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Why Don’t These Black Lives Matter?

Why Don’t These Black Lives Matter?

By Paul Driessen Child labor, human rights abuses and deaths are routinely ignored by Greens and Democrats Marathon Petroleum recently announced it will “indefinitely idle” its Martinez Refinery. The decision will remove hundreds of jobs, billions of dollars, and nearly 7 million gallons of gasoline, diesel and other petroleum liquids per day from the energy-hungry […]

Report Renewable Energy Risks, Too

Report Renewable Energy Risks, Too

    By Paul Driessen If fossil fuel companies should disclose climate-related financial risks, so should renewables Joe Biden has drifted far to the left and made it clear that, if elected president, he would restrict or ban fracking, pipelines, federal onshore and offshore drilling, and use of oil, coal, natural gas, and thus our […]

How exactly do they plan to replace fossil fuels?

How exactly do they plan to replace fossil fuels?

  By Paul Driessen Berkeley, CA, Takoma Park, MD and other cities; California, Connecticut, New York, Virginia and other states; Germany, England and other countries; the European Union – all plan to banish oil, natural gas and coal within 10, 20 or 30 years. A number of US states have joined Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiatives […]

The Dangerous Winds of Trying to Prevent Climate Change

The Dangerous Winds of Trying to Prevent Climate Change

  By Duggan Flanakin Wind turbines continue to be the most controversial of so-called “renewable” energy sources worldwide.  But, you say, wind is surely renewable. It blows intermittently, but it’s natural, free, renewable and climate-friendly. That’s certainly what we hear, almost constantly. However, while the wind itself may be “renewable,” the turbines, the raw materials […]

Watch Climate Activists Try To Explain Why They Use Products Made From Fossil Fuels

Watch Climate Activists Try To Explain Why They Use Products Made From Fossil Fuels

STEPHANIE HAMILL VIDEO COLUMNIST   The Daily Caller dropped by the climate strike in Washington, D.C. on Friday to learn more about the activists who are demanding that you and I change the way we live, eat and go about our lives. You may be surprised to hear this, but most of the activists are just […]

Banning Plastic Straws, Fossil Fuels: Here Are Seven Standout Moments From CNN’s Climate Town Hall

Banning Plastic Straws, Fossil Fuels: Here Are Seven Standout Moments From CNN’s Climate Town Hall

  Chris White Tech Reporter   CNN’s seven-hour climate town hall allowed ten of the top Democratic presidential candidates to flesh out their positions on climate change, with two of the front-runners expressing support for the Green New Deal. Mayor Peter Buttigieg suggested the Democrat’s fight against climate change could be more challenging than even […]

More Fake Five-Alarm Crises From the IPCC

More Fake Five-Alarm Crises From the IPCC

  By Paul Driessen Efforts to stampede the USA and world into forsaking fossil fuels and modern farming continue apace. UN and other scientists recently sent out news releases claiming July 2019 was the “hottest month ever recorded on Earth” – nearly about 1.2 degrees C (2.2 degrees F) “above pre-industrial levels.” That era happens […]

Quickly Moving to a Fossil Fuel-free World – A Misguided Pipe Dream

Quickly Moving to a Fossil Fuel-free World – A Misguided Pipe Dream

  By Dr. Jay Lehr and Tom Harris Listening to climate change activists, one gets the impression that we could transition to a fossil fuel-free world in the near future. Besides the virtual impossibility of quickly moving away from coal, oil and natural gas, the source of 85% of global primary energy, we need to […]

Costly Wind Power Menaces Man and Nature

Costly Wind Power Menaces Man and Nature

  Dr. Jay Lehr and Tom Harris Wind energy can never replace fossil fuels, despite claims of environmentalists and advocates of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal (GND). It’s not environment-friendly either. Indeed, wind power is hampered by many limitations, including: * its intermittent and inefficient nature * insufficient sites with adequate, reliable wind * acreage […]

Trump right about prosperity and the environment

Trump right about prosperity and the environment

  By Tom Harris Despite the anger of activists about President Donald Trump’s official Earth Day statement, he was right to highlight the important role economic prosperity and a strong market economy play in protecting the environment. After all, without prosperity, we cannot afford to properly protect nature. The President explained: “Environmental protection and economic prosperity go […]

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