Green Swans: Central banks may have to foot bill for stranded fossil fuel assets

reserve bank of australia green swan climate risk building rba sydney - optimisedCentral banks may be forced to bail out failing fossil fuel investments, as global banking regulator warns of ‘existential’ climate risks.

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Joe Biden’s Brother Frank Linked to Projects Receiving $54,000,000 in Taxpayer Loans from the Obama Administration—Despite No Experience

Frank Biden, the youngest brother of former Vice President Joe Biden, saw his business interests benefit from millions of dollars in taxpayer loans to Caribbean nations during the Obama years. 

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Schweizer: Bernie Sanders Funneled Taxpayers, School Money to His Family

Author Peter Schweizer on Monday’s broadcast of Sean Hannity’s nationally syndicated radio show explained how 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) funneled “taxpayer money” and  “school money” to his family.

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2A Activist Calls Out NBC’s Ben Collins for ‘White Nationalist Rally’ Smear: ‘They Want Another Charlottesville’

An attendee of Monday’s Second Amendment rally in Virginia slammed NBC News’s Ben Collins for originally smearing the event as a “white nationalist rally,” blasting those on the left for attempting to paint Trump supporters as “neo-Nazis and white supremacists” and adding that they “want another Charlottesville.”

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Australia’s coal and gas plants are breaking down every three days

Report highlights increasing danger of relying on Australia’s ageing gas and coal power plants, which have broken down once every 3.2 days on average over past two years.

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Angus Taylor’s secret consultation on emissions cuts stacked towards big emitters

angus taylor scott morrison - optimised investors consultationTaylor’s secret review of emissions policy has heavily skewed its consultation towards Australia’s biggest emitters and the fossil fuel lobby.

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Hillsdale College President Dr. Larry Arnn: If You Appreciate Beauty, You Reject the Woke Left

Hillsdale College President Dr. Larry Arnn appeared on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow on Monday to discuss how his American universities are being destroyed by leftists. According to Dr. Arnn, “If you can read something beautiful from the past, if you can appreciate the fact that Shakespeare and Plato are beautiful, you have cut the legs out under from modern liberalism.”

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China – a few policy makers carry a heavy burden, but coal phase out is possible

Climate change is placing a heavy burden on China’s policy makers, but now they have a potential roadmap to phase out coal and meet the target to cap warming at around 1.5°C.

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Joe Biden’s Brother Frank Bagged $54,000,000 in Taxpayer Loans for His Projects from the Obama Administration—Despite No Experience

Frank Biden, the youngest brother of former Vice President Joe Biden, saw his business interests benefit from millions of dollars in taxpayer loans to Caribbean nations during the Obama years. 

Source: Breitbart News

Vestas commits to zero-waste wind turbines and carbon neutrality

Vestas promises to deliver “zero waste” wind turbines by 2040, with a particular focus on turbine blades which are currently made by non-recyclable composite materials. 

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Total to build 800MW solar plant for Qatar World Cup at “world lowest” price

Total and Marubeni to build 800MW solar plant in time for Qatar’s World Cup at what is claimed to be the lowest price for such a project.

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