Meeting the Terawatt Challenge

Meeting the Terawatt Challenge

ROBERT BRYCE’S LATEST BOOK LAYS OUT A POWERFUL CASE FOR TREATING ELECTRICITY AS A HUMAN RIGHT by Duggan Flanakin, ©2020 (Apr. 29, 2020) — In his latest seminal book, A Question of Power: Electricity and the Wealth of Nations, Austin, Texas-based energy analyst and futurist Robert Bryce declares that “electricity has become a human right.” […]

How Exactly Do They Plan to Replace Fossil Fuels?

How Exactly Do They Plan to Replace Fossil Fuels?

THEY WANT TO BAN COAL, OIL AND GAS. EXACTLY HOW WILL THEY REPLACE THEM? WHO WINS? WHO LOSES? by Paul Driessen, ©2020 (Mar. 15, 2020) — 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 […]

Reform USAID Energy Aid Policies Now!

Reform USAID Energy Aid Policies Now!

PRESIDENT TRUMP SHOULD DIRECT USAID TO SUPPORT COAL AND GAS, NOT JUST WIND AND SOLAR by Paul Driessen and David Wojick, ©2020 (Jan. 5, 2020)— Apparently unable to grasp the cruel irony, USAID Commissioner Mark Green boasts that “electricity enables access to refrigeration to store fish, milk and vaccines. Electricity brightens the night and helps […]

Climate Alarmist Banks Go Carbon-Colonialist

Climate Alarmist Banks Go Carbon-Colonialist

AFRICA MUST MOVE FORWARD WITHOUT THEM, USING FOSSIL AND NUCLEAR ENERGY TO BUILD PROSPERITY by Paul Driessen and David Wojick, ©2019 (Dec. 28, 2019) — Africa has the world’s lowest electrification rate. Its power consumption per capita is just 613 kilowatt-hours per year, compared to 6,500 kWh in Europe and 13,000 in the United States, […]

Eco-imperialists Impose a Biomess on Africa

Eco-imperialists Impose a Biomess on Africa

INSTEAD OF CUTTING FORESTS AND BURNING DUNG AND CHARCOAL, SHOULDN’T AFRICA HAVE CHEAP ELECTRICITY? by Duggan Flanakin, ©2019 (Oct. 30, 2019) — China, India, Vietnam and other nations are using more and more oil, natural gas and coal every year to electrify and modernize their nations, create jobs, and improve their people’s health, living standards […]

Trump’s Right! And Greta, Australia’s Freezing “Greatest Generations” Betrayed by our Selfish, Overfed, Smug-and-Snug Latest Generations!

Trump’s Right! And Greta, Australia’s Freezing “Greatest Generations” Betrayed by our Selfish, Overfed, Smug-and-Snug Latest Generations!

AUSTRALIAN DRAWS CONNECTION BETWEEN CLIMATE “MANIA” AND ELECTRICITY COST, LOSS OF LIFE September 24, 2019 Dear Editor, Donald Trump is right to be – ever, so very pleasantly – dismissive of Swedish climate change girl-guru Greta Thunberg, who is being exploited by her parents (mum’s a filmmaker) and so many snout-in-public-troughs others!  It should be […]

More Buckets of Icy Cold Energy Reality

More Buckets of Icy Cold Energy Reality

DEMOCRATS, GREEN NEW DEALERS AND UN GABFEST ATTENDEES NEED TO GET “WOKE” ON ECO-ENERGY by Paul Driessen, ©2019 (Sep. 23, 2019) — The full-court press is on for climate chaos disaster and renewable energy salvation. CNN recently hosted a seven-hour climate event for Democrat presidential aspirants. Every day brings more gloom-and-doom stories about absurd, often […]

Electricity in the Realm of the Lion King

Electricity in the Realm of the Lion King

SMALL MODULAR REACTORS, ESPECIALLY PEBBLE BED MODULAR REACTORS, ARE AFRICA’S BEST FUTURE by Dr. Kelvin Kemm, ©2019 (Sep. 21, 2019) — Hydro power is a good way to generate electricity. In most political circles, it is considered environment-friendly because it does not produce carbon dioxide, and it is not complicated. Norway has extensive hydro and […]

The Hidden Agenda

The Hidden Agenda

“GREENS KNOW” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Sep. 13, 2019) — Greens know that Australia could not electrify our cities, farms, mines, refineries and factories, nor power our road, rail, air and sea transport with just solar, wind, hydro and batteries. Yet green activists, their adoring media, their tax-funded academics, their […]

