About Paul Driessen

Paul Driessen is senior policy advisor for CFACT and author of Cracking Big Green and Eco-Imperialism: Green Power - Black Death.

COP 24: “We are still in” climate campaign flunks basic reality

Whether it’s global temperatures, changing weather patterns, Arctic, Antarctic or Greenland ice, hurricanes and tornados, wildfires, floods or droughts – or the need for and viability of renewable energy – deception, misrepresentation, disinformation and even fabrication are their stock in trade.

By |2018-12-16T05:27:33-04:00December 16th, 2018|Climate|Comments Off on COP 24: “We are still in” climate campaign flunks basic reality

Starbucks thinks virtue signaling can “save the planet”

Will your Starbucks actually get electricity from wind turbines? Will transmission lines run directly from the turbines to each Starbucks store? If not, how will they separate wind-generated electrons from the renewable-fossil-hydro-nuclear mixture on the regional grid?

By |2018-12-02T22:36:08-04:00December 3rd, 2018|Energy|Comments Off on Starbucks thinks virtue signaling can “save the planet”

Give thanks that we no longer live on the precipice

Suddenly, a great miracle happened! Beginning around 1800, health, prosperity and life expectancy began to climb … slowly but inexorably at first, then more rapidly and dramatically. Today, the average American lives longer, healthier and better than even royalty did a mere century ago. How did this happen? What was suddenly present that had been absent before, to cause this incredible transformation?

By |2018-11-26T12:08:02-04:00November 26th, 2018|Economy|Comments Off on Give thanks that we no longer live on the precipice