Green Archives - Liberal Resistance

Posts Tagged ‘Green’

The Green Energy “Gas” Station

It is hard to break the habit of saying “gas station”.  However, in the near future what we now know of as a gas station won’t be selling “gasoline” but will sell hydrogen fuel and help maintain grid electricity.  Hydrogen fuel is a gas so we could still call it a “gas” station if we…

Read More

The Green Zeph!

From Futurism.com: These Scientists Want to Bring Back Zeppelins in a Big Way, “Their proposed cargo airship is ten times bigger than the Hindenburg.” It seems you just can’t keep a good idea…or an airship…down. Airships, a.k.a., Zeppelins, were a technology that seemed to literally crash and burn over eighty years ago. Yet, they may…

Read More

Bernie’s Green Revolution

From Gizmodo.com: “Any renewable energy the government generates would be publicly owned, and a Sanders administration would prioritize selling it to publicly owned utilities and cooperatives at current rates to keep costs down. The campaign estimates that alone would raise $6.4 trillion of the $16.3 trillion needed to fund the transition.” My own thought is…

Read More

The Death of the Petrodollar

Scotland is now creating twice as much electricity from wind power than it needs to power Scotland.  They have enough energy to start exporting to other parts of the UK.  This is just one example of how the green energy revolution is happening.  Meanwhile, the United States is still clinging to an almost 50 year…

Read More

Coal is soooo over…

From The Guardian: ‘Coal is over’: the miners rooting for the Green New Deal. “Appalachia’s main industry is dying and some workers are looking to a new economic promise after Trump’s proves empty” Eventually, lies and threats get you what you deserve. Even the most innocent sheep learns to see the wolf in wool, and…

Read More

When Being Green Is Blood Red

From Scientific American: Environmental Activists Have Higher Death Rates Than Some Soldiers “Killings of those protecting nature are highest in countries with corruption and weak rule of law” Being green can get you killed in many parts of the world.

Read More

The Green Skyscraper

As we move closer to a Green New Deal that will hopefully help us revolutionize the economy.  I came up with the concept of the Green Skyscraper to try and help solve some of our societal ills.  Currently, we allow billionaires to build skyscrapers and that does absolutely nothing to help cure any of society’s…

Read More

Oil Subsidies Could Fuel Green Revolution

Fascinating article from The Guardian: Just 10% of fossil fuel subsidy cash ‘could pay for green transition’  People forget that the oil industry is hugely supported by governments. But, Damian Carrington notes that recent a recent study by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) shows that even a tiny portion of those subsidies could…

Read More

Trump The Green President?

Greg Sargent has an interesting article over on the Washington Post. In Trump’s base is not enough, and his own advisers know it, he argues that tRump’s enablers know that he can’t win in 2020 unless he gets at least some suburban, middle class, non-Deplorable votes. But, since so far he hasn’t done a thing…

Read More

Video: Diet For A Healthy Planet

CNN is running an interesting video on a new diet that some scientists are suggesting that could both improve people’s health, and safe-guard the planet. The new diet features a lot of grains and vegetables, while cutting back on red meat and starches. Actually sounds pretty taste, unlike many a diet we’ve tried. (We’re still…

Read More