Best-selling author of "Apocalypse Never" & "San Fransicko" : Time, "Hero of Environment" : Green Book Award : Enviro Progress : MD = my initials. Not a doc!

Berkeley, CA
Joined May 2014
I am pleased to officially announce that HarperCollins will, on October 12, publish my new book, "San Fransicko" And I'm proud to report that the book has received very strong reviews from leading scholars and thinkers THREAD michaelshellenberger.substac…
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Facebook has also censored and defamed @BjornLomborg for accurately reporting on heat and cold deaths
That didn't take long... The abuse of power from @Facebook's bad-faith climate censors is depressing. My op-ed: thesun.co.uk/news/16205911/c… And the full story on the censors' deceptive tactics of ignoring facts & checking a "quote" they fabricated: lomborg.com/the-heresy-of-he…
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This merited violating my withdrawal from Twitter. Now I’m back to self-imposed exile until Oct 4!
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This @bariweiss interview with @VPrasadMDMPH is the single best piece of explanatory journalism on covid I’ve heard all year. It addressed my questions about masks, vaccines, & ivermectin with nuance, empathy, and humor. Bari at her inquisitive best. podcasts.apple.com/us/podcas…
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I am on vacation and off Twitter until October 4! Follow me at Facebook for trip pics & musings 😃 facebook.com/507891894/posts…
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"Sustainable investments make investors feel like they can invest in something 'good' while earning attractive returns. The industry had a lot of leeway to define the ESG criteria in such a way that they fit the respective providers." Background:
Replying to @ShellenbergerMD
It turns out that BlackRock manipulated ESG criteria to favor solar over nuclear, even though solar requires 300 - 400 times more land than nuclear, demands 18 times more steel, and produces 300 times more hazardous waste.
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- According to whistle-blower, "material misrepresentations around ESG could be classified as securities fraud, just as is the case with misrepresentations of other data sets." - Board of German ESG fund, DWS, "knew about the discrepancy between external & internal statements"
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DWS whistleblower "verbal objections she had made to the annual report before publication, including how many assets were under ESG integration, were never included. She said she was fired because she was too vocal about problems." wsj.com/articles/fired-execu…
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All "ESG" (enviro, social, governance) criteria rest upon falsifiable claims that renewables are better for environment "There is no official standard for when a stock or bond can be classified as sustainable" Renewables & ESG are a house of cards that will collapse
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"I believe that the risk for the entire financial industry is extremely high without uniform standards. When investors get the feeling that people are fiddling, that someone is taking advantage of their clear conscience, we as an industry have a problem" handelsblatt.com/finanzen/an…
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The growing evidence of fraud in the wind and solar industries is one of the biggest business stories in the world Finally, governments are cracking down on it and journalists are starting to cover it dailymail.co.uk/news/article…
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“It’s very evident that green energy scams are truly evergreen,” said the senior vice president of investor education at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, a not-for-profit organization, supervised by the Securities and Exchange Commission nbcnews.com/news/us-news/hyp…
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I am investigating green energy scams for my next (third) book for HarperCollins If you have information about malfeasance you can contact me on Signal, Telegram, email, What's App I respect all confidentiality My DMs are open
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“The wind power business appears to be an activity where the strengths of criminal organizations find fertile ground … the need for capital, control of the territory and the ability to influence authorities, presence in the construction sector” lavoce.info/archives/60305/v…
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Michael Shellenberger retweeted
I am investigating green energy scams for my next (third) book for HarperCollins If you have information about malfeasance you can contact me on Signal, Telegram, email, What's App I respect all confidentiality My DMs are open
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