AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Not the best way to reduce Carbon Emissions. There is a 13% drop now, what will happen when we phase into daily routines? Our dependence on Fossil Fuels has to end, along with other CO 2 emitters as we pivot to renewable energy resources

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/may/19/lockdowns-trigger-dramatic-fall-global-carbon-emissions

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Oil production & pollution have a direct correlation with Covid 19 & Locusts. Renewables will emerge as the next profitable industry, if we want to survive & thrive. Opportunity Knocks for entrepreneurs & start ups!

http://www.wsj.com/articles/thirst-for-oil-vanishes-leaving-industry-in-chaos-11586873801

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Investors fleeing equity for a safe haven in Renewable energy. There’s a brisk business in wind and solar financing. Stable single digit returns for 10 yrs.

http://www.wsj.com/articles/wind-solar-farms-are-seen-as-havens-in-coronavirus-storm-11585656003

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Most places in America are worse off than they were in 2016. With the Coronavirus by necessity, we’ll be in Lockdown to protect ourselves & community. QE for Middle & Lower classes , working or not, 18 & older require a $5000 stimulus. That’s $770Billion. When it’s over, we’ll need reconstruction & more stimulus. We’re all in this together. Rich & poor for America & Americans.

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/16/upshot/american-counties-left-behind-trump.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Why do Despots go after their Indigenous Natives? In India, it’s coal mining that attracts “profiteers “. “We the People “, want People over Profits. Especially, coal profits. The World is leaving coal and India should leave their Indivenipus people be. We need biodiversity in our World. Fund Renewables and save our lives!

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/feb/10/indias-ancient-tribes-battle-to-save-their-forest-home-from-mining

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Forests are not a barrier to fires when a region becomes warmer. Australia had forests and bragged about their capacity to mine & export Fossil Fuels. We can’t have it both ways. Production & extraction of oil & gas causes fires. Australia lost 24 million acres to fire. In America our Coasts from Maine through the gulf states are eroding, too. We need to plan for renewables

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/05/climate/forests-europe-climate-changed.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce The Giant Sequoias of Yosemite are not supposed to die for 3000 yrs. They were impenetrable by fire, drought and insects, particularly bark beetles. The heat has weakened these Monarch of the forest. As the drought continues & the brush turns to tinder, the Giant Redwoods are being destroyed from the top down. Man is being destroyed by lowest socioeconomic groups up! Let’s stop the destruction of our World & live sustainably

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jan/18/this-is-not-how-sequoias-die-its-supposed-to-stand-for-another-500-years-aoe

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce Another Blow to the environment requiring litigation to block the start up of non government projects. Under this lifting of rules, Corporations need not obtain EPA or environmental impact studies before proct.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/white-house-wants-to-change-rules-to-speed-up-highway-projects-pipelines-drilling/2020/01/08/4e248fda-325a-11ea-9313-6cba89b1b9fb_story.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce The Can do experience is alive & well in Bellingham Washington. The folks are going to retrofit old buildings with electric heating or hydro pumps. No new Constr will have gas. The future is here and in many cities. NYC will also retrofit old systems. It’s a beginning.

http://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/05/us/bellingham-natural-gas-ban.html

AmericaSpeaks TheVoiceOfJoyce 26,000 lives saved by turning off coal plants. Their emissions cause toxic pollutants that destroy our lungs and cause heart attacks. Domestic policy encouraging these pollutants continues toharm us. Once we use alternative energy & Renewables, we’ll lead healthier lives. Invest wisely and invest morally. MoralMoney & ESG’s support life.

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jan/06/coal-power-pollution-gas-saved-lives-study