Lights Out on Footy Night

Lights Out on Footy Night

IF NOT WIND AND SOLAR, THEN WHAT? by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Apr. 30, 2019) — It is 8pm on a big footy night. It is frosty with no wind. All the heaters, air-cons and TV’s are drawing power. Suddenly it is half time. All the jugs are then switched on […]

A Brutal Example of Why 100% Renewables Can’t Work

A Brutal Example of Why 100% Renewables Can’t Work

“MONSTER SOLUTIONS” by David Wojick, Ph.D., ©2019, CFACT (Feb. 5, 2019) — The brutal cold wave that just struck America provides a stark example of why 100% renewables cannot possibly work. Once the massive high pressure system was in place there was almost no wind, so no significant wind power. And the coldest temperatures by […]

Giant Colorado Energy Company Xcel Goes Crazy Green

Giant Colorado Energy Company Xcel Goes Crazy Green

REALISTIC OR NOT? by David Wojick, Ph.D., ©2018, CFACT (Dec. 10, 2018) — Awhile back I did an article about how the radical Colorado Energy Plan, which substitutes wind for coal, was really part of a corporate strategy by the giant utility Xcel. That is, the Plan is designed to serve Xcel, not Colorado, by […]

Does Starbucks Think Virtue Signaling Can “Save the Planet”?

Does Starbucks Think Virtue Signaling Can “Save the Planet”?

WILL CORPORATE AND GOVERNMENT GREEN-WASHING SAVE EARTH FROM INFLATED OR PHONY ECO SCARES? by Paul Driessen, ©2018           (Dec. 3, 2018) — I’d just passed the local Starbucks in Chicago, when my cell phone buzzed to say the Washington, DC City Council had unanimously agreed “in a preliminary vote” to require that 100% of the District’s […]

Bloom Energy’s “Tangled Web”

Bloom Energy’s “Tangled Web”

WHAT A TANGLED WEB BLOOM WEAVES, SINCE FIRST IT PRACTICED TO DECEIVE by Paul Driessen and Clint Laird, ©2018 (Sep. 23, 2018) — Bloom Energy executives, investment bankers, venture capitalists, politicians, regulators and others involved in advancing Bloom’s business, reputation and financial dealings are living the complicated life that flows from lying. Lies typically start small. […]

All on the Road to China

All on the Road to China

WHAT ARE THE RESULTS OF PRODUCTION? by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Jul. 30, 2018) — The Green-ants said “You can’t burn coal” – so we sent our coal to China. Then our factories and our smelters closed and followed the coal to China. The Green-ants said “You can’t eat beef” – so we sent our […]

Rejecting Carbon Colonialism

Rejecting Carbon Colonialism

AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK BREAKS WITH ANTI-FOSSIL FUEL BANKS TO FUND COAL POWER, PROSPERITY by Paul Driessen and David Wojick, ©2018 (Jul. 15, 2018) — We recently explained how Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) use manmade climate change alarmism to justify lending policies that reject funding for fossil fuel electricity generation, promote expensive and unreliable renewable sources, […]

Earth Day Should Celebrate “Engines and Electricity”

Earth Day Should Celebrate “Engines and Electricity”

HOW FAR HAVE WE COME SINCE THE STONE AGE? by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Apr. 22, 2018) — Most chapters of human history are defined by the tools and machines that were used. In the Stone Age, the first tools were “green tools” – digging sticks, spears, boomerangs, bows and arrows made of wood; and […]

The Double Standards Industry

The Double Standards Industry

CONCERNS OVER IMPACTS FROM ENERGY PROJECTS DISAPPEAR WHERE “GREEN” ENERGY IS INVOLVED by Paul Driessen, ©2018 (Apr. 16, 2018) — It’s a good thing environmentalists have double standards – or they wouldn’t have any standards at all. Empire State legislators worry that anything above the current 0.0001% methane in Earth’s atmosphere will cause catastrophic climate […]

March Storm Slams East Coast

March Storm Slams East Coast

WINTER STORM QUINN BRINGS THUNDER, LIGHTNING, HEAVY SNOW by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 7, 2018) — It took a long time to arrive, but the storm which has been moving from the West into Pennsylvania, Western Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York is now in this writer’s neighborhood. On Wednesday evening under the hashtag “#ctweather,” local […]

Planned Power Chaos

Planned Power Chaos

“NO MORE FIVE-YEAR POWER PLANS” by Viv Forbes, carbon-sense.com, ©2018 (Feb. 21, 2018) — Seven Australian governments have made a mis-planned mess of Australia’s electricity industry. The federal government now plans to add more toxins to the mess – “five-year targets to cut emissions.” There was one big lesson from the 20th Century – coercive […]

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