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Opinion/Editorial Energy
August 4, 2022
By Paul Driessen
His war on fossil fuels fosters US oil sales to China and US complicity in child and slave labor.
July 28, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #442
July 27, 2022
By David Wojick
The issue is Wind versus Whales. Save the Whales. We do not need the offshore wind power.
July 22, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
The wealthy countries that have chosen to go “green” have the highest cost of gasoline and electricity.
July 22, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
We know what the decarbonized world of the 1800’s was like, so how about proving the new parachute, i.e., the replacement for crude oil, works before we jump out of the plane?
July 7, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #440
July 6, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
EV automobiles need a reliable and cost-effective supply chain of lithium for the batteries, and a method to transport them to America safely and cost effectively.
June 30, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #439
June 28, 2022
By Bernard (Bud) Weinstein
Biden says he wants more domestic oil production while consumers and businesses are demanding lower energy prices. A revived windfall profits tax won’t get us there.
June 28, 2022
By David Wojick
Before we build tens or hundreds of billions of dollars worth of massive offshore wind facilities off the East Coast we need to be sure that they will withstand strong hurricanes.
June 22, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
With worldwide refinery closures outpacing new construction, shortages and inflation are likely to be the new norm that inflicts regressive expenses upon those that can least afford it, as control of the worldwide refining industry shifts to Asia and Euro
June 21, 2022
By Donn Dears
If wind turbines are used in an attempt to eliminate fossil fuels, it will require building over 995,141 new wind turbines rated 2.5 MW between now and 2050.
June 16, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #438
June 13, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Divesting in crude oil supplies that provides products and fuels for continuously increasing demands by consumers, guarantees shortages and inflation on society.
June 13, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Before your next vehicle purchase, be knowledgeable that most of the exotic minerals and metals to build EV batteries are being mined in developing countries.
June 9, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #437
June 8, 2022
By Ann Bridges
Epstein makes his case completely and thoroughly, and his passion for the topic and the power of his solutions shine through.
June 7, 2022
By Bernard (Bud) Weinstein
The power generation mix that has underpinned grid reliability and affordable electricity is currently under threat — a “perfect storm” of market failure and regulatory overreach in place of sound energy policy.
June 7, 2022
By David Wojick
NERC is clearly failing to meet its mission. It should be investigated.
May 31, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Efforts to cease the use of crude oil could be the greatest threat to civilization’s eight billion people.
May 24, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
The Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investment community is divesting in crude oil that provides products and fuels for consumers that did not exist in the decarbonized world of the 1900s and before.
May 19, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #435
May 11, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Since everything that needs electricity is made from the oil derivatives manufactured from crude oil, there will be nothing new to power without crude oil!
May 11, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
America’s unabated movement toward electricity from breezes and sunshine have transferred the countries’ energy demands onto foreign countries.
May 11, 2022
By Ann Bridges
Today’s global crisis highlights that mineral and energy dependence is a major vulnerability to our economy.
May 5, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #433
May 3, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Which is the great threat to civilization, climate change or a world without fossil fuels?
April 25, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Newsom’s Executive Order to ban the sale of gasoline cars is imposing a mandate to all Californians, regardless of financial stability, to change their lifestyles to EV’s.
April 14, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
America’s obsession for green electricity to reduce emissions must be ethical and should not thrive off human rights and environmental abuses in foreign countries.
April 11, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
EV buyers should be aware that they may be contributing to the pursuit of “blood minerals” to achieve their efforts to go green.
April 11, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Biden appears to lack a basic understanding of what crude oil is used for, as he tinkers with the supply chain of crude oil that supports the lifestyles and economies that did not exist in the decarbonized 1800’s.
April 4, 2022
By Paul Driessen
By sacrificing our economy, environment, living standards, freedoms and security.
April 4, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Utilizing excessive maritime emissions to justify reductions of in-state oil production may not be in the best interest of the world’s environment.
March 31, 2022
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #430
March 28, 2022
By Seton Motley
What matters most is that we stop allowing foreign manufacturers to undercut our domestic manufacturers.
March 28, 2022
By David Wojick
Tsunamis are a serious threat to offshore wind machines along the West Coast.
March 28, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Liability exposure to transport EV's via cargo ships from countries far removed from American ports, could be an economic disaster in the works.
March 16, 2022
By David Wojick
Dominion’s extremely low LCOE needs to be investigated.
March 16, 2022
By Paul Driessen
They finally realized they (not Big Oil executives) would be humiliated by reality.
March 10, 2022
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
The world was previously decarbonized in the 1800’s and earlier, but Biden lacks a basic understanding of what crude oil is used for, as he tinkers with the supply chain of oil that supports the lifestyles and economies for the world’s 8 billion.