Posts Tagged "“Al Gore” “IPCC report” “Inconvenient Truth” “Climate change” “Global warming”"

Austin pushes plug-ins

Austin is pushing its reputation for both environmentalism and eccentricity* in intriguing directions with a proposal from the mayor's office for using a fleet of plug-in hybrid vehicles as a daytime power source for the city (subscription required). Plug-ins are a cousin of the hybrid that have much larger batteries and run primarily on an electrical charge from the grid.… read more →

Breaking from the NYT: Al Gore not actually a scientist

Can this dangerous zealot be stopped?In an article carefully designed to cause David Roberts' head to explode, the New York Times today accuses Al Gore of alarmism. The article is bad. In fact, it's very bad. A brief catalog of some of its badness: Implying some form of equivalence between Al Gore and, say, the Competitive Enterprise Institute by lumping… read more →