They came in automobiles fueled by oil, wearing clothing made from oil, to protest oil, in kayaks made from oil. Then they tweeted their photos on phones made from oil and drove home. Share the irony.
From: 21st Century, Fall 1992 Who pulls the strings of environmental groups? The establishment figures who fund and control it — from England’s Prince Phillip and the Netherlands’ Prince Bernhard, to U.S. corporate funders like Robert O. Anderson. Far from a grass roots movement, environmentalism is a big business, funded and directed by the leading […]
Windmills, solar, tidal – all a ‘false hope’, say Stanford PhDs Two highly qualified Google engineers who have spent years studying and trying to improve renewable energy technology have stated quite bluntly that renewables will never permit the human race to cut CO2 emissions to the levels demanded by climate activists. Whatever the future holds, […]
By 2020, the average annual household gas and electric bill in Vermont will increase by more than $880, thanks to the Obama administration’s proposal to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from U.S. power plants. A study released Thursday by Energy Ventures Analysis, a Virginia-based consulting firm, finds that EPA regulations will spike power and gas costs […]
Efforts of the U.S., Canada and Mexico to “integrate” into the North American Union continue. “Border 2020” is a program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), tied to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The North American Development Bank (NADB) finances environmental infrastructure projects identified by the Border Environment Cooperation Commission (BECC). Both […]
Families face paying up to £40 extra each year for wind and solar farms to meet climate change targets after the government revised its energy price forecasts. The subsidy required for each unit of renewable electricity will rise after the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) conceded that gas was much cheaper than it […]
Since the late 1990s, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has been committed to sustainable development. Since the Agenda for the Olympic Movement in the 21st Century (Agenda 21) was adopted in 1999, the environment has become the third pillar of the Olympic movement, along with sport and culture. The IOC works closely with the United […]