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  • Embarrassing: Biden's Grand Energy Plan Just Got Blown Up...By the French President

    06/28/2022 9:12:13 AM PDT · by rktman · 34 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 6/28/2022 0640 hrs edt | Matt Vespa
    Joe Biden is at the G7 Summit. Soundbites of the world leaders mocking Russia were picked up. With the Supreme Court news about Roe v. Wade being overturned and gun rights expanded, the Left is in meltdown mode. So, this devastating update probably got lost in the ether. Biden’s energy plan is toast. It got blown up. It shows Biden being outmaneuvered by our allies. The way it was done also shows that Europe knows this presidency needs to be pushed along—a lot. It was the clearest sign of the weakness exhibited by Biden. The gross incompetence is pervasive. Within...
  • Neil Oliver, The Great Resetters are Intent on Retaining Post-Pandemic Power and Control Through Fear and Finance

    06/19/2022 2:51:28 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 20 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | June 18, 2022 | Neil Oliver
    Neil Oliver uses language to hack the great red pill vending machine and feed the masses. In his weekly monologue today, Oliver notes the great resetters, the alliance of multinational corporations and government leaders, are intent on using fear and finance to build the post-covid control mechanisms over the people within western society.Create massive costs, destabilize the people, manipulate the crisis and leave the common family left trying to figure out what is happening. Government and bankers using fear and finance respectively; both leveraged against the people, while drumbeating the continued nonsense of climate change and the need to ‘save...
  • Biden marks Juneteenth as day of ‘profound weight and power’

    06/19/2022 2:07:29 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 64 replies
    The hill ^ | 06/19/2022 | Olafiamihan oshin
    President Biden on Sunday marked Juneteenth as “a day of profound weight and power.” “It is a day of profound weight and power that reminds us of our extraordinary capacity to heal, hope, and emerge from our most painful moments into a better version of ourselves. Great nations don’t ignore their most painful moments,” Biden said in a statement. “They confront them to grow stronger. And that is what this great nation must continue to do.”
  • Visualizing The Coming Shift In Global Economic Power (2006-2036)`

    06/18/2022 4:41:46 AM PDT · by blam · 16 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 6-18-2022
    As the post-pandemic recovery chugs along, the global economy is set to see major changes in the coming decades. Most significantly, China is forecast to pass the United States to become the largest economy globally. The world’s economic center has long been drifting from Europe and North America over to Asia. This global shift was kickstarted by lowered trade barriers and greater economic freedom, which attracted foreign direct investment (FDI). Another major driving factor was the improvements in infrastructure and communications, and a general increase in economic complexity in the region. Visual Capitlaist’s visualization uses data from the 13th edition...
  • Raskin: ‘Trump Will Have His Comeuppance’ for Leading an Assault on the Peaceful Transfer of Power

    06/14/2022 5:35:41 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 37 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 06/14/2022 | Pam Key
    Representative Jamie Raskin (D-MD) said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “The ReidOut” that former President Donald Trump will face justice for being the “motor behind” the riot at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. Anchor Joy Reid said, “Can you prosecute anyone below Donald Trump for seditious conspiracy and leave him out, and if he were prosecuted, how would that even work constitutionally, and how would that play out?”
  • Battery shortage is affecting U.S. energy, drive to replace fossil fuels with other sources

    06/10/2022 4:12:39 PM PDT · by george76 · 22 replies
    FOX Business ^ | June 9, 2022
    The shortage threatens the pace of the U.S. transition away from fossil fuels as the Biden administration seeks to decarbonize the grid by 2035.. U.S. renewable energy developers have delayed or scrapped several big battery projects meant to store electrical power on the grid in recent months, scuttling plans to replace fossil fuels with wind and solar energy. At least a dozen storage projects meant to support growing renewable energy supplies have been postponed, canceled or renegotiated as labor and transport bottlenecks, soaring minerals prices, and competition from the electric vehicle industry crimp supply. .... Storing power is considered vital...
  • Switzerland Risks Power Shortages Next Winter

    06/04/2022 7:05:06 AM PDT · by blam · 14 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 6-4-2022 | Tsvetana Paraskova of Oilprice.com
    Switzerland’s power supply remains uncertain for next winter and troubles with enough electricity capacity cannot be ruled out, the Swiss Federal Electricity Commission, Elcom, said in its annual news conference this week. Swiss nuclear power generation could be lower in the winter, but more importantly, some of Switzerland’s neighboring countries, mostly France, could export less electricity.Due to the expected lower availability of French nuclear power generation and of France’s power exports to Switzerland, the Swiss imports of power generated in France is likely to be much lower this winter compared to previous winter seasons, Elcom said. Therefore, Switzerland may need...
  • What’s going on with electric power in the United States?

