Another solar energy company is failing

Normally, when quoting from newspaper articles, I try — not always successfully — to limit myself to the first four paragraphs. Donald Douglas, on the other hand, frequently quotes more, and considering that the original source is The New York Times, which limits non-subscribers to ten free article views a month, I think that I’ll …

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If the observations do not fit the theory, then the observations must be wrong, right?

Thanks to the esteemed William Teach, I found this article: 95% of Climate Models Agree: The Observations Must be Wrong February 7th, 2014 by Roy W. Spencer, Ph. D. I’m seeing a lot of wrangling over the recent (15+ year) pause in global average warming…when did it start, is it a full pause, shouldn’t we …

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Ecopocrisy: Do as I say, not as I do!

From The Wall Street Journal: Boldly Going Where No Greens Have Gone Before Why do Leonardo DiCaprio and Richard Branson lecture us about carbon consumption while plotting trips to space? By Max Luke and Jenna Mukuno | Jan. 7, 2014 6:37 p.m. ET If all goes according to plan, Hollywood icon Leonardo DiCaprio will blast …

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Elon Musk and your tax dollars

From The Wall Street Journal: Allysia Finley: How Government Is Making Solar Billionaires SolarCity has never recorded a profit, but powered by subsidies, its stock price is $57 a share. By Allysia Finley | Opinion | Oct. 21, 2013 7:09 p.m. ET Flash Player 9 or higher is required to view the chartClick here to …

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One would think that the environmentalists would love this!

From The Wall Street Journal: EDF to Build New Nuclear Power Plant in U.K. Project Would Be First in the Country in Almost 30 Years By Géraldine Amiel and Selina Williams | Updated Oct. 21, 2013 5:10 a.m. ET PARIS—French power utility Électricité de France SA confirmed Monday it has reached an agreement with the …

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I’m sure that it’s just a coincidence . . .

. . . that the warmists want to severely restrict or ban the use of fossil fuels just as the United States becomes the world’s leading producer of fossil fuels. From The Wall Street Journal: U.S. Rises to No. 1 Energy Producer By Russell Gold and Daniel Gilbert | Updated October 2, 2013, 8:10 p.m. …

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Paying the price

From The New York Times: Obama Outlines Ambitious Plan to Cut Greenhouse Gases By MARK LANDLER and JOHN M. BRODER | Published: June 25, 2013 421 Comments WASHINGTON — President Obama, declaring that “Americans across the country are already paying the price of inaction” on climate change, on Tuesday announced sweeping measures to reduce greenhouse gas pollution and prepare …

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