“Famine is always just a season or two away. It bides its time, waiting for a failure in the complex carbon-fuelled agricultural, transport and storage network that supports every city.” – Viv Forbes
Australia’s renewable energy policies threaten multi-million-dollar losses for industry
Highlights need for back up generation when wind isn’t blowing
Hard for the ice to melt when temperatures are below the freezing point.
In Moscow, on the calendar is June, but there is no summer heat.
Snow has covered all the pastures, so they can not feed their animals.
Northern Sweden had a rude awakening this week as temperatures plummeted and snow fell in a dramatic change of weather.
Unusual “killer” frost causes widespread damage to crops in the Maritimes – more than 90% losses in some areas.
In Antarctica, “about 300 Manhattans of new ice gets added annually.”
Second such decline in three years