ENERGY CRISIS ? . . . some ( of My)“random” Thoughts ! inspired ONLY by the ClimateChange< GlobalWarming CO2“paradigm” ALL generated by “The Climate Change Hypothesis ALL Simply Accepted Occuring Naturally over “Millenia” > “Forever!” NO Such “damn” Thing !> short term OR of any relative significance ? > within next 100s of years ? ( . . . or more ! )
all well within normal current R&D > expected High TECHNOLOGY advancements and IF / Where economically “justified” but ALL in “Due Course” > of course ! and NOT to mere “whims” of “extremists”
IF Not a Gigantic “HOAX” > certainly wildly exaggerated ! akin to Similar “BUBBLES” over History !
Fossil Fuels have been of immense benefit to Civilization and “Sustainability and WILL continue to be SO ! . . . long into the future. we ARE Still waiting for the inevitable more widespread use of “modular” NUCLEAR ( > FUSION ! eventually ) to supplement both existing “Fossil” AND “Renewables” . . . > where appropriate ! > There IS Simply NO Perfect Answer ! . . . Without THE necessary “compromises” ! > AND readjustment of Society . . . to cope with that “evil” Nature !
Something that even Govts are NOT prepared to confront ! > The threat of ongoing terrorism > blackmail extortion strategies > that obvious seem to work ! even against often “gutless” BIG business !
see “contrarian” BOOK(s) > “FOSSIL FUTURE” (2022) & “The Moral Case For Fossil Fuels“ (2014)Alex Epstein
. . . to save the Planet Trillions of $$$s and indirectly cause “genocide” through induced and continued poverty and lack of “minimalistic” Basic Energy ! for the still under-developed Countries ( apart from CHINA of course ! a UN Exception ! )
Interesting ! the Energy Co AGL etc are “coincidently” recording record profits ( whilst prematurely actually “blowing up” coal plants ?.. But I won’t sell my “few” Shares as they are simply “massively” profiteering” ( > a mere pittance to shareholders ) . . . out of it ALL ! As well as consumer>commodity products Coles, WW etc still “exploiting” flood embattled “farmers” etc
All under . . . Govts“Hyper-Inflation > Scarcity “Economic” Theory of WW Govts . . . exacerbated by the prolonged Ukrainian War > relative timidity of Western Counrtries NATO etc albeit They WERE the bastion of Nuclear under the Cold War USSR > “entrapment” Low/Zero Interest Rate “c’mon sucker” “Schemes” > “diversionary” strategy of gender politics > THE VOICE > whatever, warped education schemes all to continue “dumbing-down” us ALL now COVID19 Has eventually dissipated > No worse than the “common flu” or seasonal “wattle” pollen pollution ! symptoms > a blind spot . . . for the “medicos” all-too-frequent “band-aid” mentality !
Coal, Natural Gas ( “Fracking” Gas> Shale, > Oil Sands ) at least 100s of years with known WW Reserves( almost unlimited WW, capped and perhaps no longer currently price competitive perhapspens with haset caused pollution problems > corrosion lack of source refininf ( tar sands oil etc) Trump revolutionized USA Energy that way within a few years > until Biden stopped the Keystone XL Pipeline from Canada Albeit the need for more R&D Into refining and anti-corrosion techniques ALL well advanced technologically . . . do-able! > but still cost dependant
BUt I don;t thnk there’s a marker for refining “cows shit” OK for fertilses or into :”biomass” in SE Asia > the Amazon as per the “Incas” ! and Graham Hancocks “Lost” Civilisations ! ( interesting but GOOGLE him ! ( > but defintely anti-Establishment” ! )
The same arguments would apply ever since the Industrial Revolution started 250 years ago but which has been “forever” renegged by the “Do- Goodies” & altruistic “Greenies” which later evolved into Malthusian Theory AND now the even more “fanatical extremists” often forsaking any sense of both Science ( & “worn out” Religions even ! )
First Industrial Revolution: Coal in 1765.
Second Industrial Revolution: Gas(Petrol) > NaturalGas in 1870.
