• Another Green Scare Debunked: Studies Show Groundwater Not Contaminated By Fracking

    • Date: 19/06/18
    • Associated Press
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    New research suggests drinking water supplies in Pennsylvania have shown resilience in the face of a drilling boom that has turned swaths of countryside into a major production zone for natural gas. Energy companies have drilled more than 11,000 wells since arriving en masse in 2008, making Pennsylvania the nation’s No. 2 gas-producing state after […]

  • Pope Francis’s Misguided War on Fossil Fuels

    • Date: 19/06/18
    • H. Sterling Burnett, American Thinker
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    A world without fossil fuels would be a much more brutal place. Until Pope Francis understands the vital role fossil fuels have and should continue to play around the world, he should stick to saving souls rather than pontificating over peoples’ energy choices. It seems that Pope Francis has learned little since his 2015 papal […]

  • Forget Paris: Not A Single EU State Is Meeting Paris Climate Targets

    • Date: 19/06/18
    • P Gosselin, No Tricks Zone
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    Not a single EU state is meeting Paris climate targets, a new analysis finds. It’s been close to three years since countries worldwide signed the Paris Agreement, which obligates nations pledge to commit themselves to intending (or something like that) to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in order to “safeguard the planet’s future”. The language of the […]

  • A Conversation with Prof. Richard Lindzen

    • Date: 19/06/18
    • Watts Up With That?
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    Richard Siegmund Lindzen is an American atmospheric physicist known for his work in the dynamics of the atmosphere, atmospheric tides, and ozone photochemistry. He has published more than 200 scientific papers and books. Prof. Richard Lindzen (in the middle), and his wife Nadine, in the company of Grégoire Canlorbe, in Paris in May 2018 From 1983 until his […]

  • Peter Ridd Sacking: Can Universities Lawfully Bully Academics into Silence?

    • Date: 19/06/18
    • Jennifer Marohasy
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    Dr Peter Ridd has taken James Cook University to court protesting his sacking for what he says is, primarily, speaking-out about the lack of quality assurance in Great Barrier Reef science. Dr Ridd spoke out initially about there being no quality assurance of Great Barrier Reef science – science that is arguably misused to secure […]

  • Where Will U.S. Frackers Drill Next?

    • Date: 19/06/18
    • Tsvetana Paraskova, OilPrice.com
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    With WTI oil prices staying above $60 a barrel for several months, U.S. drillers are breaking production records each week, mostly thanks to the Permian in West Texas and New Mexico. In recent months, however, some companies have started to test their fracking capabilities on oil fields that most agree reached their peak production decades ago. Drillers believe […]

  • Britain Backs Away From Total Ban Of Conventional Cars

    • Date: 19/06/18
    • Financial Times
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    A plan for the UK to ban petrol, diesel and most hybrid cars by 2040 is set to be watered down, with ministers now referring to it as a “mission”. Theresa May’s “Road to Zero Strategy”, designed to eliminate pollution from Britain’s roads, is due to be published on June 20, according to Whitehall officials […]

  • Record 1.4 Billion Euros To Stabilise German Power Grid

    • Date: 18/06/18
    • Clean Energy Wire
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    The costs for power grid stabilising measures rose to a record 1.4 billion euros in 2017 (880 million euros in 2016), says the Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) in its report on grid and system security measures. This was due to lagging grid expansion, a Europe-wide cold spell at the beginning of 2017 and a record […]

  • Andrew Montford: Remote Windfarms Are Bad News For Birds

    • Date: 18/06/18
    • Andrew Montford, The Spectator
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    Last week, the government announced that it was going to allow onshore windfarms to once again gain access to the vast pots of money set aside for renewable energy. However, there was one very important restriction: only windfarms on remote islands would be eligible. In practice, we are therefore talking about the Inner and Outer […]

  • Claimed Antarctic Ice Loss In Doubt

    • Date: 17/06/18
    • P Gosselin, No Tricks Zone
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    On June 13 Chris Mooney of the Washington Post wrote how Antarctica’s ice sheet was “melting at a rapidly increasing rate” and “pouring more than 200 billion tons of ice into the ocean annually” — all this according to “a team of 80 scientists”. The doomsday media response was immediate. Mooney of course blamed CO2 for the […]

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