Tim Flannery wants us to save the planet by drinking warm beer? July 2, 2009Posted by honestclimate in Discussions.
Tags: climate change, climate change madness, global warming
Tim Flannery wants us to save the planet by drinking warm beer?
Via Adelaide Now, July 3, 2009
Higher energy costs necessary, says Professor Flannery
Professor Flannery is pushing for the Federal Government’s delayed Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme legislation to be passed urgently to get Australia on track to tackle climate change.
He is urging households to be more energy efficient to offset the higher bills – tipped to rise by more than 20 per cent when the scheme is introduced in 2011.
“That’s the reality for charging people for their pollution.
“If you want an air-conditioner . . . someone has to build a huge gas-fired power plant to run three weeks a year and it is a very expensive operation.
“If people are truly worried, say if dad has a beer fridge, unplug that and people will be better off.”
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Hmm, wouldn’t a cold beer and air-conditioning be beneficial in cooling us down during all that catastrophic global warming?