Energy Prognosis Negative

People want to limit my posts on reddit’s r/collapse, can’t imagine why?

Here I will go methodically through all the r/collapse energy posts and repost them here with a brief editorial. This will continue for a few days until I substantiate a definitive .

Stefan Rahmstorf says our emissions must go down 100% in 20 years to stay under 2 C.

James Hansen says 2 C = DISASTER

Kevin Anderson says we have a 5% chance of success for staying below 2 C.

We have a 95% chance of failing to stay below the disaster zone.

Energy Prospectus Negative

Green energy poll

https://www.windpowerengineering.com/business-news-projects/new-poll-finds-voters-across-america-are-ready-for-100-clean-energy/

How well do solar cells really work in the Nordic climate? (phys.org)

https://phys.org/news/2018-03-solar-cells-nordic-climate.html

In 2017, the myth of powering the world with 100% renewables has started to crack

http://energyforhumanity.org/en/climate-energy/2017-myth-powering-world-100-renewables-started-crack/

The EU is emitting way more greenhouse gases than it says, 50% renewables = wood https://qz.com/528491/the-eu-is-emitting-way-more-greenhouse-gases-than-it-says/

UC Davis Peer Reviewed Study: It Will Take 131 Years to Replace Oil with Alternatives (Malyshkina, 2010)

http://energyforhumanity.org/en/climate-energy/2017-myth-powering-world-100-renewables-started-crack/

At this rate, it’s going to take nearly 400 years to transform the energy system

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/610457/at-this-rate-its-going-to-take-nearly-400-years-to-transform-the-energy-system/

University of Chicago Peer Reviewed Study: predicts world economy unlikely to stop relying on fossil fuels (Covert, 2016)

https://www.aeaweb.org/articles?id=10.1257/jep.30.1.117

Solar and Wind produced less than one percent of total world energy in 2016 – IEA WEO 2017

https://www.iea.org/publications/freepublications/publication/KeyWorld2017.pdf

Fossil Fuel Share of Global Energy since 1990 – BP 2017

https://imgur.com/k7VecMq

Renewable energy ‘simply won’t work’: Top Google engineers

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/11/21/renewable_energy_simply_wont_work_google_renewables_engineers/

Top scientists show why powering US using 100 percent renewable energy is a delusional fantasy

http://energyskeptic.com/2017/big-fight-21-top-scientists-show-why-jacobson-and-delucchis-renewable-scheme-is-a-delusional-fantasy/

IEA Sees No Peak Oil Demand ‘Any Time Soon’

https://www.wsj.com/articles/iea-sees-no-peak-oil-demand-any-time-soon-1488816002

The Curse of Energy Efficiency

https://thetyee.ca/Opinion/2018/02/26/Energy-Efficiency-Curse/

 

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