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7 Mar2022

How can Europe stop using Russian gas? Nuclear power and fracking

Published by The Dallas Morning News

THE devastating Russian invasion of Ukraine has captured global attention. While the world’s focus is rightly on the human toll and suffering, the crisis has highlighted the need to end reliance on Russian oil and gas. To achieve that ambition, we must be pragmatic and invest in sensible alternatives, not engage in wishful thinking about renewable energy.

7 Mar2022

Tiden er ikke til luftig ønsketænkning

Published by Jyllands-Posten

Vi er nødt til at investere i forskning og udvikling på tværs af et stort udvalg af potentielle energikilder. For eksempel vil konstruktion af flere tredjegenerations atomkraftværker levere sikker og pålidelig energi, men i øjeblikket er det alt for dyrt at bygge dem.

6 Mar2022

Se volete affrancarvi dal gas di Putin, superate la paura di nucleare e fracking

Published by Tempi

La devastante invasione russa dell’Ucraina ha calamitato l’attenzione globale. Ora giustamente il mondo è concentrato sul bilancio umano e la sofferenza causati dal conflitto, ma la crisi ucraina ha evidenziato anche la necessità di mettere fine alla dipendenza da petrolio e gas russi. Per coronare questa ambizione, si deve essere pragmatici e investire in alternative ragionevoli, anziché inseguire pie illusioni sull’energia rinnovabile.

6 Mar2022

Se volete affrancarvi dal gas di Putin, superate la paura di nucleare e fracking

Published by Tempi

La devastante invasione russa dell’Ucraina ha calamitato l’attenzione globale. Ora giustamente il mondo è concentrato sul bilancio umano e la sofferenza causati dal conflitto, ma la crisi ucraina ha evidenziato anche la necessità di mettere fine alla dipendenza da petrolio e gas russi. Per coronare questa ambizione, si deve essere pragmatici e investire in alternative ragionevoli, anziché inseguire pie illusioni sull’energia rinnovabile.

1 Mar2022

Nuestra política climática disparará aún más los precios de la energía

Published by El Español

Los costes de la energía están subiendo de manera descontrolada en todo el mundo. Los precios del gas se disparan en Estados Unidos. Europa se ha sumido en una crisis energética al dispararse la tarifa de la calefacción. En el Reino Unido, hay ancianos que se quedan sin comida o calefacción para hacer frente a las subidas de las tarifas.

23 Feb2022

Green agenda has benefitted Putin: Bjorn Lomborg

Published by FOX Business News

Bjorn Lomborg was asked if Russian President Putin was benefitting from Europe's green agenda. He explained that because the EU doesn't want coal or fracking, and its biggest economy Germany decided to phase out nuclear power, Europe has become very dependent on Russian gas, because wind and solar cannot provide reliable energy around the clock.

22 Feb2022

‘Nuclear has a lot going for it while net zero will simply not happen’, says sceptical environmentalist Bjorn Lomborg

Published by City AM

Bjorn Lomborg is not your typical environmental thinker. A former Greenpeace activist, he is now frustrated with the state of our climate change debate – calling for constructive solutions rather than apocalyptic predictions. So what are Lomborg’s solutions? City A.M.’s Michiel Willems finds out. There is a lot to do about nuclear energy at the moment. What do you think of nuclear power as the future, especially in light of new technology?

20 Feb2022

The green agenda is too expensive: We need a better way to fight climate change

Published by New York Post

Energy costs are climbing out of control. A gallon of gas costs nearly $1 more than a year ago. Americans are experiencing sticker shock this winter on home-heating costs. Though part of this is due to the world restarting after the pandemic, climate policies are increasingly driving prices up. We need a change of direction.

20 Feb2022

Europa betaler dyre lærepenge på energiområdet

Published by Jyllands-Posten

De fleste mener, at klimaforandringerne skal prioriteres, men undersøgelser viser, at kun de færreste er villige til at bruge mere end nogle få hundrede dollars om året på klimapolitik.

20 Feb2022

The green agenda is too expensive: We need a better way to fight climate change

Published by New York Post

Energy costs are climbing out of control. A gallon of gas costs nearly $1 more than a year ago. Americans are experiencing sticker shock this winter on home-heating costs. Though part of this is due to the world restarting after the pandemic, climate policies are increasingly driving prices up. We need a change of direction.

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