• COP Ritual, Day 3: After The Hype And Hope, Scepticism And Doubt

    • Date: 02/12/15
    • Chetan Chauhan, Hindustan Times,

    From optimism the first day, the Paris climate talks descended into scepticism on Wednesday with negotiators shoehorning new agenda for a likely international agreement to cope with global warming. Laurent Fabius, French foreign minister and president of the conference, expressed concern over the “slow pace” of negotiations in the different auxiliary groups with each one […]

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  • New Report: The Truth About China

    • Date: 02/12/15
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation

    China will talk a good game at the UN Climate Conference in Paris, but won’t make any binding commitments, concludes The Truth About China, an important new report published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation. “China’s Communist Party has as its highest priority its own self-preservation, and that self-preservation depends overwhelmingly on its ability to […]

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  • Obama’s Prophecy Of Doom: ‘Hour Is Almost Upon On Us’ For ‘Submerged Countries, Abandoned Cities’

    • Date: 01/12/15
    • Fred Lucas, The Blaze

    President Barack Obama urged leaders and attendees from nearly 200 countries at the opening session of COP21, the U.N. climate conference in Paris, to “act here, act now” to prevent a climate catastrophe. “That hour is almost upon us.” “I believe, in the words of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., that there is such a […]

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  • Charles Moore: The End Is Nigh For Climate Activists

    • Date: 30/11/15
    • Charles Moore, The Daily Telegraph

    The reason that there will not be a legally binding agreement (or at least not a genuinely enforceable one) is the growth of something which the Left has always called for, but doesn’t quite like when it gets it – the power of the developing world. Poor Paris. Less than three weeks ago, the scene […]

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  • UN Climate Talks: The Ritual

    • Date: 30/11/15
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    Each year since 1995, the nations of the world have gathered to try to reach a global agreement on carbon dioxide emissions. These ‘Conferences of the Parties’, or COPs as they are usually termed, involve all of the members of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and take place towards the end of […]

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  • India Won’t Allow Differentiation Between Rich & Poor Countries To Be Killed

    • Date: 29/11/15
    • Nitin Sethi, Business Standdard

    Ajay Mathur, a member of the Prime Minister’s Council on Climate Change, director general of the Bureau of Energy Efficiency and India’s principal media interface on the Paris climate change talks, speaks to Nitin Sethi on India’s interests in the negotiations. What are India’s objectives at the Paris talks? There are two. The whole world […]

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  • On The Eve Of Paris Climate Talks: World Just Doesn’t Care About Global Warming Any More

    • Date: 27/11/15
    • James Delingpole, Breitbart London

    The world is losing interest in “global warming” a survey has found on the eve of the UN’s COP21 climate talks in Paris. Most people in most of the 20 countries surveyed say they don’t want their leaders to set ambitious climate targets. Fewer than half describe climate change as a “very serious” problem. The […]

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  • Survey: Public Support For Tough Climate Deal Declines

    • Date: 27/11/15
    • Matt McGrath, BBC News

    Public support for a strong global deal on climate change has declined, according to a poll carried out in 20 countries. Only four now have majorities in favour of their governments setting ambitious targets at a global conference in Paris. In a similar poll before the Copenhagen meeting in 2009, eight countries had majorities favouring […]

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