California Gov. Jerry Brown recently signed legislation with a goal of having all the state’s electricity generated from “clean energy” sources by the year 2045. Brown’s also eyeing starting a climate change alarmists’ version of Trump’s “Space Force”:
California Gov. Jerry Brown says the state plans to launch its own satellite into orbit to battle climate change: https://t.co/xiRGr0yCVK
— AP Politics (@AP_Politics) September 15, 2018
— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) September 15, 2018
California Governor Jerry Brown on Friday pledged to launch a satellite that will track and detect the sources of climate pollutants, his state’s latest effort to challenge the Trump administration’s skepticism about the science of climate change.
“We’re going to launch our own satellite. Our own damn satellite to figure out where the pollution is and how we’re going to end it,” Brown told a gathering of political, environmental and business leaders.
The satellite probably won’t be programmed to notice all the pollution coming from the private jets of super-wealthy liberal celebs and others, and there could be other issues:
Which I’m sure will use fossils fuels to launch the rocket, thus creating they very thing they are trying to avoid. ?
— Ni-ni'baton ???? (@nsonic79) September 15, 2018
As long as California launch’s it with a net-zero energy rocket… powered by electricity derived from only renewable/sustainable sources… anything else would just be contributing to climate change.
— David Kennedy (@ApexCornerSpeed) September 15, 2018
I bet they launch it from a different state since launching rockets is "known to cause cancer in the state of California." https://t.co/VsnDu9u0sC
— Andrew Thomason (@ccm6700) September 15, 2018
We don’t doubt Brown’s plan will run into a plenty of self-inflicted snags.