00:00June 21st, 2018|Categories: Energy, Environment, Thought Piece|11 Comments