Opinion | Presidential impatience with covid doesn’t excuse wielding extra-constitutional power

Opinion | Presidential impatience with covid doesn’t excuse wielding extra-constitutional power

Shortly before the pandemic unleashed by World War I killed him, Randolph Bourne wrote: “War is the health of the state.” This truism explains why the political class is so fond of martial rhetoric, waging “war” on poverty, drugs, cancer, terrorism, climate change, covid-19, etc. Today, some argue that Biden can mandate vaccinations because George … Read more

Global windfarm installations expected to surge after Covid drop, says report | Wind power

Windfarm installations are expected to double to record global levels this year, after a short-lived Covid-19 slowdown, according to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC).The group’s annual report found that the world’s offshore windfarm capacity grew by 6.1GW last year, down slightly from a record 6.24GW in 2019, but would rebound to more than 12GW … Read more