My View Of A Naturally Useless Oil Sands Outcrop

By DAVID BIEDERMAN Pictured below is an outcrop (exposed section) of oil-soaked sand. Oil sands are naturally occurring mixtures of sand, clay, and a viscous type of petroleum called bitumen. The brown and grey layers are sand, sandstone, and clay; the black layers are the oil sands. What a contrast it was to hold this crumbling and seemingly useless mixture …

The Unscientific and Suicidal Corporate Net-Zero Movement

In this issue: The Unscientific and Suicidal Corporate Net-Zero Movement Talking points on the Paris Climate Accords How to make “human progress positive” purchases Upcoming Accelerator Call The Unscientific and Suicidal Corporate Net-Zero Movement It’s all the rage today for corporations to announce “net-zero” targets as part of their (also all the rage) “ESG” (Environmental Social Governance) commitments. I recently …

How the fossil fuel industry can stand up for itself, “environmental justice”

In this issue: How the fossil fuel industry can stand up for itself New talking points on “environmental justice” Upcoming Accelerator Call How the fossil fuel industry can stand up for itself The next two years will likely contain some of the biggest attacks on economic freedom, especially energy freedom, in our country’s history. My philosophy on defending freedom is …

Exclusive interview with Adam Anderson, New talking points on solar and wind subsidies

In this issue: Exclusive interview with Adam Anderson New talking points on solar and wind subsidies Human Flourishing Project Exclusive interview with Adam Anderson In the last several issues of this newsletter I have praised Adam Anderson, CEO of Innovex. And on this week’s Power Hour, I interviewed him. Here’s the official description: The CEO who took on The North Face …

CEO Adam Anderson’s courageous letter gets national attention, new talking points

In this issue: CEO Adam Anderson’s courageous letter gets national attention Power Hour: The Physics of Freedom with Professor Adrian Bejan New talking points Some quick items CEO Adam Anderson’s courageous letter gets national attention Last week I praised the CEO of Innovex Downhole Solutions, Adam Anderson, for his courageous open letter to the North Face for refusing to sell …

Oil and gas CEO stands up, new talking points

In this issue: Oil and gas CEO stands up to The North Face New talking points The physics of life, energy, and environmental impact with Adrian Bejan Tax-deductible sponsorship opportunity New interview on prominent bitcoin podcast Oil and gas CEO stands up For years I’ve been advocating that fossil fuel industry CEOs stand up for the moral goodness of the …

New talking points on “energy transition,” “green energy jobs,” and carbon taxes

In this issue: New talking points on the “energy transition,” “green energy jobs,” and carbon taxes Former Congressman Keith Rothfus on this week’s Power Hour One of my favorite reader stories New talking points on the “energy transition,” “green energy jobs,” and carbon taxes I’ve posted new talking points on EnergyTalkingPoints.com. These emerged from “Energy Talking Points on Demand,” my new …

Energy Talking Points Live success, Patrick Moore’s new project, College speaking tour

In this issue: Energy Talking Points Live success Patrick Moore’s new project Accelerator Call College speaking tour sponsorship Thanksgiving message Energy Talking Points Live success This Monday I held my first of what I expect to be many Energy Talking Points briefings for elected officials and their staff. The meeting had over 20 attendees from House, Senate, and Governor’s offices. …

What’s next?, Fossil fuels in India, Goodbye to Alex Trebek

In this issue: What’s next? Fossil fuels in India: an insider’s perspective with Vijay Jayaraj Goodbye to Alex Trebek Quick updates What’s next? As America transitions administrations, one thing is clear: the new administration will be extremely hostile to energy freedom. Some of this hostility will be almost impossible to stop–namely, anything that involves executive orders, such as rejoining the disastrous …