Destroying the Environment to Save It

Destroying the Environment to Save It

PSEUDO-GREEN ENERGY WILL WREAK DEVASTATION, PRETENDING TO PREVENT EXAGGERATED CLIMATE HARM by Paul Driessen, ©2020 (May 31, 2020) — “We had to destroy the village in order to save it.” The infamous Vietnam era quotation may or may not have been uttered by an anonymous US Army major. It may have been misquoted, revised, apocryphal […]

Virginia Goes Don Quixote

Virginia Goes Don Quixote

STATES WILL DEFY TRUMP, DOUBLE DOWN ON RENEWABLES AND CO2 REDUCTIONS – AND HURT POOR FAMILIES by Paul Driessen, ©2017 (Nov. 18, 2017) — Democrat Ralph Northam had barely won the Virginia governor’s race when his party announced it would impose a price on greenhouse gases emissions, require a 3% per year reduction in GHG […]

GIGO-Based Energy and Climate Policies

GIGO-Based Energy and Climate Policies

IT’S LIKE FORMULATING PUBLIC SAFETY POLICIES USING MODELS BASED ON DINOSAUR DNA FROM AMBER by Paul Driessen, ©2017 (Feb. 27, 2017) — Things are never quiet on the climate front. After calling dangerous manmade climate change a hoax and vowing to withdraw the USA from the Paris agreement, President Trump has apparently removed language criticizing […]

Smelling Blood in the Political Water

Smelling Blood in the Political Water

HAVING DESTROYED US COAL INDUSTRY, DEMOCRATS AND ECO ALLIES ARE NOW ATTACKING ALL FOSSIL FUELS by Paul Driessen, ©2016 (Apr. 24, 2016) — The great white environmentalist sharks smell blood in the water. It’s gushing from mortally wounded US coal companies that the Obama EPA has gutted as sacrifices on the altar of “dangerous manmade […]

Turkeys We’re Not Thankful For

Turkeys We’re Not Thankful For

THE TASTY BIRDS ARE AFFORDABLE. GOVERNMENT TURKEYS ENRICH CRONY CORPORATISTS, BUT COST US DEARLY. by Paul Driessen, ©2015 (Nov. 27, 2015) — To commemorate Thanksgiving – and garner First Family photo ops – presidents often host Rose Garden ceremonies, where they “pardon” a turkey, before sitting down to dine on one of its cousins. In […]

Climate Issues We Do Need to Address

Climate Issues We Do Need to Address

WE NEED TO FIX THE CLIMATE OF FRAUD, CORRUPTION, AND POLICIES THAT KILL JOBS, HOPE AND PEOPLE by Paul Driessen. ©2015 (Aug. 30, 2015) — Reeling stock markets across the globe hammered savings, pension funds, innovation and growth. US stocks lost over $2 trillion in market value in eight days, before rallying somewhat, while the far […]

America’s Big ‘Green’ Wrecking Machines

America’s Big ‘Green’ Wrecking Machines

POLITICALLY CONNECTED INDUSTRIAL WIND ZEALOTS ARE DESTROYING RURAL AMERICA AND ELECTRICITY MARKETS by Mary Kay Barton, ©2015 (Aug. 19, 2015) — “If you have no conscience, no morals, no aesthetic sensibility, no understanding of free markets; if you hate wildlife, people and the natural landscape; if you loathe private property… then the … wind industry is […]

Tell Congress, “End Wind Energy Tax Giveaways Now”

Tell Congress, “End Wind Energy Tax Giveaways Now”

LAME DUCK CONGRESS COULD VOTE THIS WEEK ON MORE TAX DOLLARS FOR BIG WIND by Paul Driessen, ©2014 (Dec. 2, 2014) — There is a good chance that the Lame Duck Congress could vote as early as Wednesday, December 4, on extending huge taxpayer subsidies for Big Wind energy companies for another three, five or more […]

Fractured Fairy Tales

Fractured Fairy Tales

GREENS HATE NATURAL GAS AND FRACKING, BUT COSTLY, PARASITIC WIND ENERGY CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT IT by Paul Driessen, ©2012 (Nov. 2 2012) — Horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing have boosted shale gas production from zero a few years ago to 10% of all US energy supplies in 2012, observes energy analyst Daniel Yergin. Fracking has also […]

New York State’s Money-Road to Nowhere

IDAs ARE “SHIFTING THE BURDEN OF TAXATION ONTO LOCAL RESIDENTS AND SMALL BUSINESSES” by Mary Kay Barton, ©2012 (Aug. 15, 2012) — Local, state, and federal political favors have created an artificial and unsustainable industry:  industrial wind power. Voters in every state need to understand what is going on in New York, so that the same […]

Faulty FDEP Science Drives Unnecessary Florida Mercury Scare

PROPOSED RULES WOULD RAISE ELECTRICITY COSTS, BRING NO ENVIRONMENTAL BENEFIT, HARM HUMAN HEALTH by Dr. Willie Soon, ©2012 (Jun. 14, 2012) — Regulatory actions being debated in Florida should raise bright red flags for Sunshine State residents, other US states, and even other countries. On May 24, the Environmental Assessment and Restoration Division of the Florida […]