EPA Endangerment Finding

EPA Endangerment Finding

By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental Policy Project (SEPP) Quote of the Week: “By honest I don’t mean that you only tell what’s true. But you make clear the entire situation. You make clear all the information that is required for somebody else who is intelligent to make up their mind.” – Richard Feynman EPA Endangerment Finding: Attorneys for …

Keystone XL pipeline halted as Biden revokes permit

Keystone XL pipeline halted as Biden revokes permit

In this Dec. 18, 2020 photo, pipes to be used for the Keystone XL pipeline are stored in a field near Dorchester, Neb. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his officials have been in frequent contact with President-elect Joe Biden’s incoming administration making the case for a long disputed oil pipeline that reports say Biden will cancel on his first …

This burp-catching mask for cows could slow down climate change

This burp-catching mask for cows could slow down climate change

Wired 1 January 2021 Methane from cattle accounts for a significant amount of global warming – startup Zelp has a comfortable and stylish solution There are 1.6 billion cattle on Earth, and their burps and farts are becoming a big problem. Cows expel methane, a colourless and odourless gas which is approximately 84 times more potent than carbon dioxide when …

Massachusetts city to post climate change warning stickers at gas stations

Stickers placed on fuel pumps in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Photograph: City of Cambridge The Guardian Fri 25 Dec 2020 Bright yellow stickers warn drivers burning of gasoline has ‘major consequences on human health and the environment’ ‘The gas pump stickers will remind drivers to think about climate change and hopefully consider non-polluting options,’ said a City of Cambridge spokesman. Photograph: Kevin …

Chemists describe a new form of ice

Eureka Alert 22-Dec-2020 Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) Scientists from the United States, China, and Russia have described the structure and properties of a novel hydrogen clathrate hydrate that forms at room temperature and relatively low pressure. Hydrogen hydrates are a potential solution for hydrogen storage and transportation, the most environmentally friendly fuel. The research was published in …

Hamburg’s large power plant Moorburg is shut down – after 5 years of operation

December 3, 2020 by Kalte Sonne (Translated from German) The decision announced by the Federal Network Agency, according to which the coal-fired power station Moorburg will cease power production after 5 years of operation by the operator Vattenfall, will make the power supply in northern Germany a lot less secure. Because on December 31. In 2021, the Brokdorf nuclear power …

Biden’s Plans For The Energy Industry Should Terrify Americans

Biden’s Plans For The Energy Industry Should Terrify Americans

Pipeline by Joan Sammon | Nov 13, 2020 Think Dresden, 1945 As governors in a slew of upper mid-western states are held to account for their inability to correctly manage their state’s election and protect the system from fraud, the oil and gas industry has problems of its own, some of which will assuredly get more complicated under a Biden …

Joe Biden Wants to Jail Oil Executives for Causing Climate Change

Joe Biden Wants to Jail Oil Executives for Causing Climate Change

Democrat Presidential wannabe Joe Biden. By David Lienemann – White House (V011013DL-0556), Public Domain, Link by Eric Worrall | October 29, 2020 h/t Dr. Willie Soon; Joe Biden wants to jail oil executives for causing climate change, though he wants everyone to believe he does not intend to ban fracking, despite what he said in the Presidential Debate. My question – when …

German Electricity Prices Soar, Now Most Expensive In Europe …Taxes, Green Surcharges Make Up 53.6% Of Price!

German Electricity Prices Soar, Now Most Expensive In Europe …Taxes, Green Surcharges Make Up 53.6% Of Price!

No Tricks Zone By P Gosselin | 6. October 2020 Thanks to the Energiewende (transition to green energies), which is tantamount to a vegan energy diet, Germany’s electricity prices have soared 27% over the past decade to become the most expensive in Europe, if not the world, according to the STROM-REPORT. Source: Infografik “Strompreise in Europa 2020”, STROM-REPORT.de, Creative Commons …

California governor signs executive order to ban gas-powered cars and trucks

California governor signs executive order to ban gas-powered cars and trucks

Gov. Gavin Newsom signs ban on gas-powered cars. Sept. 22, 2020 Foxla.com Sept. 23, 2020 SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed an executive order to ban gas-powered cars and trucks in California by 2035, a move he said would cut greenhouse gas emissions by more than a third. Plus, Newsom said he is directing the California Air …