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Grid-Level Electricity Storage – NOAA’s Critique of the WWS Vision

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2017

A new paper prepared by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Earth System Laboratory and published in the Proceedings of the National … Continue reading

National Energy Board (NEB) – Implications of Proposed Changes: A Review

Updated (scroll down) “Summary and Recommendations” May 30, 2017  May 30, 2017 

Updated (scroll down) – “Indigenous Peoples” Part Four – May 27, 2017 12:55 PM

Updated (scroll down) “Impact Continue reading

Can Canada Survive Climate Change Policy?

Contributed by Robert Lyman © May 9, 2017

This is the prepared text of a presentation made at the Friends of Science Society’s 14th Annual CLIMATE DOGMA EXPOSED event in Continue reading

Smart Prosperity Institute’s Cleantech for Climate Change Report is Flawed- Canada Must be Grounded in Reality

Cleantech and decarbonization are the Holy Grail of investment and government subsidy hype, but practically speaking there have been numerous catastrophic failures of cleantech in recent years, both as investments Continue reading

Due Diligence on Renewable Demands by David Suzuki Foundation

© April 26, 2017

The tax-payer subsidized charity David Suzuki Foundation is asking Canadians to participate in a “Power Up Renewable Energy” promotion campaign based on partisan demands that are … Continue reading

Alberta government – Myths? How about “Whoppers”?

 Posted by Michelle Stirling, Communications Manager Feb. 25, 2017

This post responds to Alberta Environment and Parks recently posted three part series entitled “Myths and Realities of Alberta’s Climate Leadership Continue reading

Rebuttal to Dr. Vipond’s Blog on Financial Post Article on Alberta Air Quality and Coal Phase-out

by Norm Kalmanovitch, P. Geoph., Lead Author of our 2015 report “Burning Questions” and spokesperson in our “Burning Questions” video.

On Jan. 30, 2017, the Financial Post published an article Continue reading

New Reports Challenge SHARE on Climate Change Risk and ‘Denial’ for Pension Fund Trustees and Corporate Boards

Friends of Science Society has issued two new reports. The first entitled “Climate Change Risk Clouds Boardroom Competency” challenges a recent report by SHARE – Shareholder Association for Research and … Continue reading

A TALE TOLD BY NUMBERS – WORLD VEHICLE TRENDS

Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2016

Those who believe that humans are causing catastrophic global warming often claim that the world will soon no longer need oil as a transportation … Continue reading

Confusing Development with Delusion and Destruction

A quick review of Canada’s submission to the UNFCC

Contributed by Rob Pearce ©2016

Have you ever seen the buzzword or jargon generating games, where various phrases, nouns, verbs etc … Continue reading

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