Browsing All Posts filed under »Europe«

A Promising Sign For Nuclear Power In The United Kingdom

December 1, 2022 by

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By Jack Spencer ~ Is the Nuclear Renaissance real this time around? Of course, that question is impossible to answer, but reports from the United Kingdom at least show that there is an opportunity. The Times in the U.K. just reported that Rolls-Royce is in early talks with the global industrial firm Ineos to provide […]

German Offshore Wind Is Not An Example To Follow

November 16, 2022 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ We’re supposed to learn from our mistakes, but let’s face it, as often as not we don’t. If we’re not willing to face up to our own blunders, why not take note of others’ miscues? The Biden administration is hot to trot to install giant, industrial-scale wind facilities along the […]

How Europe’s Energy Crisis Is Becoming An Economic Crisis

November 4, 2022 by

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By Rachael Wilfong ~ Europe’s energy crisis is becoming an economic crisis. Skyrocketing energy prices are causing companies of all types across the region to cut thousands of jobs, dramatically roll back production, and in some instances, halt business altogether. In Western Europe, French glass company Arc International has made significant cutbacks due to rising […]

Cranky Mamacita! Liberal Triggered By ‘Mexican Week’ On ‘Great British Baking Show’

October 10, 2022 by

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By Tim Graham ~ I have a confession: I’m one of many Americans who love watching The Great British Baking Show on Netflix. The episode that dropped on Friday tried to go from cookies (“biscuits”) and bread to “Mexican Week,” and you might guess this would be triggering for liberal Americans who think they are the […]

A Royal Unlike Those Of Today

September 10, 2022 by

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By Douglas Andrews ~ The death of a dignified British monarch marks the official end of a bygone royal era. At the risk of reaffirming Yankee boorishness, we’ll note that the last time we Americans paid much attention to the British crown was when we threw it off back on July 4, 1776. Having said […]

Modern-Day Marie A Says You Cannot Even Have Cake

September 10, 2022 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ Out in Nancy Pelosi’s California, the ice cream queen’s protégé announces an end to gasoline-powered vehicles a day before he also discourages charging electric vehicles (EVs). Meanwhile, French president Emmanuel Macron (a true son of Marie Antoinette) announces the end of abundance. Macron, who not that long ago announced the forthcoming closure […]

Biden’s Bilk Back Better Boondoggle

August 18, 2022 by

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ROGER HELLE  ~ You have to ask yourself: Whose side is Joe on? Just kidding. That’s not a question; it never has been.  ~ Joe Biden has been in politics for over 50 years. He’s amassed an incredible record of accomplishing absolutely nothing noteworthy during his entire career! I don’t know if that’s some sort […]

Western Elites Blame The People For Resisting Failed Green Policies

August 12, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Europe is in a world of hurt when it comes to energy. News outlet Die Welt reported last Sunday that the German government was preparing to deal with backlash from angry citizens who will need to deal with a massive energy crisis come winter. According to the outlet, German Chancellor Olaf […]

Germany Went All-In On Green Energy – Now Its Economy Hovers On The Brink

July 7, 2022 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Reagan Reese: After pouring billions of dollars into green energy, Germany is facing economic calamity, including potential collapse should Russia shut off gas supplies. On July 5, Germany announced their plan to rewrite 1970s legislation to send taxpayer funds to energy suppliers in an attempt to prepare for […]

America And United Kingdom: ‘Most Natural Of Economic Partners’

June 10, 2022 by

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By Anthony B Kim ~ “[T]he United States should strengthen its close and mutually beneficial trading and economic partnership with the United Kingdom.” That’s the unequivocal statement from Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, in his recent resolution calling for a free trade agreement between the two long-time, like-minded, and willing transatlantic allies. Advocating for a U.S.-U.K. […]

