Red River College’s solar troughs to face harsh Manitoba winter | Metro
Rob Spewak, research manager at RRC, said the project is cutting edge because these solar troughs have not been tested in a cold climate.Opponents Ramp Up Fight Against Obama's Climate Change Plan | RealClearPolitics
“What’s going to happen, how much heat are you going to generate when it’s -40 C [and the troughs are filled with snow?], are the troughs going to lose focus, do the components hold up during our harsh winter — there’s a lot of different things at play.”
If all else fails, Republicans can try to bludgeon Democrats with the issue in the 2014 elections. After all, a slew of Democrats who backed cap-and-trade emissions legislation lost their seats in 2010, helping Republicans seize the House.A Few Words From a Climate Change 'Denier' - TheStreet
For me at least, my skepticism is accompanied by irritation with the politicians who are using "global warming" as a scare tactic in order to influence our behavior. Some have turned it into a de facto religion, and it has backfired on them. The chicken little routine has simply not been effective.Daily Kos: Will House wackos let NRCC get away with saying they aren't all 'crazy climate deniers'?
If indeed, global warming is a myth, as I believe it is, I'd look at one of the industries hardest hit by new regulations that are primarily from the Environmental Protection Agency.
"Climate policy will play a major role in the campaign in specific areas," said Jordan Davis, policy director of the National Republican Congressional Committee.
"It's not so much about the climate science," Davis said. "We have a lot of members in our caucus who are not crazy climate deniers. It's about the policy."