Third Industrial Revolution: Electronics and Nuclear in 1969. ( except for AUSTRALIA > THE Exception ! ) with prospects of NOW virtually perfected Nuclear ( > Fusion ? ) perhaps
Fourth Industrial Revolution: Internet and “Renewable” Energy in 2000.
coming Fifth Industrial Revolution Artificial Intelligence ( to replace existing NIL Intelligent use of the “Human Brain” I by the likes of Twitter, “in-your-face”-book ! > Chinese TikTok Do you realise they allocate you “twits just 128 character > the rest goes to “vacuum”
Amazing Technology Advances in such a short time after tens of thousands of years of previous & “indigenous” civilizations ! BUT Where are we heading ! > into the Multiverses > billions of light years away ! . . . escapism mentality of the naive !
A better need for Cost-Benefit vs“Greed-Naivity” analysis > & from both sides ! “YOU simply can”t have your “cars” & misuse them as well !
. . . re > frivolous use of transport systems > redundant tourism > re space travel of Musk and to see the “decrepit Titanic, or “shit-laden” Venice for example nor the “ego-kick” visiting “tourist traps” & seeing under-privelged 3rd World Countries > OK perhaps but without the “other” peoples “problems” > just the animals but why take “coals to Newcastle” rather than zoos > wild animal parks on site > in-situ or 3-D media > far far better you could even resurrect “ancient” failed “Smellorama” features to enhance the “natural”’ flavour of those “experiences in cinemas ! . . . or yet to come in your lounge room ! As for most business travel > redundant to that’s what te Internet WAS All about ? . . . except maybe as one of the “perks” ’ for politicians and those useless “perennial” “talk fests””If “they” are All that sincere ! about GW > CC !
Maybe Artificial Intelligence ( AI ) IS The Answer! . . . certainly NOT much is being shown from the Top > Down and the bottom has literally . . . “been too dumbed down” to show much intelligence !
George Orwells’ “1984” . . . all By 2084 ? . . . good luck “kids” ! . . . with ALL that sort of “mind control” agenda ! now being “emulated” . . . by those “smarts” ! > cost and transportation (pipelines are still underlying ( and inhibiting ) > re cost factors . . . All at “the whims” of bureaucracies and exploitation by monopoly “Energy Companies” and the hidden agenda of inflated prices thru’ “scare-mongering”
“Renewables” now being GENERALLY recognized IN HINDSIGHT as non sustainable certainly for Peak Energy Demand requirements ( maybe 20-30% of the market > eventually ? > but heavily subsidized at tremendous Cost to All of Us! > inefficient land use and New Electricity Grids required > Not yet accounted for ! . . . as that’s ALL to them in THE Future which “aint” going to happen ! In Australia CSIRO estimate 1 Trillion Dollars for the extra 80,000km “Grid”. All at enormous cost initially and themselves effecting environmental issues like efficient use of limited resources WW ( & becoming scarcer) like steel, aluminium, copper, titanium and “Rare Earths “ far better used for “LFTR” Nuclear But also, inefficient agricultural land use and “noise” factors . . . inevitable pollution caused by “the renewables” every 20-30 years for THE regular replacement costs Australia certainly simply has not the experienced “willing” labor force to even do the installation / maintenance required . . . to DO anything worthwhile any more !
Geothermal, Wave power ALL a “dead duck” > non viable for Very obvious reasons ( except for very localized areas ( eg NZ / Iceland maybe Japan instead of the failed Fukashima “Nuclear site” and a maybe a very few NO Salt environments perhaps ! Removal ( IF Ever Needed ?) Sequestration of CO2Very suspect ! > non viable re cost; chemical conversion within “basalt” ore structures takes “millions of year” Supplemental H2 Economyat huge cost via Green-H2”-Electrolytic and Nuclear more likely( see below ) The Ammonia Economy to supplement the fertilizer(Urea) need ( also requires energy( >Nuclear! ) and high temp catalysts etc ) as a “safer” higher efficiency “transportation” fuel ALL WAY into the future !
All whist Western Countries ( and CHINA) exploit both “slave” labour AND natural resources A ND China still conveniently being regarded as a “DEVELOPING” COUNTRY by that renowned hypocritical Organization the UN ( United Nations )
uneconomic, non sustainable > heavily Govt subsidized
paranoid destruction and/or “capping” of fossil fuel resource & production in Australia
All under the “guise“ of “anthropogenic” Global Warming via industrial CO2 emissions > ignoring the fact the 1/3 of WW population still relying on poverty and enforced need to still burn “cow dung” for energy ( India now ~1.4billion > Africa, SE Asia generally Sth America ? )
All whist Western Countries ( and CHINA ) exploit both “slave” labour AND WQW natural resources whist stock-piling their own ! China is still “conveniently” being regarded as a “developing Country” and “subsidized by neglect by that renowned hypocritc Organization the UN ( United Nations ) and > useless by default ! vtoed by the like of Russia North Koreq, Iran Now Turkey etc on the Security Council and other “plebs” !
