Klein: 'Another point I would make, [about] carbon pricing, is that when we make the argument that this is a rogue sector, that their business plan is at odds with life on earth, we are creating an intellectual and political space where it becomes much easier to tax those profits, to increase royalties, and even to nationalize these companies.'
This is solar power in Vermont: clearcutting, mountaintop removal and tons of waste. It’s the destructive new form of “renewable” energy that leftists are touting. But some environmentalists are complaining the costs of wind energy don’t live up to the benefits.
The Energy Department has proposed new regulations that would mandate that “gas-fired hearth products” like decorative fireplaces and stoves be more energy efficient and produce fewer carbon dioxide emissions.