Geriatric Duo Howarth & Ingraffea Want NY to Stop Using NatGas

It’s really kind of sad. Two washed-up, thoroughly discredited (indeed humiliated) Cornell professors who are on the payroll of Big Green organizations like the Park Foundation, Robert Howarth and Anthony Ingraffea, are still appearing in public to proclaim their junk science “study” from 2011 that says natural gas is worse for Mom Earth than burning coal (see New Cornell University Study Says Shale Gas Extraction Worse for Global Warming Than Coal). The geriatric duo appeared in Albany, NY yesterday, on the second anniversary of Andrew Cuomo’s tragic decision to block shale drilling in New York, to proclaim we need to “wean” ourselves off natural gas. Their research has been panned by multiple sources, including by Cornell itself (see New Cornell Study Says Coal is Not Cleaner than Natural Gas). Like we said, sad. And embarrassing for Cornell to have its name associated with this pair who continue to make money by trading on their association with the once-great university…

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