eg WindPower / Batteries > Cost exploitation by China of slave labor for production 90% of WW ) and replacement cost every 20-30 years of Wind Turbines ( and batteries )
Back up required for batteries in waste materials Initial and eventual replacement cost ! > potential pollution of Remote Wind Farms
require substantial use of land agricultural use > a costly compromise !
rewiring of National Power Line “GRIDS”
In Australia even WW there is simply not enough Copper, Aluminium ( steel & Rare Earths )production or as WW ore reserves to implement this CSIRO have estimated forward projections of 1 Trillion Dollars to do this just in Australia
BHP Have virtually cease steel production in Australia
There was literally NOT enough Steel for Water Pipes Kimberly to Perth WA. All steel pipe production were pre-allocated 75 years in advance ( by China / Russia etc ? )
Tens if 100 ) ? of Wind Turbines and immense tracts of “more deservedly” agricultural land ( size of Victoria and 100K of NEW transmission lines Australia should be th Agricultural “bowl” of The World is the 2100 year old “Watering Australia” had NOT been “shelved” indefinitely by ALL Government short-sightedness “
We have NOW NOT got the “trained” manpower to do the installation and servicing costs The Education system is largely “bogged down” in “gender politics” and other bullshit” agendas to create engineering and mining jobs required even to scrapping TAFE and Apprenticeship courses in recent decades Too many people are “bludgers relying on the hand-out” work from home COVID > extended scheme
Plenty of jobs ( in inconvenient Agriculture maybe remote mining ) but that’s NOT on either !
We’re all too ready to import labour into The Lucky Country
Somehow we NOW intend to build Nuclear Submarines without the manpower nor the Navy Staff to “man” them
Building & maintenance of the Nuclear Power Plants required to replace “coal”
Short of sub-contracting the work to the Chinese
Even “DH Dans” general acceptance of CHINAs “Belt&Road” scenario > sell-out might be considered “understandable” . . . at least THEY seem to have the “Get-up&Go” attitude to do things !
BUT WE will all Pay-For-IT! eventually
We are also after the “counter-productive “lemon” of educating them for their own purpose
“Chicken & Egg”Syndrome > the electrical power is required BEFORE its’ practicality
> NUCLEAR ENERGY THE ONLY ANSWER smallModular Reactors based on Site / City but preferably the “proven”60 years ago”LFTR Nuclear EnergyTechnology (see Kirk Sorensen > a history-2022 of LFTR &Our Blogs)
miniseries the use of NEW Power “GRIDS”
Use existing Power Wiring and existing ( Now to be) redundant Coal Sites
FUSION IF EVER will hardly be practical
The hugely HIGH TECH Cost and centralized “PLANT” prone to “civil sabotage” or effects of “WAR”
BUT More-sothe HUGE NEW Power Grid required for distribution over 1000s km
> And THE LIMITATION OF NEARLY ALL MASSIVE NEW Proposed ENERGY SYSTEMS
Allowing the illogical “scare campaigns” into a “PANIC Situation” exacerbating the tremendous costs involved in the “RUSH towards Net zero CO2 by 2050 etc
IT CAN’T Be done
Over 100s of years perhaps ( with the need for necessary R&D involved AND in a sensible time frame proportionate to ANY REAL Threat
The CO2 paradigm is arguably still a tremendous “HOAX > “BUBBLE” with little Cause & Effect established as justification
THE World simply needs to adjust to ANY perceived consequence
of melting of Arctics environment Ice whether it be rising sea levels but also ‘sub-Arctic tundra” and Methane Emissions There is little sign in reality over 40-50 years now there is ANY “significant” effect of rising CO2 levels from current 400ppM to even 1000ppM levels used in real “GreenHouses
If so arguable “ there would be AND demonstrably observed THIS would have a NET “beneficial” effect on the Planet > re plant growth and the cyclic natural "buffering"” of CO2 The Ocean(s) itself being a gigantic “sink” for reasonable excess of CO2
FAR BEYOND ANY CURRENT ASSUMPTIONS OF CLIMATE COMPUTER MODELLING
Greening of the Earth ( vis Satellite observation” > consequent increase in AGRIC yields
Proven > less NET deaths occur in higher Global Temperatures compared to Cold(er) !
