View from a Purlewaugh farm: climate variability, not change

Bob Freebairn 9 Aug 2021, 5:30 a.m. Purlewaugh long term rainfall trend. Similar to many central northern NSW areas, trending slightly upwards, contrary to many beliefs on climate change effects. Purlewaugh long term rainfall trend. Similar to many central northern NSW areas, trending slightly upwards, contrary to many beliefs on climate change effects. In many … Continue reading View from a Purlewaugh farm: climate variability, not change

Global Warming/Climate Change

Two recent developments should have put paid to the fundamental underlying assumption that human caused emissions of carbon dioxide (and other so called greenhouse gasses) are a major factor in the very moderate actual increase in global temperatures. The first development was the fact that when human emissions dropped significantly during the Global Financial Crisis … Continue reading Global Warming/Climate Change

Sorry If this Challenges Your Firm Beliefs!

Global Warming – The Hypothesis 19th June 2021  {This Note is not concerned with Climate Change and the political events from Circa 1975 and  Kyoto, Copenhagen and Paris.}  a) The Global Warming hypothesis states that atmospheric anthropological carbon dioxide (AACD) influences global warming, and the natural emanation of carbon dioxide has no  effect.   b) The … Continue reading Sorry If this Challenges Your Firm Beliefs!

Do as we say, not as we do!

How many coal fired power plants are there in the world today? Green New Deal??? Just look at this .   The EU has 468 - building 27 more... Total  495      Turkey has 56 - building 93 more... Total  149      South Africa has 79 - building 24 more... Total  103      India has 589 - building 446 more... Total  1035      Philippines has … Continue reading Do as we say, not as we do!

Fossil Fuels

The Truth Dawns For all those worshipping at the Global Warming/Climate Change altar have a look at these news item headings in the last week! 7 June 2021 Build back blackerIndia, Australia, China, Russia pushing ‘massive’ coal expansion OPEC leaders mock IEA’s “la-la land” 2050 Net Zero roadmap   1) Build back blacker: India, Australia, China, Russia pushing ‘massive’ coal … Continue reading Fossil Fuels

The Micro Renewables Battle

The Efficiency of Electric Motors-A Farmer's Perspective The advent of electrically driven motor vehicles is but the latest manifestation of the attraction of electric motors. For example take developments in the Australian bush. The windmill, for years so much a ubiquitous emblem of inland Australia, is a dying image. Today no self respecting farmer would … Continue reading The Micro Renewables Battle