Germany’s Green Energy Fixation Should Teach U.S. A Lesson

June 6, 2022 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Germany’s new Chancellor Olaf Scholz’s government vice chancellor and economic minister Robert Habeck, a leading member of his country’s Green Party, has experienced a rude lesson regarding disastrous consequences of his years of naïve opposition to fossil fuels. After tasking his top officials to assess energy security implications of Germany’s dependence […]

The Arctic: Focus Of Future Fuel Fights

May 26, 2022 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ Still the playground of polar bears, the lands and waters north of the Arctic Circle are home to some of the world’s largest fish stocks, massive oil and gas resources, and an abundance of rare minerals that will become more accessible if Arctic temperatures rise, as northern sea routes are the shortest distance […]

America And Brexit Britain: Time To Move Onward And Upward

May 17, 2022 by

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By Anthony B Kim ~ Brexit matters, with the post-Brexit United Kingdom becoming more relevant to America and global geopolitics than ever. That is the timely reminder and keen observation shared by former U.K. Minister of State Lord David Frost, Britain’s chief negotiator for exiting the European Union. In his recent thought-provoking speech at The […]

European Hypocrites Return To Fossil Fuels

May 8, 2022 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ At the beginning of March, Frans Timmermans, the European Union’s Executive Vice President for the European Green New Deal and European Commissioner for Climate Action, announced that EU nations planning to burn coal as an alternative to Russian natural gas are not out of line with the EU’s climate goals. The news […]

Biden’s Perilous Putin Policy

April 30, 2022 by

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Mark Alexander  ~ There is a very real risk that a cornered Putin would utilize tactical nukes in Ukraine. ~ “I want an American character, that the powers of Europe may be convinced we act for ourselves and not for others; this, in my judgment, is the only way to be respected abroad and happy […]

EU, Biden Russian Energy ‘Solutions’ Validate Einstein’s Insanity Theory

April 30, 2022 by

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By Larry Bell ~ It shouldn’t have required a genius like Albert Einstein to observe that evidence of insanity is to continue making the same mistakes and expecting different outcomes. Take, for example, self-inflicted European energy dependence on Russia which Moscow threatens to exploit over their weapons support for Ukraine against Putin’s invasion. Germany, a […]

Greenlighting Russia

April 12, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to David Singer: Greenlighting Russia Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Biden Pledges His U.S. Penalized Energy To Europe

April 2, 2022 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Biden energy policies are even worse than gunning acceleration of a car in stop-and-go traffic … more like trying to move forward with one foot jamming the gas pedal and the other simultaneously clamping down on the brake. What you wind up with is lots of smoke, a burned-out engine, and a […]

Make ‘Regime Change’ Great Again

April 1, 2022 by

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Mark Alexander  ~ Vladimir Putin needs to go, but can economic sanctions depose an autocrat?  ~   “There is a rank due to the United States, among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the reputation of weakness.” —George Washington (1793) Recall, ahead of the 2020 election, sleepy Joe Biden took a jab […]

Watching The War

March 30, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Are we watching the horrifying start of WW3 or is it (as Whoopi Goldberg might put it) just a dispute “between two groups of White People” ? Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Russia Goes Hyper

March 25, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Russia has fired hypersonic missiles in the Ukraine War. The missiles fly at more than 5 times the speed of sound and have unique maneuverability with which to evade interception. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

The Russian Game

March 21, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Putin’s version of Russian Roulette Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Biden’s ‘Russian Oil’ Smokescreen

March 14, 2022 by

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Mark Alexander  ~ Why Biden really fears altering Russian petroleum product imports. As corrupt Russian dictator Vladimir Putin tightens his grip on Ukraine, preparing for its annexation or puppet president installation, there is a lot of bluster about “cutting off Russian oil.” Some reports indicate that Joe Biden is aggressively discouraging congressional Democrats from supporting […]

Amnesty Tries To Play “Putin”

March 14, 2022 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Amnesty International tries to play “Putin” to Israel’s “Ukraine”. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/