the ethics re population explosion being another “purphy” of resurgent “Malthusion” concepts becoming more popularized
NOTHING DISCOUNT THE POSSIBILITY OF CATACLYSMIC “NATURAL” EVENTS
Asteroid impacts, shift of magnetic poles, and astronomical orbital effects ( Milankovitch ) Cycles) over millions of years
They have ( and will ) happen(ed) over millenia irrespective of mankinds ( THE “Greenies” hyper paranoia ) efforts to try and “ thwart “ the inevitable > “King Canute”
deluded thinking “under ever increasing use of “drugs” and known “distortion of time” . . . might just explain “ the escapism mentality” prevalent in society but more-so it seems influencing political decisions “at the top”
“Ego”>GREED and “ Conspiracy” Theories behind them . . . still being possibilities ? 95% of WW “wealth” is controlled by 5% of the population > individualy or “stooge”Corporation Or Drug / criminal “cartels”
All exacerbated by the “apathy > deliberate “dumbing down” or acceptance by the masses” generally !
importation of “accepting” voters through open uncontrolled National Borders or VISAs by bribery> corruption or through “jobs for the boys” schemes !
adoption of the “handout mentality” and ITs’ exploitation > extremism
diversionary tactics into non-sensical hysterical tactics of extremists on “their own nefarious Agendas”
The (“Green”) Hydrogen Economy > largely “futile” as it is electricity-driven !
decentralization required re “GRIDS”
maybe the consideration of Fast Safer RAIL transport distribution ( of Liquid H2 ) in Australia . . . but that’s Trade Union dominated and anti-anything ! . . . including ANTING Nuclear ! by definition AND “jobs-for-the boys”
BUT then there’s the real issue for R&D on “H2 embrittlement “ of metals
- The reason why Elon Musk does NOT use H2 for SPACE-X . . . YET! ( it is currently powered by LOX and that “nasty Methane ( CO2 generating ) > propose Millions of Tonnes of it ! > Eventually
AND far more than “ farting Cows” > Australia’s “limited” priorities !
enhanced / misguided destruction of the “petrol/diesel” Car Industry after 120 years of evolution > virtual perfection ! where even the Chinese are taking over > production ! > buy-out of “the old” technology” All in in the forlorn “Hope” of “the Greenies” and the Global Warming ( Human ) “hoax”
2022 NOW Nitrogen ( N2 ~79% of the Earths atmosphere ) being attributed by “The crazies” on to another GLOBAL CALAMITY> SELF-IMPOSED > also exaggerated !
- also thru’ imposed Starvation ( slave labor) in “developing” Countries in particular ( CHINA !)
Most of ALL this is the distortion lack of scientific understanding of “Natural” “NATURE Cycles” and easily ameliorated with a “ bit of common sense “ Mankind is all too blind to mismanagement of susceptible
Building in flood zones and Nuclear Plant in earthquake Tsunami zones like Japan (Fukishima) coastal installation and acceptance of the fact these eventual events are often not within human capacity to change
Mankind needs he capacity to adjust to such consequences through the need for rational “Cost Benefit Analysis”
We All are loath to learn from “history” and the recurring cyclic “nature” of Nature Itself ! and accept All the risk factors involved > decision making > development of New “fanciful” ideas and the potential consequences there-of
All Often ignored for expediency !
CT > re Energy Crisis ! ? > a “money grubbers” “bonanza”
Wake-UP Australia !
“blowing up” Coal Power Stations prematurely without viable sustainable replacements and USE the same infra-structure ( & “Grids”) >“extend: their life; put in particulate filters for the “dirty” C even CO2 “scubbers” - & “existing” ALL Current Technology ! UNTIL a suitable viable Alternative IS available ! Otherwise IT is nigh-on crminal !
\ The Very SAME Coal/Gas Power SITES ( Loy Yang/Yallourn Earing , Liddell/NSW etc can simply be used for THE“small modular nuclear 1-2MW Reactorsbecoming available WW NOW! and using the same GRIDs and the needed existing “skilled“ employment Centres > re-trained of course after U get rid of redundanet academic & gender political Universitities ! ? U Need to start NOW ! IF THE PROBLEM IS IN FACT REAL ! NOT JUST HYPOTHETICAL ! BUT DON”T NECESSARILY WAIT FOR A BETTER GOVT TO DO IT ! They’re All “Dreaming” OR asleep at the wheel !
