HMRC Blamed For EU Vat Hike On Solar Panels

According to the Grauniad those rotters at HMRC have done something totally ungreen: HMRC pushes steep VAT increase for new solar-battery systems Treasury proposes rise from 5% to 20%, while the tax on coal will stay at lower rate Don’t they know...

World Population Day – It’s Not Contraceptives That Matter

One of the little amusements of current day fashionable opinions is the manner in which they collide. For example, we are told that mere technology just won't save us on the grand environmental questions. We must change our ways,...

Do These People Even Read Their Own Articles?

As we know Naomi Campbell didn't even read the novel published under her name let alone write it. Something to think about as we regard these academics and their ruminations upon electricity generation: Fast-forward to 2019: onshore wind is the...

As Science Shows, It’s Fishing Gear, Not Plastic Bags, Causing Problems In The Oceans

That we should all stop using plastic bags has become a commonplace assertion of our times. That we should do so in order to stop the sharks and rays and whales from drowning is given as the reason. The...

How Idiotic Can People Be About Lithium, Minerals And Recycling?

That lithium is getting more exciting as a mineral to go dig up is true. All those batteries for electric cars. Unfortunately, the world's supply of idiocy also seems to be rising. Just how ignorant do you have to be...

Environment Agency Blamed For Catastrophic Flooding At Wainfleet, Lincolnshire, Not Badgers

This isn't quite being said out loud at present, it's only being hinted at. But it looks like we could have the Environment Agency itself to blame for that catastrophic flooding at Wainfleet in Lincolnshire. As with their insistence...

Welcome To The New Food Fascism

That some people think we should use - or no - plastic in the supermarkets, well, fair enough. Freedom and liberty do mean differences of opinion are allowed. Except, of course, that there are fascists in every line of work....

Yes, You’re Right, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall Is An Idiot

We could be a little kinder here and declare instead that Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is just a confirmation of Feynman's Contention. That off their specialist subjects experts are just as dumb as the rest of us. But why the hell...

Of Course Germany Should Keep The Nuclear Plants – What, You Want To Burn...

One of the great idiocies of the environmentalism of our time is the opposition to nuclear power. No, not because nuclear is lovely, or advanced, or that technological white heat. Rather, because we are also told that the biggest...

US Energy Department Makes Entirely Sensible Radioactive Waste Decision – Surprise!

Sensible decisions about radioactive waste are rare enough that we should celebrate when they happen. As has just happened here with the US Department of Energy - the people responsible for cleaning up the mess of the US atomic...

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Exclusive: Theresa May ‘Wins’ Confidence Vote

Theresa May has tonight won a no confidence vote initiated by Conservative party MP's in relation to her Chequers deal proposal. The rebels were...