Good News in New York

Today the news came out that New York will not allow fracking. The evidence that it contaminates the environment is too strong for responsible officials to ignore. I am not sure what was the most decisive, but the presence of benzene in the air around drilling sites was pretty alarming. A second bit of good… Continue reading Good News in New York


Move Away from Fossil Fuels

The following letter from me appeared in the Schenectady Gazette last Saturday: A retired engineer named Russ Wege in the December 8 Schenectady Gazette “Science is not settled on climate changes” goes over some of the known history of climate change, noting that temperature has gone down sometimes when carbon dioxide levels were rising. But… Continue reading Move Away from Fossil Fuels