Occasionally I have a comment on another blog rejected. This will be a list of those I want to follow up.
London Economic 11th January 2019
Working people shouldn’t pay price for political failures of Conservative politicians
To save the climate degrowth is needed.
(Kaya identity & etc.)
Subsidise the wages of the low paid.
Take from the rich to give to the poor.
(It’s the right thing to do.)
The rich most responsible for greenhouse gas emissions.
(So fine them and give to the poor.)
Question: does London Economic reject
2. Labour subsidies
3. Robbing the rich
4. Tax rich polluters
Or did I overdo the links to one of my own blogs?
I’m keen to find out – I rather like London Economic.
An idea for capturing CO2 & storing
heat under your new house
Question: “Is it a good idea or barmy?”
A heat store to capture CO2
P1. Store 50+ tonnes of rock that absorbs CO2 under (or near) a new house.
The mineral olivine is taken as the example for this note. It absorbs CO2 slowly at ambient temperature (25°C) but much faster at a temperature of 186°C. Continue reading Capture CO2 under your new house
‘An idea for storing renewable energy’
was first posted on ccq.org.uk, 25th March 2012
Question “Is it a good idea or barmy?”
1. There are times when renewable energy cannot be used. Sources tell me that 20% or more of wind energy is grounded (i.e. thrown away) because sometimes the generated energy cannot be used. Other renewable sources (solar, wave power) are also intermittent. Biomass is an exception. Continue reading An idea for storing renewable energy (2012)