Posted 15 April 2015
The poor everywhere are being impoverished by high costs of green energy
Delaying the development of Africa by denying cheap fossil fuels is immoral.
Climate change a distant distraction from more serious and imminent
challenges to humanity: antibiotic resistance, financial collapse, water wars...
Many measures counter-productive – close aluminium smelters in UK and
import from coal-based smelters in China – total madness in total CO2 terms.
Do we know we are preparing for the right global disaster?
Points made by expatriate Kiwi Professor Michael Kelly, of Cambridge University, in a challenging lecture on energy to the Institute of Professional Engineers of New Zealand (IPENZ)
Download Bryan Leyland's introductory summary here
Download PowerPoint pdf [here](m kelly ipenz apr2015.pdf)