Political stunt or destructive socialist daydream?
New report declares world must be off fossil fuels entirely by 2050.
Democrats have spent the past two decades advocating for policies that artificially spike fossil fuel prices.
Skip renewables for zero-carbon electricity and go directly to nuclear
If renewables are as cheap as he thinks, then Steps 2 and 3 are superfluous.
But doesn't mean ruling out disruptive new energy technologies.
Activist happy talk that transitioning to renewables will be cheap is entirely specious.
Millions lost when political influence overrules financial acumen.
Another tiresome example of selective political outrage ensues.
The momentum away from fossil fuels and toward renewables is 'undeniable and irresistible' assert activists.
Lots of teeth-gnashing and garment-rending by progressives soon to follow
So says the president-elect in an interview this afternoon with the New York Times.
"Another year. Another record. The high temperatures we saw in 2015 are set to be beaten in 2016."
The solons will be denouncing "climate change denial" from the floor of the Senate for the next two days.
Some want to legally target those who donate to think tanks that encourage skepticism.
Privately funded, carbon-free, walk-away-safe, burns nuclear waste - what's not to like?
Opposing nuclear power is not climate friendly
According to Nobel economics laureate Joseph Stiglitz
Does energy equity trump climate moralizing?
No Nukes, No Fracking, No GMOs, and Certainly No Capitalism
Reason's science correspondent sends a first dispatch from the U.N. Climate Change Conference