25 Sep '14, 2pm

Short Film Narrated by Morgan Freeman Opens UN Climate Summit

Another silly, poorly-informed artist fails to resist the lure of being presented as having some wisdom to share with other folks about climate. “One day,” Freeman begins, “We will wake up to find that the energy that powers the alarm clock came through the breeze from the trees the night before.” And that is about all it will have been able to power on many days. We do not need windfarms – they are ugly, expensive, environmentally harmful, unreliable, and disruptive to the grid. We have plenty of reliable, more affordable ways for producing the massive amounts of energy that we need and which have proven themselves for generations of helping people out of wretched poverty, curtailed lives, and back-breaking toil. As for climate, it continues to behave just as it might if our CO2 was having a next-to-negligible effect, and there are good grounds for supposing that is exact...

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