A Miraculous Turn of Events

A Miraculous Turn of Events

MICHAEL MOORE AND DRIESSEN AGREE! WIND, SOLAR AND BIOFUEL ENERGY ARE DEVASTATING PLANET EARTH by Paul Driessen, ©2020 (May 7, 2020) — Never in my wildest dreams did I envision a day when I’d agree with anything filmmaker Michael Moore said – much less that he would agree with me. But mirabile dictu, his new […]

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.” […]

The Unholy Crusade against Gas Appliances

The Unholy Crusade against Gas Appliances

ECO DARLING NATURAL GAS GIVES WAY TO WIND, SOLAR AND BATTERY ELECTRICITY – AND SLAVE LABOR by Duggan Flanakin, ©2020 (Mar. 7, 2020) — When Berkeley, California last year became the first U.S. city to ban the installation of natural gas lines to new homes, Mayor Jesse Arreguín proudly stated, “We are committed to the Paris […]

Do ‘Green’ Buses Pass the Performance Test?

Do ‘Green’ Buses Pass the Performance Test?

DO THEY EVEN PASS BASIC ENERGY, ENVIRONMENTAL, ECONOMIC AND HUMAN RIGHTS TESTS? by Duggan Flanakin, ©2020 (Feb. 15, 2020) — Should Americans follow China in a massive commitment to supposedly eco-friendly battery-electric buses (BEBs)?  California has mandated a “carbon-free” bus system by 2040 and will buy only battery or fuel cell-powered buses after 2029.  Other […]

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, […]

The Dangerous Winds of Trying to Prevent Climate Change

The Dangerous Winds of Trying to Prevent Climate Change

INCONVENIENT FACTS SHOW WHY WIND ENERGY IS NOT RENEWABLE, SUSTAINABLE OR CLIMATE-FRIENDLY by Duggan Flanakin, ©2019 (Dec. 13, 2019) — 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 […]

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 […]

Batteries Cannot Make Renewables Reliable

Batteries Cannot Make Renewables Reliable

“WILDLY PROHIBITIVE” by David Wojick, Ph.D., CFACT, ©2019 (Apr. 27, 2019) — Utilities are starting to experiment with adding batteries to wind and solar projects. These storage projects are feeding the mistaken belief that batteries can cure the intermittency that makes wind and solar unworkable as a reliable source of power. The reality is that […]

Here’s the Dam Deal: Build More Hydropower Dams

Here’s the Dam Deal: Build More Hydropower Dams

“HYDRO IS THE WAY TO GO” by David Wojick, Ph.D., ©2019, CFACT (Apr. 20, 2019) — This article is the third in my series about America’s need for dams. The first was about adding hydropower to existing unpowered dams. The second explained the need to finish the U.S. flood (and drought) control program. The present […]

We Must Hope Dr. Soon is Right…

We Must Hope Dr. Soon is Right…

AND THE GLOBAL WARMING APOCALYPSE IS NOT NIGH.  REAL-WORLD EVIDENCE CERTAINLY SUPPORTS HIM. by Jeffrey Foss, PhD, ©2019 (Feb. 2, 2019) — Everyone has heard the bad news. Imminent Climate Apocalypse (aka “global warming” and “climate change”) threatens humanity and planet with devastation, unless we abandon the use of fossil fuels. Far fewer people have […]

Green Wave Rising in Colorado

Green Wave Rising in Colorado

“NOT A CHECK OR BALANCE IN SIGHT” by David Wojick, Ph.D., CFACT, ©2019 (Jan. 28, 2019) — Colorado is now controlled by Democrats who, led by their new Governor, intend to foolishly push toward 100% renewable energy. They now control both the House and the Senate, as well as the Governor, Jared Polis, who ran […]

Climate Hysterics Skyrocket

Climate Hysterics Skyrocket

INCREASINGLY ABSURD DISASTER RHETORIC IS CONSISTENTLY CONTRADICTED BY CLIMATE AND WEATHER REALITY by Paul Driessen, ©2019 (Jan. 20, 2019) — Call it climate one-upmanship. It seems everyone has to outdo previous climate chaos rhetoric. The “climate crisis” is the “existential threat of our time,” Speaker Nancy Pelosi told her House colleagues. We must “end the […]

A 2019 Resolution: Honesty in Energy Policy

A 2019 Resolution: Honesty in Energy Policy

VIRGINIA WIND PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS THE NEED IN CLIMATE, SUSTAINABILITY AND RENEWABLE ENERGY ARENAS by Paul Driessen and Roger Bezdek, ©2018 (Dec. 23, 2018) — In this season of New Year resolutions, we should insist that governors, legislators, regulators, activists and their corporate allies resolve to be more honest, especially on climate and renewable energy issues. […]

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 […]

The Snow Job in Poland

The Snow Job in Poland

IPCC CLIMATE CONFAB SEEKS TO STAMPEDE THE WORLD INTO ADOPTING DESTRUCTIVE ENERGY POLICIES by Craig Rucker, ©2018, President, CFACT (Dec. 8, 2018) — Any blizzards that blanket Poland this winter can’t compare to the massive snow job climate campaigners are trying to pull off. Some 30,000 politicians, activists, computer modelers, bureaucrats, lawyers, journalists, renewable energy sellers […]

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 […]

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 […]

UN Greens Endorse Gigantic Global Use of Chemical Energy

UN Greens Endorse Gigantic Global Use of Chemical Energy

“ALL ABOUT BATTERIES” by David Wojick, Ph.D., ©2018, CFACT (Oct. 12, 2018) — In what may be the grandest case of unintended consequences in history, the chemical hating UN greens have endorsed the creation and use of toxic chemicals and hazardous materials on a truly gigantic scale. It is all about batteries. The green-driven UN […]

Keep Carbon Taxes in the Ground

Keep Carbon Taxes in the Ground

PERMANENTLY BURY THESE JOB-KILLING PROPOSALS, AFTER POUNDING WOODEN STAKES THROUGH THEIR HEARTS by Paul Driessen, ©2018 (Sep. 16, 2018) — The House of Representatives recently passed a sense of Congress resolution that a carbon tax would kill jobs, damage the revitalized U.S. economy, and disproportionately impact poor, minority and working class families. The vote also […]

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