Author Archives: Russ Steele

About Russ Steele

Freelance writer and climate change blogger. Russ spent twenty years in the Air Force as a navigator specializing in electronics warfare and digital systems. After his service he was employed for sixteen years as concept developer for TRW, an aerospace and automotive company, and then was CEO of a non-profit Internet provider for 18 months. Russ's articles have appeared in Comstock's Business, Capitol Journal, Trailer Life, Monitoring Times, and Idaho Magazine.

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Germany’s Green Transition has Hit a Brick Wall

Guest Blogger at Watts Up With That Even worse, its growing problems with wind and solar spell trouble all over the globe. Editor: As the Progressive Democrats force California to depend on Green Power their mistaken environmental dreams will hit … Continue reading

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Trump was Right About “raking” Finnish Forests

Heavy machinery “rakes” Finland’s forest floors after tree cutting, greatly reducing fire risks Mikko Paunio President Donald Trump was recently ridiculed for telling California Governor Jerry Brown that the Golden State should do as my country does. Trump critics laughed … Continue reading

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The First Shots in the Climate Wars

Joel Kotkin In launching their now successful protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s gas hike, the French gilets jaunes (yellow jackets) have revived their country’s reputation for rebelling against monarchial rule. It may well foreshadow a bitter, albeit largely avoidable, battle … Continue reading

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Calling Global Warming a Hoax can be Confusing!

By Russ Steele Let’s be clear, climate change is not a hoax, the climate on this plant has demonstrated a wide range of variability over millions of years and continues to vary year to year, as the oceans warm and … Continue reading

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An Assessment of the 4th National Climate Assessment

Andy May, Citizen Scientist has done a detailed analysis of Vol. II of The Assessment at Watts Up With That. The worst possible scenario in NCA4 results in a GDP decrease that is far less than the margin of error … Continue reading

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4 Problems With the New Climate Change Report

Nick Lewis writing at The Daily Signal It wildly exaggerates economic costs. One statistic that media outlets have seized upon is that the worst climate scenario could cost the U.S. 10 percent of its gross domestic product by 2100. The … Continue reading

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