forced conversion to alt-energy are a scam to extort money from the world. Reducing CO2 is just a side effect of the
primary objective. The western deciders expect to both set global CO2 emissions policy and at the same time sell the
overpriced technology to "fix" the problem. This is classic colonial mercantilism.
We see this already with the coercion against Russian Arctic shipping in the name of saving the polar bears from pollution.
Russia is responding by deploying LNG powered ships, but the suppression of north sea route shipping is still potent since
other countries cannot afford to "green" their ships. The relevant point is that Canada, the USA and U-rope never once
attempted to deploy LNG powered ships in the Arctic but declare the right to dictate pollution controls on every other