U don’t need to be a “rocket scientist ! to understand ANY of THIS !
my apologies for so much repetition ! > maybe hopefully the message will eventuallysink-in !
Graham Hancock Note the GOOGLE TITLE ( their BS sells ! ) Graham Hancock - Ancient Apocalypse: “The Most Dangerous Show On Netflix | PART 1/2)” talk about hypocrisyscare--mongering bias > at least they haven't “canceled” GH YET !
Web Links ad infinitum “muddied” deliberately by the input of “vested” interests, economic politics > generally
> comprehensive ( but NOT definitive AT A L!) tending to offset the deniers argument > convincing enough for me at least as a scientist a chemist !
Kirk Sorensen WORTH Emphasizing > excellent Tech Summary/Overview of LFTR Liquid FluorideThorium Reactor > Lecture 1:37hr a ka 2012 still lacks real support in USA altho’ elsewhere OK! > “egg-on-face” ! of THE"experts”
again . . . > & THE “Establishment” & The oversight of millenia ! & like a “mindless” paradigm ! . . . & all too commoon it seems !
BOOKS but just a few ofthe Other” 3% sceptics
Alex Epstein 2020 “Fossil Future 465p 2014 “The Moral Case for Fossil Fuels”
Paul Driessen ( / Roy Spencer ) “Miracle Molecule CO2 The Gas of Life” 37p PDF
Fred Singer Hot Talk, Cold Science (2021) Global Warmings Unfinished Debate (Revised and Expanded Third Edition) “256p A “Classic”Review reproduced PDF plus feedback on-line >also interesting!
ALL“Qs” so far ! & now > for the“A” s ! . . .
OK ! > if you’ve had the patience to read this far !
> “Pull the plug” on many “crash” bulk schemes “heading nowhere FAST! via renewables :IF Ever” schemes to “terra form” the earth . .. leave THAT to Musk ! and for MARS ! . . . wishful thinking too! by next Century ! ? > Fund R&D by all means Net NIL CO2 by 2035 > 2050 maybe end-game 2100 but only on demonstratable cause for concern
DISCLAIMER > NO WW War with China > NO meteorite impacts, volcanoes, tectonic plate shifts of N-S Pole Shifts Or other “natural events” OR just Outside of YOUR Ordinary Insurance policy ! > NO Responsibility from DAN . . .Or ANY Govt . . . for Anything ! . . . of course !
5degC probably sustainable certainly 600ppM to 1000ppM NO Problems AND beneficial lant growth ( a CO2 Sink >: buffer” but still part of the virtually Nil Carbon Cycle Their planned > “NEW” imposed INFLATION economics (Keynesian > failed > Supply&Demand, Monetarism , Marxism) will help to compensate the R&D still required AND Implementation ! but at a conceded MIN 5-10% pa . . . not the 25 to50% currently ! . . . “that” . . . > WILL CAUSE MASSIVE ECONOMIC DEPRESSION ( COMPLETELY and completely unjustified at PRESENT(2023) . . . OK for DAN and his “Golden Handshake” PLUS his “Labor” based “Benefits”!
Take the Climate away from politics completely. . . JC won’t help either!
Via an independent scientific Tech “brains trust” NOT the corrupt United Nations necessarily ! > Eliminate vested interest imposing sheer Economics and “greed” into the situation >Combine Climate Change and Energy/Crisis/ under the one “umbrella” . . . its Cause & Effect re High Tech
re- establish the “credibility
> re THAT 97% consensus > it IS “pure BS !
The Q&A Depends completely on the Question . . . the A THEN follows !
“Do you agree that Global Warming is an ISSUE ? > 100% Consensus
Is man-made CO2 the cause of Global Warming ? surveys suggest < 50% with 30% ignorant Not qualified technically or simply too confused by ALL the “hype” or just too dumb 10-20%; 5% with vested interests or “bribed” to vote on “anything” ? > like “The Voice”-Yes Vote ! . . . an entirely diversionary political tactic>strategy real priority ~ Nil but Aussie politics is that ! and > point scoring in Parliament re 50% gender politics related > all partly thru’ the hand-out mentality being “embedded” into Society by Social > Labor >( Communist>Fascist ) interests even ! or by ”jobs for the boys” or girls with Or without p.n.s’s ? may be jobs for “the ITS” !