    06/02/2022 6:29:09 AM PDT · by Tell It Right · 78 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 6/2/2022 | Mac Madden
    While natural gas has risen to supplant coal as the United State’s largest energy source for electricity, total energy has not increased in 10 years. Due to economic conditions and government regulations, coal plants have been shuttered at a rapid rate since 2010. In the period 1993 to 2009, retirements averaged .36 GW per year and totaled 6.2 GW. In 2020 and 2021 retirements averaged 7.9 GW per year and 95.2 GW in total. Over the next five years, planned retirements will total over 24 GW. All this has been supplanted in part by natural gas. Some facilities converted to...
  • Looming Price-Hikes On Food Set To Hit Americans Even Harder This Fall

    06/01/2022 2:39:27 PM PDT · by blam · 144 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 6-1-2022 | Kevin Stocklin via The Epoch Times
    In its effort to contain inflation, the Federal Reserve has launched what many expect to be an ongoing series of interest rate increases, which are already taking a toll on stock and housing markets, with job losses likely to follow. As weary as Americans have become from paying record high gas and grocery prices, however, another round of price hikes is making its way through the food supply chain and is expected to reach consumers this fall. “People don’t realize what’s fixing to hit them,” said Texas farmer Lynn “Bugsy” Allen. “They think it’s tough right now, you give it...
  • Biden's Energy Inflation Is No Accident

    06/01/2022 6:22:56 AM PDT · by Tell It Right · 10 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 6/1/2022 | Jerome Corsi
    The Biden administration is developing into a sad repeat of the Carter administration’s economic policies, as evidenced by a redux of the 1979 stagflation that brought the type of double-digit inflation and stagnant economic growth we are again seeing today. Ethanol was the rage during Carter’s 1973 OPEC oil embargo crisis. With President Carter entirely onboard with the peak oil crowd, his administration championed ethanol as the way America would achieve energy independence.
  • How Did Bill Gates, Neither Doctor Nor Scientist, Become the Prophetic Visionary for Public Health? [VIDEO]

    05/29/2022 4:52:18 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 21 replies
    Red Voice Media ^ | MAY 28, 2022 | RED VOICE MEDIA
  • Left Takes Power in Australia Amid Record Early and Mail-In Voting

    05/21/2022 11:08:27 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 28 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 05/21/2022 | BREITBART LONDON
    CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Australia’s left-wing opposition party toppled the conservative government after almost a decade in power, and Prime Minister-elect Anthony Albanese in his Saturday election victory speech promised sharper reductions in greenhouse gas emissions while he faces an early foreign policy test. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said he quickly conceded defeat despite millions of votes yet to be counted because an Australian leader must attend a Tokyo summit on Tuesday with U.S. President Joe Biden, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
  • More than 50K without power after a foot of snow in Colorado

    05/21/2022 7:27:57 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 37 replies
    Nypost ^ | 05/21/2022 | Andrew Wulfeck, FOX Weather
    temperature drop of nearly 60 degrees in the Centennial State means rare sights from a late-spring storm that promises to cover the ground in parts of the state with snow. More than a foot of snow fell in places like Black Forest and Aspen Park. As of Saturday morning, more than 50,000 were without power. The frozen precipitation began falling across large parts of the state by Friday afternoon. Videos from communities such as Castle Rock, Lone Tree and Aurora showed the first flurries coming down.
  • Over Half The Country At Risk Of ‘Energy Emergencies’ This Summer, Electric Grid Analysis Shows

