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Voters Reject ‘Green New Deal’ Dem Candidate In L.A. City Council Race

Republican John Lee defeated Democrat Loraine Lundquist on Tuesday in a special election for a vacant northwest San Fernando Valley seat on the Los Angeles City Council in which the Democrat backed L.A.’s version of the “Green New Deal.” Lundquist,…

Cool roofs can help shield California’s cities against heat waves

(DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory) A new study by researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory shows that if every building in California sported ‘cool’ roofs by 2050, these roofs would help contribute to protecting urbanites from the consequences of dangerous heatwaves.

The Green Energy Con: How The ‘Clean’ Power You Buy Comes From Fossil Fuels

Households on “100% renewable” energy tariffs may be getting as little as 3.7% of their energy from truly green sources. Renewable tariffs are cheaper than ever with the best energy deal on the market currently a green tariff from supplier…

Getting to 100% Renewables Requires Cheap Energy Storage.  But How Cheap? – By David Roberts

One of the most heated and interesting debates in the energy world today has to do with how far the US can get on carbon-free renewable energy alone.One faction believes that renewables can supply 100 percent of US energy, with…

Global Warming? An Israeli Astrophysicist Provides Alternative View That Is Not Easy To Reject – Forbes

Global warming and post apocalyptic future. Climate change and melting of glaciers. Statue of Liberty collapses under water and new New York city skyline on an artificial island. Perhaps the catastrophic predictions are overblown. Getty The U.S. auto industry and…

Cost-Effective ‘Renewable’ Energy Is Like Unobtanium: A Fictional Construct

The left just loves to tout “renewable energy” as the clean, green panacea, something that will save the Earth. Just look at the foremost proponent of this, California’s Gov. Gavin Newsom: On day one, I will issue a directive putting…

July 2019 Hottest Month On Record

The July 2019 temperature was on a par with, and possibly marginally higher than, that of July 2016, according to a World Meteorological Organization (WMO) news release pointing an image by the Copernicus Climate Change Programme that is used as the background…

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COSTA RICA: Nation nears 100% renewable energy, but hurdles remain

Costa Rica is inching ever closer toward its goal of generating all its electricity from renewable resources. But big hurdles remain, including uncertainties about how climate change will affect the small country.