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Ireland: Winter of Discontent on Way as Energy Bills Rise Thanks to Wind Turbines

We are paying more for electricity and gas due 
to the State’s ‘Alice in 
Wonderland’ policies, 
writes Colm McCarthy The Independent — August 10, 2014 The cost of electricity to households and to industry has been a hot topic in the United Kingdom over the past couple of years and could be a key issue […]

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Merkel’s Green Shift Backfires as German Pollution Jumps

Stefan Nicola — Bloomberg —  July 29, 2013 Germany’s air pollution is set to worsen for a second year, the first back-to-back increase since at least the 1980s, after Chancellor Angela Merkel’s decision to shut nuclear plants led utilities to burn more coal. The nation, which is seeking to lead European climate-protection efforts, probably will […]

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Al Gore backlash: Why environmentalists are celebrating rising CO2 levels

Mike Adams — Natural News.com — June 2, 2013 (NaturalNews) Thank goodness carbon dioxide levels are finally rising ever so slightly in our atmosphere, bringing much-needed carbon dioxide to the plants and forests of the world which have been starving for CO2. The lack of CO2 in the atmosphere is one of the most devastating limiting […]

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Germany — Rising Energy Costs Drive up Forest Thievery

Renuka Rayasam — Speigel Online — January 2013 With energy costs escalating, more Germans are turning to wood burning stoves for heat. That, though, has also led to a rise in tree theft in the country’s forests. Woodsmen have become more watchful. With snow blanketing the ground, it’s the perfect time of year to snuggle […]

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