• Mega-Greenwash: Saudi Arabia Joins Global Warming Campaign

    • Date: 16/03/10

    JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia is switching off its power for a whole hour on March 27. The country is taking part in Earth Hour for the first time since the event debuted in 2007. Lights are expected to be switched off in major cities including Riyadh, Jeddah and Dammam from 8.30 to 9.30 in the evening. […]

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  • German Scientific Advisory Board: Adaptation Rather Than Mitigation

    • Date: 15/03/10

    Scientific Advisory Board Against Unilateral Climate Targets BERLIN, 12 March. The Scientific Advisory Board of [Germany’s] Federal Ministry of Finance in its latest report deals with climate policy – and this is the remarkable result: Instead of promoting wind power and photovoltaic power generation to reduce emissions and halt climate change, the government should do everything to minimise its […]

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  • Texas Suing For Reliable Scientific Conclusions

    • Date: 14/03/10

    The Environmental Protection Agency recently concluded that man-made greenhouse gas emissions — including carbon dioxide — are harmful pollutants and must be regulated. The lawsuit I filed challenging that finding does not address the disputed science surrounding global warming. Instead, it focuses on the indisputable fact that the EPA relied on information that has been […]

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  • Carbon Fraud Down Under

    • Date: 12/03/10

    Carbon credits company, Prime Carbon, has been found guilty by the Federal Court of Australia of making misleading green claims. Prime Carbon is a private company that produces and trades carbon credits created through soil enhancement and carbon sequestration programs. Justice Jeffrey Spender found it was in breach of the Trade Practices Act between July […]

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  • Global Warming Concerns Continue To Drop

    • Date: 11/03/10

    Gallup’s annual update on Americans’ attitudes toward the environment shows a public that over the last two years has become less worried about the threat of global warming, less convinced that its effects are already happening, and more likely to believe that scientists themselves are uncertain about its occurrence. In response to one key question, […]

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  • China Unsure On Global Warming

    • Date: 10/03/10

    BEIJING: China’s top climate negotiator said on Wednesday that the cause of global warming was still not clear but the problems it was creating were so serious that the world must anyway act to cut greenhouse gas emissions. Xie Zhenhua, vice-chairman of the powerful National Development and Reform Commission, also warned the United States it […]

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  • EU Worries About Russia Turning To Coal

    • Date: 10/03/10

    European efforts to reduce greenhouse emissions could be undermined by Russian plans to dramatically increase energy production from coal, Western experts said in Brussels yesterday (9 March). Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin recently said that for his country to continue exporting gas while satisfying growing domestic demand, it must turn to other fuels such as coal […]

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  • ABC Chairman Criticises Media Coverage Of Climate Change

    • Date: 10/03/10

    ABC chairman Maurice Newman has attacked the media for being too willing to accept the conventional wisdom on climate change. In a speech to senior ABC staff on Wednesday morning, Mr Newman said climate change was an example of “group think”. He says contrary views on climate change have not been tolerated and those who […]

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