Greentopia

Greentopia

THE MAGIC LAND OF MAKE BELIEVE by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Oct. 7, 2019) — They planned the Land of Make Believe. They wanted water without building dams, cheap reliable electricity without using coal or gas or nuclear power, transport without using petrol or diesel, food without farmers or fishermen, employment […]

Biofuels Baloney

Biofuels Baloney

“THE MINDLESS WAR ON COAL” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Aug. 14, 2019) — Burning forests to generate electricity is probably the worst green energy stupidity. It destroys forests, creates its own pollutants, is less efficient than coal to harvest, handle and burn and has a low heat value. If all […]

Zero Emissions Australia?

Zero Emissions Australia?

“GREEN DESPOTS” by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Jul. 31, 2019) — It may be possible for a perpetual committee of green bureaucrats to electrify Australia with a vast but flimsy spider-web of power lines connecting consumers to wind turbines, solar panels, lithium batteries and pumped-hydro batteries. In this wonder-world, electric scooters […]

The Australian Climate Alarm Election

The Australian Climate Alarm Election

“NO ROOM TO RELAX” by Viv Forbes & Dr Geoff Derrick, ©2019 (May 22, 2019) — The ALP-Greens-ABC-GetUp-Turnbull-CFMEU-Fairfax alliance ran hard in Australia’s recent climate alarm election – they lost. So let us see no more anti-coal motorcades, hear no more climate propaganda and replace Pied Piper Street Processions with hard science education. The new […]

Chuck another Possum on the Barbie?

Chuck another Possum on the Barbie?

“GREEN-SPONSORED CARBON FORESTS” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (May 15, 2019) — Greens want to replace ancient grasslands and modern croplands with trees. They worship eucalypt weeds while chipping away at the growing space for priceless plants like Mitchell grass, saltbush, mulga, buffel grass, lucerne, wheat, barley, oats, and macadamia. So […]

The Poor Get Disconnected

The Poor Get Disconnected

“GREEN HEAVEN” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club It was a night to celebrate the Green goals had been won. The last coal mine was firmly shut and all adored the sun. Their panels covered all the flats and turbines spiked the hills. The young got stoned on ethanol and oldies got […]

The Snowy 2 Fraud

The Snowy 2 Fraud

“GREEN PRESSURE” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (May 11, 2019) — Malcolm Turnbull’s “Snowy 2” debases a great name – “the Snowy Scheme”. The real Snowy Hydro-electric Scheme catches and stores water, uses it to generate reliable electricity, and then controls and releases that water for irrigation and other uses. It […]

How to Break the Backbone of Australia

How to Break the Backbone of Australia

“DRIVING WHOLE INDUSTRIES OFFSHORE” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Apr. 9, 2019) — To view in your browser click: https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/break-backbone.pdf Since the days of the gold rushes and the wool booms, Australia has always relied heavily on its great primary industries – mining, farming, forestry and fishing and their supporting transport, […]

Priorities for Australia

Priorities for Australia

“WE MUST FIX THESE FOUR ISSUES” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Mar. 11, 2019) — To view in your browser click: https://saltbushclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/four-priorities.pdf Poor policies are taking Australia into tough times. There are four priorities for the coming election. Firstly: Decimate the Foreign Green Snakes in the Grass. The climate/emissions obsession started […]

A Modern Mania

A Modern Mania

“HOW MUCH GREATER THE COST…” by Viv Forbes, ©2019, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club (Feb. 3, 2019) — Every society seems destined to suffer at least one episode of crowd madness. They range from the Dutch Tulip Mania in 1636, the British South Sea Bubble in 1720, hyper-inflation in the Weimar Republic in 1923 and […]

Smash the Green Shackles

Smash the Green Shackles

BEWARE THE YELLOW VESTS, GREEN SHIRTS AND STEEL-CAPPED BOOTS by Viv Forbes, Executive Director, The Saltbush Club, ©2019 (Jan. 28, 2019) — For decades now we have watched Green-ants destroy Australia’s backbone industries. Their incessant attacks on hydro-carbon energy have vandalised our electricity grid, destroyed heavy industry, inflated power costs and made blackouts inevitable. The […]

