Tue, Apr 23, 2024

Why carbon capture is just as important as renewable energy

Would you buy a laptop with only 340 kilobytes of memory for $27,000? One that overheats and always needs to be plugged in?

What about a cellphone that weighs over a kilo and is as long as an iPad? One that offers 30 minutes talk time after being charged for 10 hours?

Lomborg: World leaders sign costliest treaty in history but still fail to tackle climate change

Editor’s Note: The Boilermakers union agrees with much of Mr. Lomborg’s position on the inadequacy and unsustainable expense of the current clean energy agreement developed at the Paris summit in 2015 as presented below. However, we remain convinced that clean coal technologies — especially carbon capture, use and storage — represent the most rational and feasible path to addressing global carbon emissions.

Obama’s Clean Power Plan is bad deal for Pa.

Recently, the U.S. Supreme Court took the unprecedented step of issuing a stay against President Obama’s massive Clean Power Plan. The court determined that states should not be compelled to pay the exorbitant costs imposed by the plan until a federal court determines its legality.