Archive for the ‘Global Warming’ Category

Are Energy Efficient Boilers Any Good?

August 11, 2014

I ask because I recently received my energy usage statement from EdF and as a result I’m starting to have my doubts.

Selecting Data

July 10, 2010

Simon Hoggart, Guardian columnist and self-styled ‘climate change agnostic’ seems to think that proving something in science is all a matter of cherry-picking data. (more…)

Greenpeace on Fusion

September 17, 2009

[BPSDB]In a debate about Greenpeace’s alleged predeliction for, shall we say, embellishing facts over on Bad Science, attention was drawn to this. Greenpeace oppose fusion research and think that the money being spent on the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) would be better spent on renewable energy. That is their right but they do not help their case here. (more…)

Crap Science from the Department of Education

March 24, 2008

Sometimes the Government comes up with really stupid ways to implement their policies. Most of us are aware that reducing our carbon-footprint is a good idea but one idea in my area is going to be counterproductive on two counts.