Ditch ESG, embrace LVC

In this issue: Replacing ESG with LVC Lots of new interviews Energy Champions Replacing ESG with LVC Several weeks ago I posted a popular thread condemning ESG. Since I am a big believer in offering a positive alternative, this week I posted my most comprehensive explanation yet of my proposed alternative to ESG: LVC–Long-term Value Creation. Introducing LVC — Long-term Value Creation The primary …

How “The Experts” can be totally wrong about energy

In this issue: The Energy Champions Network How “The Experts” Can Be Totally Wrong About Energy Quick updates The Energy Champions Network For the last 6 months I have, as part of my Energy Talking Points project, been sharing energy messaging and strategy with pro-energy, pro-freedom elected officials and staff in the US Senate, US House, and Governor’s offices. This …

The immoral ESG divestment movement

In this issue: The immoral ESG divestment movement The heroism of Chris Wright Quick updates The immoral ESG divestment movement Over the years I’ve shared thoughts and strategies about how energy companies can most effectively respond to “ESG” demands that are increasingly made by the investment community. However, I have not made a thorough public comment about this issue until …

Influencing the Bitcoin energy debate

In this issue: Influencing the Bitcoin energy debate Climate Scientocracy Quick updates Influencing the Bitcoin energy debate Last night I was interviewed on the popular Bitcoin podcast by Stephan Livera. On the podcast, which should be out by Saturday, we discussed how to reframe the current energy debate surrounding Bitcoin. This debate involves various people attacking Bitcoin for using too much fossil fuel …

Kaizen

In this issue: 5-minute shareable video of my Congressional testimony A new introductory video Power Hour: The many myths of “energy transition” Kaizen 5-minute shareable video of my Congressional testimony I’ve been getting great feedback from all over about my Congressional testimony last week. One of my favorite comments was from actor Mark Pellegrino. I’ve created a 5-minute video, featuring …

My Congressional testimony today

Today I testified in front of the House Natural Resources Committee at a hearing, “Misuse of Taxpayer Dollars and Corporate Welfare in the Oil and Gas Industry,” that was designed to be an attack on the oil and gas industry. However, I was able to reframe the conversation with my testimony and dominate the Q&A, transforming the hearing largely into …

The real lesson of the Colonial Pipeline hacking

In this issue: The real lesson of the Colonial Pipeline hacking Challenging Elon Musk on Bitcoin mining Upcoming Accelerator Call Quick updates The real lesson of the Colonial Pipeline hacking The Biden administration is using the recent hacking of the Colonial Pipeline to portray oil as an insecure fuel that needs to be replaced by electricity. In reality, Biden’s scheme …

“Energy Transition” = Energy Regression

In this issue: Energy Transition = Energy Regression How Climate Science Gets Distorted Upcoming Accelerator Call Quick updates Energy Transition = Energy Regression Tomorrow I’ll be recording a speech for an event about “the energy transition.” When most people hear the term “energy transition,” associated with the increased use of solar and wind, they think it means “economic evolution”–like freely …

Biden’s immoral and illegal 50% emissions reduction pledge

In this issue: Biden’s immoral and illegal 50% emissions reduction pledge Rubin Report panel New Prager University interview Power Hour: Brent Bennett on the physics of energy progress and the politics of Texas electricity Quick updates Two quick developments as I go to press with this week’s newsletter… 1. The video of my Earth Day event with Greenpeace cofounder Patrick Moore is …

Obama Administration physicist explains why climate catastrophism is unscientific

In this issue: Obama Administration physicist explains why climate catastrophism is unscientific Adam Anderson illustrates that being a courageous CEO is moral and practical Earth Day talking points Quick notes Obama Administration physicist explains why climate catastrophism is unscientific I was very excited this week to interview Steve Koonin, the physicist whose new excellent new book “Unsettled” has, I believe, the potential …