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13 hours ago.
by Ohwiseone
harryanderson
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Thankfully, the anti-science propaganda campaign surrounding man-made climate change seems to have lost some of its effect.

Are you seeing storm clouds on the horizon? Two recent studies suggest that the latest anti-science campaign is following its forerunners--the propaganda campaigns attempting to refute science that tobacco causes cancer, that CFC's caused the hole in the ozone layer, and so on—into oblivion. Global warming denial seems to have climbed to a peak in 2010, and global warming acceptance is now climbing. This bodes well for rational public policy.

 
 

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Kendall78

"So no facts yet huh?"

Nope Tired, you haven't stumbled across any to post on here yet. Try copy/pasting somewhere other than climatedepot.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

"I was talking about the disposal of the batteries."

We can hope that with the improvements in their ability to store power, they will also be made of materials better suited to the environment as well.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

"Climate Depot Exclusive: 321-page 'Consensus Buster' Report set to further chill UN Climate Summit in Cancun"

Factless conspiracy theorists.

Posted 6 days ago.

Tiredofit

So no facts yet huh?

Posted 6 days ago.

Tiredofit

ANYBODY find some PROOF today???????? or like MYTH says,

We have not proof, you win

Posted 6 days ago.

JoeBlow

Sorry, should have been more clear. I was talking about the disposal of the batteries.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

SPECIAL REPORT: Tired copy/pastes reports from factless websites. Nothing new.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

Lol...I never claimed to be an expert in the field like you tried and failed to do with an astrophysicist.

Nice try Tired....but try again ;)

Posted 6 days ago.

Tiredofit

SPECIAL REPORT: More Than 1000 International Scientists Dissent Over Man-Made Global Warming Claims – Challenge UN IPCC & Gore

Climate Depot Exclusive: 321-page 'Consensus Buster' Report set to further chill UN Climate Summit in Cancun

Posted 6 days ago.

Tiredofit

"I would assume that battery technology would improve..."

Don't you know? No evidence again and just blind guessing.

Kendall, your sources have failed. Try again later.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

I would assume that battery technology would improve. Just in the last decade, batteries have improved greatly.

Look at automobile engines of 70 years ago and compare them with today. They are more efficient and powerful for their size.

Of course private business isn't in the market to fix problems either. The Great Depression and issues with workers all revolved around businesses getting to do more with what they want and little oversight.

Posted 6 days ago.

JoeBlow

One thing I see is if all cars were to go electric what will happen in the future with all the batteries? It seems like when the government tries to solve one thing it creates other problems. Look at what happened with the tree huggers wanting plastic bags. Now Calif is trying to ban them or make you pay for them.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

It's important to note Joe that "private" enterprises do not exist in some kind of vacuum. The govt (whether local or feds) give help, tax breaks and such to businesses.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

Totally agree with you Harry. There is no reason why specific regions couldn't use their strengths to develop new ways of getting energy.

There shouldn't be a future home in the SW that doesn't have solar panels on the.

Joe, you say they "create a bigger problem" but how exactly? Sometimes the govt has to nudge the population to do what's good for them. Yeah, sometimes the govt oversteps but if you look at our long history...there have been many times it was in out favor.

Posted 6 days ago.

harryanderson

That's the point, Joe Blow. Private enterprise is doing it.

Posted 6 days ago.

JoeBlow

It seems when ever the government is involved in trying to solve problems, they waste the tax payors money and create a bigger problem. If there were a profitable way of doing things, private enterprise would do it.

Posted 6 days ago.

harryanderson

Now here's the kind of small-government solution I like. Several large companies, including Dupont, Coca-Cola, and Kroger have agreed to control how much hydroflourocarbons (HFC) they release into the atmosphere.

HFC's can be 10,000 times as potent a greenhouse gas as CO2.

That's the way it should be done. Individuals and companies stepping up to help solve the problem, instead of denying the problem, which leaves the field open for proponents of big government to impose solutions on us.

And that's not all. Now, in Southern California, developers are building housing tracts with pre-installed solar.

Hooray for these individuals and companies who are leading the way and helping keep government from ordering us around.

Boo to those who deny and ignore the problem, leaving the solutions to big government.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

"There appears to have been.."

Doesn't he know? No evidence again and just blind guessing.

Tired, your sources have failed. Try again later.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

"Global warming is the central tenet..."

No evidence just sensationalism.

Posted 6 days ago.

Kendall78

“has actively suppressed research results presented by researchers that do not comply with the dogma of the IPCC.”

No evidence just conspiracy theroies.

Posted 6 days ago.
 
 
 
 

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