Forget the Great Green Fleet

…Forget the Great Green Fleet… One of the more dangerous programs of the last administration was the Great Green Fleet. This was promoted by then Navy Secretary Mabus. He adhered to Executive Order 13514, October 8, 2009, issued by president Continue reading Forget the Great Green Fleet

Flying Guinea Pigs

An article in United Airlines on-board magazine said, “[United] will be the first U.S. airline to use renewable biofuel on regularly scheduled passenger flights.” Not many people may be aware that United Airlines is using biofuels, with the objective of Continue reading Flying Guinea Pigs

False Promise of Biofuels

Millions, probably billions of dollars have been wasted by investing in biofuel companies in an effort to replace oil. Fortune magazine recently highlighted the failure of a biofuel company, but there have been many more. The company Fortune reported on Continue reading False Promise of Biofuels

Green Fleet Nonsense

The Carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) departed Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton, Washington for a seven-month Western Pacific deployment on Friday, which will involve the Stennis Carrier Strike Group (CSG) as the center of the Great Green Fleet. This will be Continue reading Green Fleet Nonsense

Want to Fly? Bring Garbage

The number of airline passengers is projected to more than double by 2035. Simultaneously, airlines could be prohibited from using jet fuel made from oil if the UNFCCC and EPA have their way. Jet fuel made from oil emits CO2, Continue reading Want to Fly? Bring Garbage

Fossil Fuels Critical for National Defense

Make no mistake, war and combat operations are wasteful. The objective is to win with the fewest possible casualties, not save money or material. During peacetime it’s important to save money while maintaining a powerful military, but the objective isn’t Continue reading Fossil Fuels Critical for National Defense