March 10, at 1: Your report of multiple illnesses and suffering touches my heart, dear man.
Lies typically start small. But deceptions can metastasize into a tangled web of lies that threatens corporate survival, as truth intrudes over time from all sides. It may come sooner and with greater effect than most over-hyped green company failures — especially after a recent Heritage Foundation program exposed many of its shenanigans.
Bloom claims cost advantages in generation and from no transmission lines. Even its IPO statements admit a critical dependence on subsidies.
EPA and Bloom are battling this in the courts. If Bloom loses this lawsuit, it has another hazmat exemption up its sleeve. Get cut by a sword, parry a stroke, get cut by another. Everyone likes being green. Instead, this electricity goes directly to Duke Power, which must pay top retail prices when the sun shines and Bloom cells function.
What a sweet arrangement. A manufacturer can sell a lot of anything when someone else pays for it. The federal Investment Tax Credit for fuel cell manufacturers like Bloom ran out in But Google installed only four kW Bloom generators at its headquarters in July Since then, Google has added no more Bloom generators — an endorsement of a very different sort.
The missing Delaware jobs are in India. In Bloom was found guilty of hiring Mexican workers for a third of the federal minimum wage and paying them in pesos. It also violated overtime and record-keeping provisions.
These ethics violations and operational deceptions highlight bigger questions. But would you want to bet against Kleiner Perkins and its powerful business and political accomplices?
This month, top tier player Mary Meeker announced that she and her team will leave to form their own firm. Several years ago, Advanced Equities investment bank executives argued that Bloom and others had misled them, and they in turn simply passed the deceptions on to investors.
Inthe SEC shut the bank down and fined two of its top executives for doing insufficient due diligence.
Many wonder, were these payments and their accompanying non-disclosure agreements illegal hush money?
Others say Bloom personifies influence peddling among the swamp denizens of Washington and state legislatures. Eventually taxpayers and ratepayers will demand comprehensive reform to end this behavior. Savvy Wall Street analysts are already catching on.
Despite the absence of radio and television at the time, the book created a national uproar and call for reform, which quickly resulted in the Meat Inspection Act and the Pure Food and Drug Act of Consumers will learn to trust their electric bills, not the tangled web of deceptions woven in our political swamps.
Irony comes in many sizes and shapes, but the idea of one group of moralising zealots taking on another group of moralising zealots, is simply delicious so to speak.Elected governments are false fronts coordinated by a global shadow government. It is astounding that dangerous man-made global warming fanatics like Obama and Prince Charles, in addition to all those climate change charlatans at various academies of science such as The Royal Society, prefer to ignore real word observational data on climate and solar activity, in favour of psuedo-science and climate models that consistently have failed in their scenarios and projections.
The Heartland Institute Background Stance on Climate Change Funding Key People Actions Heartland International Conference on Climate Change. by Garth Paltridge An essay on the state of climate change science. (1) Is the science of climate change ‘settled’?
The scientific uncertainties associated with climate prediction are the basis of most of the arguments about the significance of climate change(25), and as well are the basis of much of the polarized public opinion on.
Image created by Robert A. Rohde / Global Warming Art 5 million years of cooling. The last five million years of climate change is shown in the next graph based on work by Lisiecki and Raymo in .
Justice reform sounded like a good idea in Albania, which like many former communist countries, is dealing with the hangover from a decades-long legacy of corruption.