    05/20/2022 5:05:18 AM PDT · by Tell It Right · 50 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 5/19/2022 | THOMAS CATENACCI
    Millions of Americans across the Midwest, Southwest and West are expected to face blackouts throughout the summer months, an industry analysis concluded. A variety of factors, including drought conditions and low wind conditions, are expected to put Americans in roughly 28 states at risk of experiencing blackouts this summer, according to a report from the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), a U.S. regulatory authority, published Wednesday. The region managed by the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) across 15 Midwest states is at the highest risk of “energy emergencies” during the summer due to capacity shortfalls, the analysis showed.
  • “Build Blackouts Better”: Half Of America Faces Power Blackouts This Summer, Regulator Warns

    05/19/2022 10:40:42 PM PDT · by blam · 29 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 5-20-2022
    Tens of millions of Americans could be thrown into a summer of hell as a megadrought, heatwaves, and reduced power generation could trigger widespread rolling electricity blackouts from the Great Lakes to the West Coast, according to Bloomberg, citing a new report from the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), a regulatory body that manages grid stability. NERC warned power supplies in the Western US could be strained this summer as a historic drought reduces hydroelectric power generation due to falling reservoir levels and what’s expected to be an unseasonably hot summer. Compound the hellacious weather backdrop with grids decommissioning...
  • Texas power grid operator urges residents to conserve energy as plants go offline

    05/14/2022 10:37:39 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 79 replies
    Fox news ^ | 05/14/2022 | Julia Musto
    Texas residents are being asked to conserve power after six power plants tripped offline. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), which manages the majority of the state's power grid, wrote Friday that the incident resulted in the loss of approximately 2,900 megawatts of electricity.
  • Texas Power Grid Warns Of Record Demand Amid Back-To-Back Triple-Digit Heatwaves

    05/13/2022 7:16:19 PM PDT · by blam · 18 replies
    Zubu Brothers ^ | 5-13-3022
    An early summer heatwave pattern continues to boil parts of the Central and Southern Plains. This means parts of Texas will continue to roast with temperatures forecasted to reach triple digits next week. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the state’s power grid operator, is already warning of record energy demand next week as customers crank up the AC. Power consultant Doug Lewin, who actively monitors the Texas grid, told FOX 4 News Dallas-Fort Worth that triple-digit temperatures are very concerning because it’s “still not even summer.” On Tuesday, ERCOT reported power grid demand jumped to 70,703 megawatts, smashing...
  • Imagine the Unimaginable

    05/12/2022 4:52:03 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 20 replies
    American Greatness ^ | 11 May, 2022 | Victor Davis Hanson
    When revolutionaries undermine the system, earn the antipathy of the people, face looming disaster at the polls, it is then they prove most dangerous—as we’ll see over the next few months. Americans are now entering uncharted, revolutionary territory. They may witness things over the next five months that once would have seemed unimaginable. Until the Ukrainian conflict, we had never witnessed a major land war inside Europe directly involving a nuclear power. In desperation, Russia’s impaired and unhinged leader Vladimir Putin now talks trash about the likelihood of nuclear war. A 79-year-old Joe Biden bellows back that his war-losing nuclear...
  • Biden flexes power in primaries to boost moderates

    05/12/2022 6:25:36 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 11 replies
    The hill ^ | 05/12/2022 | Hanna Trudo
    When President Biden jumped into an Ohio congressional race to offer a surprise endorsement, progressives weren’t pleased. In the final stretch of a Cleveland area rematch, Biden threw his weight behind Rep. Shontel Brown (D-Ohio) over Biden critic and former state Sen. Nina Turner. Turner, an ally of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), saw disparaging remarks she made about then-candidate Biden during the 2020 election come back to haunt her, including her comment to The Atlantic that voting for him would be equivalent to eating a “bowl of ****.”
  • Graham: ‘To Those Who Want to Gain Power Through Destroying Institutions — You’re Going to Get Rejected at the Ballot Box’

    05/04/2022 7:15:41 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 13 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 05/03/2022 | Jeff poor
    During an appearance on Tuesday’s broadcast of FNC’s “Hannity,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) reacted to a Politico report revealing a leaked draft Supreme Court majority opinion indicating the 1973 Roe v. Wade would ultimately be overturned. Graham told Fox News host Sean Hannity Democrats seemed to be working against American institutions to gain power and called the leak “the saddest chapter in the history” of the U.S. Supreme Court.