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Carbon Tax Hallucinations

firetoice Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 8:00 AM
A carbon tax contributes nothing to the massive investments required in low/no carbon emissions facilities and equipment required to actually reduce carbon emissions. However, it would add massive costs on top of the investment requirements. Also, please note that, in the ~35 years since the end of the global cooling panic, there is no unique, broadly accepted goal for global annual carbon emissions reductions. "You've got to be careful, if you don't know where you're going, because you might end up someplace else." Yogi Berra, American philosopher

Average planetary temperatures haven’t budged in 16 years. Hurricanes and strong tornadoes are at or near their lowest ebb in decades. Global sea ice is back to normal, while the Antarctic icepack continues to grow. The rate of sea level rise remains what it was in 1900.

And yet, President Obama and many politicians, newscasters and alarmist scientists continue to insist that carbon dioxide emissions are changing Earth’s climate, and we need to take immediate action to prevent storms like Hurricane Sandy and avert catastrophes predicted by IPCC computer models and “scientific consensus.” Not surprisingly, polls show public...