ABIG Task in itself > but to at least try be”realistic” and ameliorate the huge projected cost (100s of trillion of $$$ over 50-100years ) to be covered by ALL Us “peasants” ie tax payers ALL to pacify “The Doomsayers” . . . to simply . . . “play out Nostradamus” . . . perhaps ?
Do SOME of Your Own Research ? . . . Then.> . . YOU BE THE JUDGE ! “Fossil Future > Nuclear ! ? with a bit of “Renewables” at best > a Supplement ONLY !
2022 NOW Nitrogen ( N2 ~79% of the Earths atmosphere ) being attributed by “The crazies” on to another GLOBAL CALAMITY> SELF-IMPOSED
- also thru’ imposed Starvation ( slave labor) in “developing” Countries in particular ( CHINA !)
Most of ALL this is the distortion lack of scientific understanding of “Natural” “NATURE Cycles including little understood / acknowledged Carbon Cycle” and easily ameliorated with a “ bit of common sense “
I have no qualm re the far more “desperate” need to remove “particulates” associated with CO2 emissions ! re the UK / London “smog” eliminated in the ‘50s by reducing coal burning . . .& within a decade !
NOTHING TO DO WITH CO2WHICH Itself isNOT a pollutant ! > we breath it out at ~70,000 ppm The “pollies” and those “Greenies” experts do NOT even know the Difference between Carbon(C) and CO2 !
BUT WHAT IS THE REAL QUESTION ? ( NOT a “Loaded” !. . . begged ? )
Is it worth trillions of $$$ on what could be largely unprovable speculation > Catastrophe
“Anthropogenic” CO2 is the Cause of Global Warming ? ( Main or ONLY ? ) ( it’s ONLY ~ 3% of the Total Natural emissions ! ) Or even significant and the consequences can’t be minimized through Advances in Or using existing Technology on a reasonable CostBenefit Analysis VS a hypothetical “catastrophe” we must PRE-Empt at ANY COST Post Haste ! GUARANTEED To Cost 100s of Trillions of $$$s WW over next 50 to 100years VS the hardships and deaths to perhaps billions of the World poAnthopogenic CO2 is the Cause of Global Warming Or even significant and the consequences can’t be minimized through Advances in Or using existing Technology on a reasonable CostBenefit Analysis VS a hypothetical “catastrophe” we must PRE-Empt at ANY COST > Post Haste ! GUARANTEED To Cost 100s of Trillions of $$$s WW over next 50 to 100years VS the hardships and deaths to perhaps billions of the World population for misused resources !
VS ameliorate the damage though the wide-spread use of NUCLEAR ENERGY NOW proven to be relatively AND comparatively SAFE even regarding radiation “scares”
> minimizing the CO2 emissions at the same time increasing standard of living WW > proven to help reduce population growth
minimize the use of misused resources !
VS ameliorate the potential damage by ASAP wide-spread use of NUCLEAR ENERGY minimizing the CO2 emissions
at the same time increasing standard of living WW thus proven to reduce population growth !
OR revert to “Malthusian” philosophy World Wars; artificial spread of disease ( like Chinese - USA sponsored COVID > indirectly “culling” the World population > encouraging the likes of STDs, Ebola subliminally through THE hysteria associated with “gender politics” ! Open to “despots” like Putin “as a “Dictators” simple “last resort” > as easily disguised by China
This sort of thing has been going on since “Empires” became “profitable” NOW It’s far more expedient to NOT Enforce Drug Laws > ALLOW the Worlds biggest Economy > Drug Cartels ! with its obvious “fringe” benefits ! to the relatively unconsciousness-less few I & miscellaneous side-kicks !
Anthropogenic vs Natural CO2
< “3%” of the Total The Ocean is the vastly major sink of CO2 with a huge time delay effect > 1000s of years ? !
