• New E.U. Emissions Targets Will Cost Germany a Trillion Euros

    • Date: 26/01/18
    • Futurism

    Germany will have to spend more than 1 trillion euros ($1.2 trillion) to meet the EU’s 2050 climate target It was only last week that we reported on the European Union’s decision to raise its renewable energy targets from 27 percent to 35 percent. The adjusted targets will impact several member states, including Germany, which elected to […]

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  • Green Flop: Germany Will Have To Pay For Missing EU Emissions Targets

    • Date: 24/01/18
    • The Wall Street Journal

    BERLIN—Germany is missing its European climate targets and will have to pay for rights to emit greenhouse gases due to polluting vehicles, farms and buildings, the government said Wednesday, an embarrassing admission for Chancellor Angela Merkel who had once put energy transformation at the forefront of her policies. Germany will have to purchase greenhouse gas […]

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  • Pentagon: Global Warming No Longer A National Security Threat

    • Date: 20/01/18
    • Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller

    The Pentagon released a National Defense Strategy that for the first time in more than a decade does not mention manmade global warming as a security threat. An 11-page summary of the new National Defense Strategy makes no mention of “global warming” or “climate change,” according to a keyword search by the Huffington Post. The document reflects […]

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  • New Paper: Public Health Commission Is “Sacrificing The Poor”

    • Date: 18/01/18
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 18 January: A pair of influential reports published by the medical journal, The Lancet, are a “gross distortion” of public health science and threaten to devastate public health in the developing world. That is the warning by eminent epidemiologist Mikko Paunio. The Lancet Commissions on Pollution and Health have claimed that the third world is suffering […]

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  • Trump Repeats His Offer To Renegotiate The Paris Climate Accord

    • Date: 11/01/18
    • Reuters

    President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his primary concern with the Paris climate accord was that it treated the United States unfairly and that if a better deal could be reached, Washington might be persuaded to rejoin the agreement. “It treated the United States very unfairly,” Trump said during a news conference with Norwegian Prime […]

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  • It’s All Over: German Parties Agree To Scrap Legally Binding 2020 Climate Target

    • Date: 08/01/18
    • Reuters

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s would-be coalition partners have agreed to drop an ambitious plan to lower carbon dioxide emissions by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2020, two sources told Reuters on Monday — a potential embarrassment for Chancellor Angela Merkel.   Leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the acting German Chancellor Angela […]

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  • Brave Green World: Many Europeans ‘Too Poor’ To Heat Their Homes

    • Date: 07/01/18
    • Euronews

    Almost 9% of Europeans can’t afford to heat their homes Every country in Europe has people living in fuel poverty. Figures from a study published by the EU agency, Eurostat which surveyed people from across the continent, showed Bulgaria with 39% of its population unable to afford to heat their homes properly. Lithuania and Greece […]

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  • German Energiewende: “We Can’t Afford This Insanity For Much Longer.”

    • Date: 06/01/18
    • Spiegel Online

    Germany has to send electricity to neighbouring countries – and has to pay for it Germany is giving away electricity to its neighbors electricity.  According to a report by “Handelsblatt” several thousand megawatt hours flowed over the borders on New Year’s Day. And not even free of charge: whoever accepted Germany’s electricity gift was paid to take […]

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