Climate Depot’s Marc Morano disagreed, arguing that climate change “cannot be blamed for California’s electricity woes, despite claims to the contrary.”
“The main culprit in California’s new blackout economy is mismanagement of water, forests and electrical lines,” he said. “If California had been more proactive in scaling back tree and brush growth near electrical lines, mass-scale electrical blackouts would not be necessary.”
Swedish climate kid Greta Thunberg was ferried across the Atlantic on the elite racing yacht Malizia II by Pierre Casiraghi, a member of Monaco’s ruling Grimaldi family, and the youngest grandson of Princess Grace Kelly. The yacht helped protect the Earth from emissions from plane trips by Greta, her father, and a cameraman. Trans-Atlantic flights both ways for the yacht’s crew and Greta’s handlers did add up though. Apparently Greens cannot cross oceans via noblesse oblige alone...
Imoca 60 class yachts are wonders of modern engineering, though carbon fiber yachts (as the name might imply), are not exactly low carbon. They are made primarily from petroleum and natural gas/propane. Carbon fiber yachts are pumped out of the ground by oil companies.