Oh no… Lindsey Graham backslides into climate bedwetting

Kavanaugh-confirmation hero Sen Lindsey Graham wants to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory by introducing a GOP climate plan, backsliding into John McCain-ism. He must not have read my Wall Street Journal op-ed.

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Wind/solar mandates are a costly fail, reports UChicago study

Even minimal increases (1-4%) in wind/solar raise electricity prices 11-17%. Reducing CO2 emissions costs $130 to $460 per ton. Disaster. Don’t believe us. Believe the climate bedwetters at the University of Chicago.

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Despite climate arm-waving, World Bank finances burning more coal, oil and gas

More inconvenient truth reported by the German NGO Urgewald: “The World Bank’s active energy project finance significantly favors fossil fuels over renewable energy — $21 billion to $7 billion”… about 25% of which is coal. Emissions are never going down.

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Grant-grubbing Berkeley prof, CARB creep John Balmes raves about killer PM2.5 in NYTimes op-ed

Interestingly, Balmes’ current EPA air quality grant — worth $4.76 million — runs out in June 2019. With any luck, EPA will not renew.

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