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“Fueling” A Counter-Revolution In Europe: Can It Happen Here?

September 15, 2022 by

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By Duggan Flanakin ~ Shades of Emanuel Macron! California Governor Gavin Newsom has horrified his core constituency by announcing his state will NOT be shutting down the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant. The state legislature, perhaps remembering that power outages two decades ago led to Gov. Gray Davis being recalled, voted to extend the life of the plant until […]

Is Net Zero Emissions The Trojan Horse For Society?

September 14, 2022 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ The transition to electricity generation from breezes and sunshine has proven to be ultra-expensive for the wealthy countries of Germany, Australia, and the USA representing 6 percent of the world’s population (505 million vs 7.8 billion). Those wealthy countries now have among the highest cost for their electricity, while the poorer […]

Automobile Industry Mandated Toward A Death Spiral

September 11, 2022 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ Zero emissions at ANY COST seems to be the direction being mandated by governments and the Environmental, Social and Governance movements around the world, to divest in fossil fuels. The few healthy and wealthy countries of the United States of America, Germany, the UK, and Australia representing 6 percent of the […]

Let’s Talk About Mayor Muriel Bowser’s Looming Gas Pains

September 5, 2022 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Like other leftist politicians and activists, Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser rarely ponders even easily foreseeable consequences of her actions and demands solutions implemented and paid for by someone else. The District of Columbia is about to inflict an enormous new set of roosting chicken realities on its residents — and […]

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 […]

The Scientific Evil And Good We Do Lives On

August 9, 2022 by

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By Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Shakespeare said it in the play, Julius Cesar. We are surely witnessing this today as evil men and women will pass off our planet, leaving behind hundreds of millions of the Earth’s population in Energy Poverty. The essential value of energy is to allow humans to flourish (1) and enrich […]

Biden Promises, Policies And Political Problems

August 1, 2022 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Presidential candidate Joe Biden promised to reunite America following its “season of darkness” under President Trump, and “shut down the virus, not the economy.” We’ve seen how that’s working out. His promise that there’ll be “no more drilling, no more pipelines, no more fossil fuels” has been far more successful. Within […]

Biden Family Connections To U.S. And China Energy Deals

July 21, 2022 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Here’s a head scratcher. Weren’t we told by President Joe Biden that the release of a million barrels of oil a day from the US Strategic Petroleum Reserves (SPR) from April onward, “will help address supply disruptions caused by Putin’s further invasion of Ukraine and the Price Hike that Americans are […]

America’s Dependency On Imports May Be Stagnating Its Economy

July 13, 2022 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ Shortages of the following may be leading to the new norm of shortages and inflation: Neon -the gas crucial to manufacturing electronic chips. Urea – the ingredient to make the EPA required Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) additive for all diesel vehicles. Refineries – projections of 20 percent closures over the next […]

From Energy Independence To Dependence On Unfriendly Nations

July 9, 2022 by

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By Ronald Stein and Dr. Jay Lehr ~ Why are we paying exorbitant prices to fuel our automobiles? The policies pushed by the ideologues who surround President Biden have three dire consequences: 1- Hobble the free market 2- Increase public dependence on government for energy 3- Believe it or not, give China the upper hand […]

Biden’s Month Of Malfeasance On Energy Production, Prices

July 8, 2022 by

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By Jonathan Moy ~ While running for president in 2020, Joe Biden famously tweeted that he’d own up to his mistakes. “It’s hard to believe this has to be said, but unlike this president [then-President Donald Trump], I’ll do my job and take responsibility. I won’t blame others,” he wrote. “And I’ll never forget that […]

Happy 4th Of July: America In Turmoil From Climate Change Policies

July 4, 2022 by

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By Peter Murphy ~ This Independence Day weekend, the 246th, America is in turmoil, both domestically and overseas due in large measure to federal climate change policies. America’s multiple crises are mostly self-inflicted by our ruling political class, and it’s likely to continue well before any improvement. Consumer inflation is the worst it’s been in […]

Biden’s Electric Caravan To Green Utopia Runs Out Of Gas

June 29, 2022 by

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By Larry Bell ~ The woke Biden administration is receiving loud wake up calls from appropriately alarmed constituents as their poll numbers tank. The message is that a vast majority of the country isn’t feverish enough about global warming Armageddon hyped by a powerful coalition of globalist non-governmental organizations (NGO’s), investment corporations, well-funded environmental activist, […]

Five Real Solutions To Joe Biden’s Energy Failures

June 26, 2022 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Larry Behrens: These days, there are a lot of critics of the Biden Administration’s policies on energy, and for good reason. A gallon of gas reached five dollars, and the response from the Administration has been a collective shrug of the shoulders. Over the weekend, Energy Secretary Jennifer […]

House Republicans Call For Accountability On ‘Bidenflation’ And Energy Crisis

June 22, 2022 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Americans are paying about $2,500 more for energy because of Biden administration policies, says former Energy Secretary Rick Perry. “We became the No. 1 producer of oil and natural gas and become a net energy exporter for the first time in 70 years,” Perry told a panel of House Republicans Tuesday […]

Access To Abundant Natural Gas Shields U.S. Consumers From World Events

June 20, 2022 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Robert Bryce: Russia’s attack on Ukraine has triggered another global energy crisis. Oil is over $100 per barrel and may stay at high levels for months or years to come, and Americans are feeling the effects of this it at the pump. But why haven’t natural gas prices […]

Without Fossil Fuels There Is No Need For Electricity

May 14, 2022 by

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By Ronald Stein ~ America is in a fast pursuit toward achieving President Biden’s stated goal that “we are going to get rid of fossil fuels” to achieve the Green New Deal’s (GND) pursuit of wind turbines and solar panels to provide electricity to run the world, but WAIT, everything in our materialistic lives and economies […]

Small Modular Reactors Advance In The Nuclear World

May 13, 2022 by

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By Dr. Kelvin Kemm ~ The first two decades of the 21st Century will go down in history as a time of amazing world confusion about energy supplies, particularly electricity. This is all due to electricity planning being done too much at a political policy level, and not by engineers and scientists. This in turn […]

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 […]

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 […]

Woke Investors Threaten The West’s Security

April 20, 2022 by

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By Rupert Darwall ~ Since Russia attacked Ukraine two months ago, Western governments have been learning the hard way about the critical importance of energy to their national security. Germany’s 20-year, trillion-dollar “Energiewende” (Energy Transformation) has made its economy totally dependent on supplies of Russian natural gas and paralyzed its response to Russian aggression. French president Emmanuel […]

Biden Pledges Energy To Europe As He Cripples American Producers

April 11, 2022 by

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By Larry Bell ~ Joe Biden’s recent offer to help self-inflicted energy-starved Europe replace Russia as its main natural gas supplier as he works to put American producers out of business is cluelessly paradoxical. The White House posted a joint March 25 statement by President Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen: “We’re going to […]

The Greatest Energy Mistake Ever Made

April 10, 2022 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By David Holt: Some are trying to blame current surging gasoline prices on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. This is an incorrect and a politically expedient excuse for an administration that has been erecting barriers to producing oil and gas in the United States. It should be clear to anyone […]

Biden’s Plan To Starve America Of Fossil Fuels

March 28, 2022 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Presidential candidate Joe Biden repeatedly promised to end fossil fuels in America. There’ll be “no more drilling, including offshore,” he said. “No ability for the oil industry to drill. No more pipelines.” Shortly after reaching the White House, President Biden ended Keystone XL pipeline construction and began working with congressional Democrats, […]