AN Understanding of the NaturalCarbon Cycles HELPS explain the complexity of ANY computer modeling and the “naivety” of the IPCC scenario >>> “doomsday” ?
see https://skepticalscience.com/human-co2-smaller-than-natural-emissions.htm ( includes a Video) BUT > This is conveniently “side-stepped” by > “vested Interests” AND 97% of THE Consensus” ( & That IS THE BSof IT! )“ to appease the “greenies” to the destruction of Western economies IT IS Simply NOT proven that CO2 IS actually the cause of increase in Global Temperatures except by false assumptions in computer modeling vs real measurement observation ( via Satellite etc )or even getting the BOM to look out the damn Window re their cost of huge support $$$s
but it also highlights the need for a more balanced perspective and Not necessarily to “cherry-pick” either extremes SO FAR just another Non-show ! > A NON-EVENT ! Australia having taken the very “worst” perspective from being the “Lucky Country” now on the verge of “3rd World until” our “open” QUARRY mentality has been accelerated under the “Tall Poppy Syndrome” & UN “Charter” like other historical scenarios . . . > “exploit & THEN “dump” > rename the ”CHINESE Syndrome” > their old “tribute” scheme?
Current “guesstimated predictions of THE cost for a NIL Net CO2 is probably 100s of Trillions of $$$sWWby 2050 ( by 2100 who knows ? > cares ! ) 1000ppM CO2 WW from current 400ppM is NOT unsustainable > if NOT IT’S actually NET beneficial > to Life as is perhaps an unprovable “postulated” 1-2 degrees expected rise in Global Temps. . .that’s IF it were to “Ever” actually happen
YES Civilization has been “virtually-wiped OUT” BY Climate Change probably many times ( see Graham Hancock > video ) over Millennia but even that is > controversial and still “ being reneged “ by conventional geologists etc The Last Ice (Younger Dryas) more probably was a consequence of an Asteroid Impact” (North American ~13K years ago but they are not necessarily cyclical but more likely random < > they do have and ( probably over Many times>millions of year
and YES could happen ANY TIME like Volcanoes/ Earthquakes. Tsunamis etc FAR More “dead than mere possibilities of Global Warming via CO2
So far AFTER ~ 50 Years of “Global Warming” there has been very little “provable” adverse effects apart from “scare-mongering” hypothetical ! & ongoing catastrophihc “econonomic consequences” ! extrapolated over many generations into the distant future ! > 100years or more !
CURRENT “PROPOSED ENERGY ANSWERS Renewables WIND; Solar Technolological OK But NOT Sustainable for 24/7 Grid Electricity > Supplementary ONLY ) maybe 25% of WW Need - SOLAR > Land the Size of VICTORIA ands ~100Ks of new Powerlines - Battery Back-up >NOT SUSTAINABLE or economic YET ! - > Exhorbitant Inefficient use of LAND vs Agriculture andThe neglected “need” to “Water Australia” now 100years Old !
- WAVE/ Tidal Power Very Limitded> since proven impracticald (re salt corrosion - Geothermal HYDRO > ONLY for a few localised SITES useless for Bulk Generation WW eg Iceland, Norway, New Zealand, Japan maybe ? Canada>USA apart from their ”GREENIE perennial problem” ) ALL > Extensive rewiring of the Electricity GRID Solar and Battery inefficent use of resources “Rare Earths”, Steel,Titaniun, Copper, Aluminium for both replacement constructon and pollutant disposal problems every 20 years currently being subsidised WW by Governments delusion and non-accountability of on-goimng consequences vs thousands if NOT millions of years of Uranium > Thorium! ? - SNOWY 2 ( “a la”” >Turnbul ‘s “hyperbowl” ) Hydro Storage NOW acknowledged generally as being a proven failure ! ( a localised cche, delayed > way behind budget and impossibly “bogged down ( drilling equiment and also limited bythe Extra “ Grid Costs “ unaccounted for !
NOW Back to some SANITY ! > a bit of Chemistry Science &Technology ! we’ve “ALL” still gotta pay our (THEIR) Bills TOO !
It might be Their THOUGHT BUBBLES BUT It’s OUR MONEY !
but stay tuned > . . . to be Continued” . . . IF I retain my patience with ALL YOU MOB !
NO ! . . . > I am NOT really trying to buy into this Technical “conundrum” ! NOW turned “philosophical” and Very “political ! . . . and economically WW ruining at least for ALL Us in the real “smallWorld” !
but as per Bjorn Lomborg approach IT from a decent non-biased perspective within Reason ! but do the “justified R&D > but proportionate to possible causes ! & consequences !
NOR am I really seeking for OUR Business TO BE CANCELLED a common Answer to problematic “discussion in ANY context !