• Gautam Kalghatgi: Is There An ‘Existential Crisis’ And A ‘Climate Emergency’ & Can The World Be ‘Carbon Neutral’ By 2030?

    • Date: 05/06/19
    • Prof Gautam Kalghatgi FREng FSAE FIMechE FCI FISEES, Visiting Professor, Oxford University (Engineering Science), Imperial College (Mechanical Engineering)

    There is widespread belief that unless “something is done”, the world will go through an “existential crisis” because of climate change. As a result, several initiatives calling for drastic cuts in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are gaining traction. For instance, the Extinction Rebellion movement, which organized high-profile disruptions in central London recently, is demanding that […]

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  • St Greta To Skip School Altogether Next Year

    • Date: 01/06/19
    • Spiegel Online

    Climate activist Greta Thunberg will skip school for a whole year starting this summer. The 16-year-old Swede plans to concentrate on her fight against climate change after finishing her ninth grade, German press agency dpa has learned. In September, she intends to attend the United Nations Climate Change Summit in New York, and in December, […]

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  • Germany’s ‘Climate Cabinet’ Delays Action Again

    • Date: 31/05/19
    • Deutsche Welle

    A special meeting of Germany’s so-called climate cabinet on Wednesday produced little action on the issue of confronting climate change as members opted to delay making fundamental decisions until September. Steffen Seibert, Chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman, said concrete measures for lowering Germany’s CO2 emissions will be determined by the end of the year. The group […]

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  • How Climate Nonsense Gets Published

    • Date: 29/05/19
    • Andrew Montford, GWPF

    The Daily Mirror is today pushing a claim that global warming is going to bring down an epidemic of mosquito-borne disease upon us. Malaria, dengue fever and other exotic diseases could be spread across the UK by mosquitoes driven by climate change. Experts predict an onslaught of biting and stinging insects this summer making it […]

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  • Striking ‘Fridays for Future’ Pupils May Have To Repeat Year For Playing Truant

    • Date: 29/05/19
    • Die Welt

    Every Friday, thousands of German pupils take part in the “Fridays for Future” climate demonstrations. This could now have serious consequences for some of them – they may have to stay down and repeat the year. At one Berlin Gymnasium alone 13 pupils are said to face this consequence. One of these students reported in […]

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  • Benny Peiser: Bringing Sound Science To The Climate Debate

    • Date: 22/05/19
    • The Heartland Institute

    Benny Peiser, director of the UK’s Global Warming Policy Forum, says climate researchers are acting like autocrats, suppressing dissent and enforcing majoritarian conformity to the detriment of science and sound policy. At its current rate, climate change does not threaten human society or the environment. Extreme weather events have not gotten worse; contrary to the […]

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  • Why The Green Left Lost Australia’s Climate Change Election

    • Date: 19/05/19
    • The New York Times

    The coalition successfully made cost the dominant issue in the climate change debate. Climate policy costs may a key battle in the long war that is reshaping democracy all over the world. SYDNEY, Australia — The polls said this would be Australia’s climate change election, when voters confronted harsh reality and elected leaders who would […]

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  • EU Faces Plastic Waste Crisis In Wake Of New Export Restrictions

    • Date: 15/05/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Greens “must come clean” about the damage plastic recycling has caused London, 15 May: The decision by the UN to regulate waste plastic as hazardous will unleash a massive flood of rubbish on many EU countries. That’s according to Finnish public health expert, Dr Mikko Paunio. The decision, taken late last Friday at the 14th […]

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