Many things in nature are interconnected; I guess that’s why people use terms like the ‘web of life’ and other big words like ‘biocomplexity’. Dr Rick Adams (of the BatLab) recently published his work on the reproductive success of bats in relation to changes in the volume of water flowing down streams.
Posts Tagged ‘Climate change’
Energy prices in Queensland and around Australia are all going up or about to go up a lot (http://www.solarpay.com.au/how-to-sidestep-electricity-price-rises.html).
They’re going up, not because of climate change and carbon taxes but because of another reason. That reason is that they were too cheap in the past, it’s now time to pay for the cheap electricity of the past.
In the past what people paid for energy was much less than it cost. How come?
It’s basic accounting so let’s look at a very simplified example.
I attended the recent Walk Against Warming 2009 in Brisbane for a couple of reasons. One was to get out there and add to the numbers so that politicians could see that voters cared. Another reason was to see what sort of people turned up.