Baker Hughes CEO Martin Craighead predicted that US drilling companies could begin to seriously start removing rigs from operation if prices drop to around $75 per barrel.
His comments on nuclear power ignore the repeatedly-demonstrated pattern of peaceful nuclear programs paving the way for WMD proliferation.
A recent global study put the lives saved by nuclear power over the past few decades at about 1.8 million.
Politicians, climate activists and influential Hollywood celebrities are misusing the 98% figure derived from studies to justify an alarmist point of view.
A grim new census of the world’s dwindling wildlife populations should force us to confront a troubling question: are humans capable of acting in ways that help other species at a cost to themselves?
October 1 marked an important anniversary: 18 years during which the earth average temperature has remained unchanged.
Nature to do this is another straw in the breeze, because it has been a bastion of the orthodoxy, and the 2C target is part of the orthodoxy.
Even if strict safeguards were in place, uranium sales to India would create an intractable problem: uranium exports freeing up India's domestic reserves for weapons production.
Next time you get into your car and drive to the supermarket, think about how much energy you consume on an annual basis.
From those promoting civil rights to those condemning the use of nuclear weapons, history has shown that peaceful protest can be a powerful mechanism for inciting political change.
The renewable energy target is now being targeted by the Government precisely because it is working so well to reduce pollution.
California has entered into a partnership with the Canadian province of Quebec to link up their carbon markets. It's a small step, but the two have already created the largest carbon market in North America.