Funding the Climate-Industrial Complex

Funding the Climate-Industrial Complex

WHY BIG GREEN ENERGY INVESTORS RELY ON THE MAN-MADE GLOBAL WARMING MYTH by Tom D. Tamarkin, ©2019 (Jan. 9, 2019) — Supposedly “green” or “renewable” energy has become a trillion-dollar-plus annual industry that has spawned tens of thousands of new businesses worldwide. The total Climate-Industrial Complex is a $2-trillion-per-year business. Major fossil fuel companies like […]

Let’s Do Follow the Climate Money!

Let’s Do Follow the Climate Money!

CLIMATE CRISIS INC. GETS BILLIONS TO PROMOTE IMAGINARY MANMADE CATACLYSM – BUT ATTACKS REALISTS by Paul Driessen, ©2018 (Dec. 29, 2018) — The climate crisis industry incessantly claims that fossil fuel emissions are causing unprecedented temperature, climate and weather changes that pose existential threats to human civilization and our planet. The only solution, Climate Crisis, […]

Green Wave Staggers U.S. Power Utilities

Green Wave Staggers U.S. Power Utilities

“VERY BAD NEWS” FOR CUSTOMERS by David Wojick, Ph.D., CFACT, 2018 (Dec. 28, 2018) — In the U.S., we tend to build new generating capacity in great waves, roughly twenty years apart. In the late 1970s, when electricity use was rapidly increasing, we built over 300,000 MW of coal fired power plants. Then around 2000 […]

Burnmorecoal.com Hits Green Power Utilities in Stockholder Meetings

Burnmorecoal.com Hits Green Power Utilities in Stockholder Meetings

TO COMBAT “GREEN MANIA” by David Wojick, Ph.D., CFACT, ©2018 (Dec. 18, 2018) — Two heavyweight skeptics are taking on the “we’re-so-green” electric power utilities where it counts, by becoming stockholders with a voice. Fred Palmer and Steve Milloy have launched Burnmorecoal.com and they are collecting proxies, filing stockholder motions and sending letters to senior […]

Climate Lunacy Takes Center Stage in Poland

Climate Lunacy Takes Center Stage in Poland

IPCC POLAND CONFERENCE PRESENTS FICTIONAL CLIMATE CHAOS AND FAKE RENEWABLE ENERGY SALVATION by Paul Driessen, ©2018 (Dec. 10, 2018) — The unwritten rule seems to be that each successive climate report and news release must be more scarifying than any predecessors, especially during the run-up to international conferences. Thus Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special […]

What Next for U.S. Climate and Energy Policies?

What Next for U.S. Climate and Energy Policies?

2018 ELECTIONS BRING MIXED MESSAGES AND REQUIRE CLIMATE AND RENEWABLE ENERGY REALITY CHECK by Paul Driessen, ©2018 (Nov. 12, 2018) — The “Blue Wave” never really reached shore, the U.S. Senate is still in Republican hands, the House of Representatives flipped to Democratic control, Trump-era deregulation and fossil fuel production efforts continue, several governorships and […]

The Green Elephant in the Snowy Mountains

The Green Elephant in the Snowy Mountains

“A GIANT ELECTRIC STORAGE BATTERY” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Aug. 30, 2018) — [To view this whole article plus images click:  http://carbon-sense.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/snowy-elephant.pdf] Canberra breeds many white elephants, but now they are breeding a gigantic new breed of pachyderm in Australia’s Snowy Mountains – a Green Elephant. Grandly named “Snowy 2.0 Hydro-Electric”, it has the […]

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, […]

Watching Weather Waves, but Missing Climate Tides

Watching Weather Waves, but Missing Climate Tides

“THE PAST GIVES CLUES TO THE FUTURE” by Viv Forbes, ©2018, carbon-sense.com (Jul. 10, 2018) — The climate alarm media, the bureaucracy and the Green Energy industry follow an agenda which is served by inflating any short-term weather event into a climate calamity. They should take a long-term view. Earth’s climate is never still – […]

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