Foreign Entanglements

…Foreign Entanglements…   The Foreign Stability Board (FSB), is an international body promoting “global financial stability by coordinating the development of regulatory, supervisory and other financial sector policies.” “In April 2015, a meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bank Continue reading Foreign Entanglements

Energy Forecasts are Contaminated

…Energy Forecasts are Contaminated… There are few, if any forecasts of energy consumption that haven’t been contaminated by the CO2 climate change frenzy. This includes forecasts made by the Energy Information Administration (EIA), the International Energy Agency (IEA), Exxon Mobile, Continue reading Energy Forecasts are Contaminated

An American-Canadian Treasure

An American-Canadian Treasure   The Great Lakes have one of the longest hydrographic records in North America. It’s amusing, but also tragic, to see how the National Geographic magazine has attempted to use the Great Lakes in its efforts to Continue reading An American-Canadian Treasure

Paris Accord Depends on CCS

Paris Accord Depends on CCS With regards to carbon capture and sequestration (CCS), the International Energy Agency (IEA) said,      “The Paris Agreement provides a framework for stronger  climate action that will increase the need for carbon capture and Continue reading Paris Accord Depends on CCS

The Environmental-Industrial Complex

The Environmental-Industrial Complex One expects the environmental movement to publish reports extolling so-called clean energy and pathways to a carbon free world. But industries have joined in, and support these same reports. A recent report from the Rocky Mountain Institute, Continue reading The Environmental-Industrial Complex

BEV Charging Basics

Charging a battery-powered vehicle (BEV) starts outside the home at the distribution transformer. Actually, it starts at the power plant where electricity is generated. The issues are: Are there sufficient power plants to charge BEVs? Is the distribution transformer serving Continue reading BEV Charging Basics