Clarence drops in
Under our post about US carbon dioxide emissions flattening out, Clarence gave a pithy analysis. I promote it and add links to verify the points he makes because they’re so devastating to the warmist cause. Clarence’s comments indented and bold.
The Forbes article deals only with USA emissions. This is no surprise, as they have been declining quite quickly
over the past decade – since the advent of shale gas
. It is ironic that US emission reduction has handily exceeded that of Europe throughout the entire Kyoto Commitment Period.
The graph above shows the startling increase in shale gas output over the last few years. Continue Reading →
20 July 2012
Archbishop Rowan Williams
Archbishop of Canterbury
Lambeth Palace Road
London SE1 7JU
Dear Archbishop Williams
There was a report this morning on the Today programme, to which I trust you paid due regard. If you didn’t, you should have.
The report, concerning the effect of the current American drought on levels of grain harvests, aired a remarkable and arresting statistic – disturbing too, if you have a conscience. It appears that 40% of the grain production of the Western world’s primary producer has been diverted to the generation of feed stocks for the so-called ‘biofuel’ industry. That this will result in hardship to countless within the developed world can be predicted with a high degree of confidence. That the already dispossessed, impoverished and disenfranchised will be the ones mainly to suffer, even unto starvation and death, is an absolutely foregone conclusion.
And the reason for this? Why, to be sure, to pursue policies common on both sides of the Atlantic aimed at sustaining the greatest scientific swindle in history. Continue Reading →