Carbon taxes spurned in Senate budget vote, 41-58: 13 Dems rejected late plea from Al Gore

Al Gore urged a carbon tax today. The Senate rejected his plea. Continue reading Carbon taxes spurned in Senate budget vote, 41-58: 13 Dems rejected late plea from Al Gore

IBD: BLS Releases Another Phony ‘Green Jobs’ Report

“As yet another Solyndra looms, a new government report shows that by the government’s own broad definition of a green job, more can be found in a coal mine than near a solar panel.” Continue reading IBD: BLS Releases Another Phony ‘Green Jobs’ Report

EPA GHG rules for new coal plants likely delayed until 2014 due to legal and policy uncertainties; Enviros likely to sue

“Almost certainly” say agency sources. Continue reading EPA GHG rules for new coal plants likely delayed until 2014 due to legal and policy uncertainties; Enviros likely to sue

Frackers try buying off enviro opponents — ‘And EDF shall live with Shell. And the Clean Air Task Force shall lie down with Chevron’?

Paying off environmentalists has never worked before. Continue reading Frackers try buying off enviro opponents — ‘And EDF shall live with Shell. And the Clean Air Task Force shall lie down with Chevron’?

Las Vegas casinos to join phony Earth Hour

While casino marquees will be dimmed for Earth Hour, rest assured that fossil fuels will be burned at a torrid pace to keep the rest of the casinos going at full speed. Continue reading Las Vegas casinos to join phony Earth Hour

NOAA: Feb. 2013 ninth warmest Feb. on record; Tied with Feb. 2003 — 350 billion tons of greenhouse gas emissions ago

Atmospheric sensitivity to CO2 over past 10 Februarys = zero. Continue reading NOAA: Feb. 2013 ninth warmest Feb. on record; Tied with Feb. 2003 — 350 billion tons of greenhouse gas emissions ago