Environmental Articles 2017-04-05T21:23:50+00:00

Fracking for gas could provide UK with less to fear from Russia Strategic, political and economic concerns are therefore causing a major rethink of British energy policy but public concern over new gas resource is a challenge

April 7th, 2018|

Thought Piece   For those people who no longer think that the English drink tea without lifting their pinky finger, here is another example of ongoing British delicacy. With few exceptions, the “precautionary principle” is [...]

API Destroys Justification for Proposed DRBC Fracking Ban

March 31st, 2018|

Thought Piece Now that the anti-fracking movement has become a political science choir of enormous size and funding, it is hard to pass them off as being just well-meaning. The DRBC has become another anti-intellectual [...]

Scott Pruitt’s Attack on Science Would Paralyze the E.P.A.

March 27th, 2018|Tags: , |

Thought Piece The McCarthy/McCabe Op-Ed piece seems just too political, too silo-thinking, too simplistic, too parochial, and too eco-religious for an adult audience. Where is the discussion about national and international economic development, the effects [...]

U.S. Meets Carbon Emissions Years Early, While Germany Falls Short

March 21st, 2018|Tags: |

Thought Piece It seems incomprehensible none of the US national media (aka the national enquirers) printed this story and study. U.S. Meets Carbon Emissions Years Early, While Germany Falls Short Posted on March 8, 2018 by Natural Gas [...]

Ideology Trumps All for Super Rich Fractivists

March 19th, 2018|

Thought Piece As usual, Tom Shepstone has put together another great weekly review of the fast moving Shale Revolution. Tom’s ongoing Fracking fact checking is invaluable for unmasking and unveiling the work and workings of [...]

Thanks to the anti-fracking lobby, Britain can’t avoid Russian gas

March 15th, 2018|

Thought Piece “In all likelihood, the United States will live up to its Paris commitment, not because of the White House, but because of the private sector.” Erik Solheim, UN Energy Program chief. Why isn’t [...]

More Manntastic denigration from the ‘climate agitator in chief’ over the American Museum of Natural History

February 6th, 2018|

Thought Piece Michael Mann recently received an University of Michigan Academic Freedom Award and yet he continues his assault on free speech. There are great scientific minds who disagree with him, in fact, he “believes [...]

First natural gas export terminal opens on East Coast

January 31st, 2018|Tags: , , , |

Thought Piece So the American environmental NGO’s couldn’t stop LNG from shipping from the U.S. , but they can try to deprive North American Tribes of economic development and sharing benefits from natural resource projects [...]

How the B.C. tanker moratorium is killing First Nations’ enterprise

January 27th, 2018|Tags: , |

Thought Piece In contradistinction to some media portrayals of Native Tribes, the First Nations Tribes are opposed to the tanker ban proposed in Canadian Parliament, which threatens the $16 Billion Eagle Spirit Pipeline. The new [...]

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