Smart News is an Oxymoron

…Smart News is an Oxymoron… The final nail in journalism’s coffin may have been driven with the advent of “smart news”. Any attempt to offer the public “smart news”, a product that supposedly allows people to hear both sides of Continue reading Smart News is an Oxymoron

US Navy’s Survival – When US Nuclear Industry Dies

…US Navy’s Survival – When US Nuclear Industry Dies… The nuclear power industry in the United States is dying. If not in the near term because of rigged bidding by RTO/ISOs, then because of expiring operating licenses. (All existing nuclear Continue reading US Navy’s Survival – When US Nuclear Industry Dies

Electric Vehicle Status Report, 9 Months 2018

…Electric Vehicle Status Report, 9 Months 2018… The third quarter showed a significant increase in the sale of Battery-Powered Vehicles (BEVs), which was probably the result of Tesla’s push to build its Model 3. Another significant change was the drop Continue reading Electric Vehicle Status Report, 9 Months 2018

Hothouse Earth: Are You Afraid Yet?

…Hothouse Earth: Are You Afraid Yet?… Those who say CO2 is causing global warming and climate change are relying on fear to convince you to change how you live, and adopt a more primitive lifestyle. Their messages promote fear, and Continue reading Hothouse Earth: Are You Afraid Yet?

Rush to Judgment About Oil

…Rush to Judgment About Oil… Are we facing the end of the oil era? Will battery-powered electric vehicles (BEVs) put an end to internal combustion engine vehicles (ICEs)? Will government regulations curtail the use of fossil fuels to eliminate CO2 Continue reading Rush to Judgment About Oil

Peak Oil Politically Motivated Conjecture

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…Peak Oil Politically Motivated Conjecture… DNV GL has published Energy Transition Outlook 2018, consisting of two reports, A global and regional forecast to 2050, and, Oil and Gas Forecast to 2050. (DNV GL is an international accredited registrar and classification Continue reading Peak Oil Politically Motivated Conjecture