Cost-Effective ‘Renewable’ Energy Is Like Unobtanium: A Fictional Construct — STOP THESE THINGS

Wind power sits comfortably alongside Alchemy and perpetual motion machines: ideas that were both superficially attractive and utterly impossible. No country has ever powered itself entirely with wind power, and no country ever will. Putting aside their unreliability and chaotic intermittency, the amount of energy and resources that go into building a single wind turbine […]

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The Next Great Extinction Event Will Not Be Global Warming – It Will Be Global Cooling — Watts Up With That?

By Allan M. R. MacRae, B.A.Sc., M.Eng., August 2019 CATASTROPHIC GLOBAL WARMING IS A FALSE CRISIS – THE NEXT GREAT EXTINCTION WILL BE GLOBAL COOLING Forget all those falsehoods about scary global warming, deceptions contrived by wolves to stampede the sheep. The next great extinction event will not be global warming, it will be global […]

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The Dirty Extractive Underbelly of Clean Energy — Watts Up With That?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Greens advocating a clean energy “revolution” rarely pause to consider the enormous increase in mining activity which would have to occur to support their new green economy. The Limits of Clean EnergyIf the world isn’t careful, renewable energy could become as destructive as fossil fuels. BY JASON HICKEL | SEPTEMBER 6, 2019,…

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Science Goes Up In Rainforest Smoke — Tallbloke’s Talkshop

If journalists, politicos, celebs and the Pope can fall for scientific myths and get the facts so wrong, why should we believe them on other climate issues? – asks Climate Change Dispatch. – – – The idea that the Amazon rainforest is the lungs of the world is so embedded in our minds that few […]

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Greenland Meltdown Hoax — NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT

By Paul Homewood You will recall those ridiculous stories about Greenland heatwaves and ice sheet meltdown, which were circulating just a couple of weeks ago: https://notalotofpeopleknowthat.wordpress.com/2019/08/01/greenland-ice-sheet-meltdown-scare-except-its-not-true/ As I pointed out at the time, they were simply not true. And, now the actual data bears this out. The Surface Mass Balance (SMB) of the […]

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Delingpole: Boris Johnson’s Looming Wind Disaster — Watts Up With That?

From Breitbart by James Delingpole 12 Aug 2019 Boris Johnson’s government is shuffling towards a gigantic cliff edge which has nothing to do with Brexit. The looming disaster can be summed up in one word: renewables. The clue came in the form of the widespread power cuts that Britain experienced at the end of last…

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Reliable Electricity is Essential to Economic Development — Saving Africa from Lies that Kill

No Roads and No Electricity: Why Fossil Fuels are Indispensable for Development July 26, 2019 By Vijay Jayaraj Reblogged from Cornwall Alliance I live in the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore. Except for the tech companies, there aren’t many similarities between Bangalore… Continue reading →

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