Energy

The Energy Grid Is Too Reliant On Electric Compressors For Natural Gas Pipelines

To make solar power viable, there need to be gigantic installations in remote locations. Then there need to be new power lines equivalent to every paved road in America. Then the grid needs to be modernized with battery storage. None of that is happening a ...

Article - News Staff - Apr 12 2023 - 11:44am

National Academies Of Sciences: The US Needs Nuclear. Will Democrats Listen?

Prior to natural gas hydraulic fracturing making played out gas wells viable again, America was in a real climate emissions pickle. In 1994, Democrats finally won their war of extinction on nuclear energy, they cheered as President Bill Clinton and Senator ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Apr 28 2023 - 9:16am

Can Energy From Food Waste Be Viable, Or Would It Be Another Ethanol Subsidy?

Food waste is a major problem in the developed world. People new to buying organic food are annoyed at how quickly it spoils but what if that wilted brown lettuce could be converted into energy? Anaerobic digestion hasn't been done on a large scale, t ...

Article - News Staff - Jul 11 2023 - 4:16pm

CO2 Reductions Using Only Solar Create 'Cooling Poverty'

Today, elites like Robert Downey Jr. virtue signal their wealth by taking pristine older restored cars and paying to have them ripped apart so they run on vegetable oil. In the future, it may mean simply having an air conditioner. ...

Article - News Staff - Oct 1 2023 - 1:06pm

Will Solar Power Be Viable By 2050?

In pursuit of the ambitious goal of reaching net-zero emissions, nations worldwide must expand their use of clean energy sources. In the case of solar energy, this change may already be upon us. ...

Article - The Conversation - Oct 26 2023 - 2:49pm

Sugarcane For Biofuels Will Need GMOs

Though there are science and engineering hurdles to overcome, governments are keen on using food for fuel. Corn is most common right now but sugar is also a target for legislators who want to pivot away from conventional energy. Brazil is understandably in ...

Article - News Staff - Nov 27 2023 - 2:36pm

Climate Justice: Economists Claim The World Owes Itself $298 Trillion

A new op-ed in Nature argues that countries which have air conditioning owe the world up to $298 trillion. And counting. That figure is virtual money. Like virtual water, or virtual pregnancy, it isn't a real thing, it is a computer model by activist ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Jan 4 2024 - 11:49pm

New Analysis Adds To The Heat Pump Controversy

Decades before solar and wind took over green marketing dollars, back when environmentalists still promoted natural gas and hydroelectric power, heat pumps became an energy-saving fad. The problem with them became evident nearly as fast as that electric ca ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Feb 13 2024 - 4:43pm