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Energy and Environmental Review: August 14, 2023

By -- August 14, 2023

Ed. Note: This post excerpts energy and climate material from the Media Balance Newsletter, a free fortnighly published by physicist John Droz Jr., founder of the Alliance for Wise Energy Decisions. The complete Newsletter for this post can be found here.

Greed Energy Economics:
*** There Is A Financial Crisis Brewing In Offshore Wind Energy
Dominion hides huge offshore wind cost risk
Unlikely Pair Tries to Blow Open Secret NY Wind Deal 

Unreliables: Energy Health and Ecosystem Consequences:
*** One Simple Energy Question Devastates ‘Net-Zero’ Pipe Dreams
Human Rights Being Sacrificed to Promote Green Energy Scams

Unreliables (General):
*** The Big Green Lie Almost Everyone Claims to Believe
*** Massive Riots, Renewable Resentments
*** The Problem with Overbuilding Wind and Solar
*** The Power Of Power Density
Think megawatt hours of gasoline

Wind Energy — Offshore:
*** Offshore Wind Lulls Threaten NY Energy Reliability
*** Fishermen question the data behind offshore wind siting process
*** Why Offshore Wind Jobs May Just Be a Lot of Hot Air
*** Save the Whales, Again
BP and Equinor Could Cancel US Offshore Wind Projects
Offshore Wind Opponents need a Mass Protest in DC

Wind Energy — Other:
*** Taking the Wind Out of Climate Change (referencing 60± studies)
*** State Senator introduces bill requiring wind turbine installations in NYC
Siemens Faces $5 Billion Loss On Faulty Wind Turbines
Massachusetts 50 Years of Wind Turbine Failures

Solar Energy:
*** Solar Realities (updated)
New analysis tears down lies about renewables, reveals solar panels to be carbon-intensive
Let Them Eat Solar Panels

Nuclear Energy:
*** China Approves Six Nuclear Reactors at $17 Billion Investment
*** Vivek Ramaswamy: Shut Down the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
God and Nuclear Energy

Fossil Fuel Energy:
*** Eliminating Fossil Fuels Will Cause Massive Decline In Human Well-Being
*** Biden admin quietly revises gas stove analysis, reduces projected benefits
Three Cheers for Refrigeration—and Four, Once Everyone Has It
North Sea oil and gas fields tax credits are not subsidies

Electric Vehicles (EVs):
*** Electrogreens Want to Suck Your EV
*** Control is the Aim, EVs are the Game of the Moment
*** Spontaneous Combustion: A Serious Product Defect
They’re Coming for Your Cars
China ‘will use electric cars to spy on Britain’

Miscellaneous Energy News:
*** How to powerfully and accurately criticize the Biden Admin’s energy policies
*** Biden’s new crackdown on Air Conditioners will be worse than gas stoves
*** The EPA Tries to Destroy the Grid
The US Electrical Grid: Achilles Heel of the World?
Biden Energy secretary called out for secret talks with major CCP official
The Incandescent Light Bulb Ban Starts Today

Manmade Global Warming — Some Deceptions:
*** How That ‘Scientific Consensus’ on Climate Change Was ‘Manufactured’
*** Global boiling? Don’t be ridiculous
*** The real crisis is global gaslighting
*** Climate Change Obsession Is a Real Mental Disorder
*** $50 Trillion of Futility
*** China Abandons Paris Agreement, Making U.S. Efforts Painful and Pointless
*** Another Climate Scientist Breaks Ranks: Our Models are Mickey-Mouse Mockeries of the Real World
Is climate change really happening or is it just a myth?
What NASA and the European Space Agency are admitting but the media are failing to report about our current heat wave
Hawaii wildfires in Maui

Manmade Global Warming — Miscellaneous:
*** A Brief History of Climate, From Prehistory to the 21st Century
*** The desperate cry of global boiling
*** Bjorn Lomborg: Climate Change Hasn’t Set the World on Fire
*** UK government bets on ‘pragmatic’ climate inaction ahead of election
*** Reminder: Net Zero agenda hands geopolitical control to China
Tonga Eruption May Temporarily Push Earth Closer to 1.5°C of Warming
Koonin: The White House Tells the Truth about Climate Change
New IPCC chairman is right to rebuke misleading climate alarm
From Washington to Warsaw, an anti-green backlash is picking up steam

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