Pumped hydroelectric energy storage facilities in the driest deserts

Written by Albert Parker

Top Universities in Australia of Science, Technology etcThe Australian National University is proposing pumped hydroelectric energy storage facilities in remote, deserted, arid areas such as the center of Australia or the Sahara desert.

This is pure nonsense, as there is no water to be moved back and forth from an upper and lower reservoir. Also,  there is no grid  for supply of intermittent wind or solar energy to the pumps and delivery from turbines of reliable electricity on demand to end users.

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ABC’s biased reporting is a threat to Australia’s democracy

Written by Dr Judy Ryan

Dear PSI-Australia Readers, Below the read more line is the text of an email that I sent to Australia’s taxpayer funded ABC personnel.  The email contains the news that Climate Alarmist Michael Mann has lost his libel case against Dr Tim Ball, which of course, Auntie ABC has not even deigned to report.

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The Hoax of Ocean Acidification

Written by Clifford Ollier, University of Western  Australia

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ABSTRACT: A widespread alarm is sweeping the world at present about the ill effects of mad-made increases in carbon dioxide (CO2) production. One aspect is that it may cause the ocean to become acid, and dissolve the carbonate skeletons of many living things including shellfish and corals.

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Breaking News: Dr Tim Ball Defeats Michael Mann’s Climate Lawsuit!

Written by John O'Sullivan

Supreme Court of British Columbia dismisses Dr Michael Mann’s defamation lawsuit versus Canadian skeptic climatologist, Dr Tim Ball. Full legal costs are awarded to Dr Ball, the defendant in the case.

The Canadian court issued it’s final ruling in favor of the Dismissal motion that was filed in May 2019 by Dr Tim Ball’s libel lawyers.

The plaintiff Mann’s “hockey stick” graph, first published in 1998, was featured prominently in the U.N. 2001 climate report. The graph showed an “unprecedented” spike in global average temperature in the 20th Century after about 500 years of stability.

Skeptics have long claimed Mann’s graph was fraudulent.

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@JCU tries patience of judge in Peter Ridd Case

Written by Peter Ridd

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Regular readers will know Peter Ridd won his case versus James Cook University. Here is Peter’s update:

The “penalties” hearing went well, and Barrister Ben Kidston did a brilliant job in the pilot’s seat.

I should let you all know that we are no longer seeking reinstatement because JCU’s response since the decision indicates that if I went back, I would have a very troubled existence that would also threaten all my colleagues in the Physics Department.

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The Australian: Electric cars emit ‘more carbon’

Written by Geoff Chambers

Electric vehicles in Australia’s eastern states are responsible for more carbon dioxide emissions than regular petrol vehicles, according to an expert report that warns Labor’s green cars policy would require up to $7 billion in upgrades and installation of recharging infrastructure across the nation.

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Support this Climate Petition

Written by Viv Forbes

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A petition being prepared by hundreds of independent climate scientists and professionals from numerous countries for submission to heads of the European Council, Commission and Parliament declares: “There is No Climate Emergency.”

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