• IPCC Chairman Was Told Of False Glacier Claims Before Copenhagen

    • Date: 30/01/10

    The chairman of the leading climate change watchdog was informed that claims about melting Himalayan glaciers were false before the Copenhagen summit, The Times has learnt. Rajendra Pachauri was told that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change assessment that the glaciers would disappear by 2035 was wrong, but he waited two months to correct it. He […]

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  • New Studies: ‘Himalayan Glaciers Here To Stay’

    • Date: 27/01/10

    Glaciers are here to stay in the Himalayas. Studies conducted by glaciologists across the Himalayan region in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand have shown that global warming has little to do with their melting. The conclusion was drawn by glaciologists after studying the behaviour of 35 Himalayan glaciers. The Mentossa glacier in Miyar […]

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  • New Documents Show IPCC Ignored Doubts About Himalayan Glacier Scare

    • Date: 24/01/10

    The Global Warming Policy Foundation today rejected as baseless claims by Rajendra Pachauri, Chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, that the IPCC’s erroneous doomsday prediction about the fate of Himalayan glaciers was an isolated and wholly uncharacteristic mistake. According to the GWPF, and contrary to Dr Pachauri’s claims, there is already ample evidence […]

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  • IPCC Lead Author: I Knew Glacier Data Hadn’t Been Verified

    • Date: 24/01/10

    The scientist behind the bogus claim in a Nobel Prize-winning UN report that Himalayan glaciers will have melted by 2035 last night admitted it was included purely to put political pressure on world leaders. Dr Murari Lal also said he was well aware the statement, in the 2007 report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate […]

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  • Pachauri: The Real Story Behind The Glaciergate Scandal

    • Date: 23/01/10

    Dr Pachauri has rapidly distanced himself from the IPCC’s baseless claim about vanishing glaciers. But the scientist who made the claim now works for Pachauri, writes Christopher Booker. I can report a further dramatic twist to what has inevitably been dubbed “Glaciergate” – the international row surrounding the revelation that the latest report on global […]

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  • An ‘Indian IPCC’ On The Way: Ramesh

    • Date: 22/01/10

    Minister for Environment & Forests Jairam Ramesh has said he feels “vindicated” by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) goof-up on Himalayan glaciers. Talking to the The Financial Express, the minister said India would soon have a well-equipped national agency for climate change assessment, as the UN body had proven unequal to the task. […]

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  • Democrats Join Push To Block EPA Global Warming Rules

    • Date: 22/01/10

    Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski has picked up three Democratic allies in her push to rein in the federal government’s power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions blamed for global warming. Sens. Ben Nelson, D-Neb., Blanche Lincoln, D-Ark., and Mary Landrieu, D-La., on Thursday signed on as co-sponsors to a new resolution offered by Murkowski that would […]

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  • Jairam Ramesh: Rate Of Himalayan Glacier Melt ‘Practically At A Standstill’

    • Date: 21/01/10

    India’s environment minister, having faced accusations of practicing “voodoo science”, has been vindicated with the Nobel Prize-winning United Nations climate body’s prediction that the Himalayan glaciers would disappear by 2035 being exposed as inaccurate speculation. After suffering blows from the “Climategate” scandal and the tumultuous and essentially failed Copenhagen climate conference last year, the credibility […]

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