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: |0 Comments

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|0 Comments

The Undermining Role and Unfair Influence of Tax-Exempt Foundations

Thought Piece Thanks to Tom Shepstone for this piece about the large Foundations and their path to political and environmental activism. “Tax-exempt foundations, especially supposed charities, are undermining our energy security and exercising completely unfair influence over government policy. A new study, financed by a foundation itself, is out from Northeastern University that provides some much [...]

By |2018-06-25T22:21:19+00:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: Energy, Environment, Thought Piece|0 Comments

Scientists debate human involvement in climate change during panel

Thought Piece For Judith Curry, one of the two climate science skeptics on the panel, the idea that an increase in carbon automatically increases the earth’s temperature is too simplistic. She said earth has many complex systems and there could be other factors playing into climate change that we don’t yet understand, wrote Jake Jarvis. “The [...]

By |2018-06-25T22:14:05+00:00June 13th, 2018|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|0 Comments

The Climate-Change Tort Racket

Thought Piece The Climate-Change Tort Racket: Liberal cities join the contingency-fee bar to shake down oil firms. I had another nightmare last night about Global Warming (aka Climate Change), that US cities started suing national and international energy companies on the thinnest of legal precedent. Then, I woke up and remembered that San Francisco, Oakland, New [...]

By |2018-06-25T21:48:24+00:00June 9th, 2018|Categories: Energy, Environment, Thought Piece|0 Comments

Cost-Benefit Reform at the EPA

Thought Piece Cost-Benefit Reform at the EPA: Under Obama, the EPA juked the numbers to justify costly regulation. It is about time that the EPA returns to the fiscal discipline of cost and benefit analysis, after 8 years of torturing the numbers and changing basic definitions while choosing its preferred reports, studies, University, and scientific authors. [...]

By |2018-06-25T21:42:27+00:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Energy, Environment, Thought Piece|0 Comments

Climate Change Has Run Its Course

Thought Piece The descent of climate-change activism into identity politics is a sign that it has lost vitality, writes @stevenfhayward While I have been a Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency advocate for the last 18 years, I have been worried about the stranded costs of much of the previous tranches of renewable technology? Going forward, there [...]

By |2018-06-25T21:28:59+00:00June 3rd, 2018|Categories: Environment, Thought Piece|0 Comments