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Spot the problem: Man-made emissions flat, but global CO2 hits record high


Spot the problem: Man-made emissions flat, but global CO2 hits record high


Yet again, as the onion is peeled we find that at every stage the human influence is so small it is undetectable. Go with the data — humans are not even driving global CO2 levels. What does? — maybe ocean currents, phytoplankton, Australian deserts something else… The Guardian trumpeted the rise of renewables as the reason man-made emissions of CO2 have stopped rising. Oh Bravo. Graph — IEA Note the success and grand achievement of trillions spent on expensive electricity and carbon trading programs — record global CO2. Here’s the newest Mauna Loa figures showing an unprecedented high of 408 evil ppm, a tipping point, a sign of numerical doom. Run, run ye heathens! … Why are CO2 levels so high — A record El Nino in 2016 perhaps? We need global anti-ENSO programs. Give us more money. Save the tradewinds! Chinese Emissions? Take the emissions figures with a pound of salt. Carbon accounting is hopelessly inaccurate, China can’t be trusted, and everything else is a guess. How can we run a global market on figures so prone to corruption. Is China artificially elevating figures now so they can make cheap “reductions” in future, or are they underestimating […]Rating: 7.0/10 (3 votes cast)

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