• Critics Increase Pressure On Paris Climate Deal As Trump Mulls Exit

    • Date: 03/05/17
    • John Siciliano, Washington Examiner

    Critics of the Paris climate change deal stepped up their offensive Wednesday to pressure President Trump to keep his campaign promise and withdraw from the international pact on global warming. The free-market Competitive Enterprise Institute think tank in Washington is leading the charge to ensure Trump leaves the deal, releasing an exhaustive analysis on why […]

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  • Donald Trump ‘Could Pull US Out Of Paris Climate Agreement Next Week’

    • Date: 03/05/17
    • David Gardner, London Evening Standard

    New York Times and Huffington Post quoted sources saying Mr Trump could pull the plug next week. Mr Trump’s first 100 days as US president have seen moves to roll back some of Barack Obama’s climate change policies would almost certainly prevent the US from meeting its Paris commitment even if it does not formally […]

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  • Antarctic Peninsula Ice More Stable Than Thought

    • Date: 02/05/17
    • University of Leeds

    Glacier flow at the southern Antarctic Peninsula has increased since the 1990s, but a new study has found the change to be only a third of what was recently reported. The new research calls into question recent claims of much more dramatic ice loss. An international team of researchers, led by the UK Centre for […]

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  • New York Times Columnist Blasted By ‘Nasty Left’ For Climate Change Piece

    • Date: 29/04/17
    • Chris Perez, New York Post

    A New York Times columnist who was “harangued” for months by “bullying Trump supporters” says he’s now being blasted by the “nasty left” — after he penned a piece about how absurd it was to blindly support climate change, without listening to both sides of the argument. Former Wall Street Journal writer Bret Stephens has […]

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  • Top Trump Aides Clash on Legal Risks of Paris Climate Accord

    • Date: 28/04/17
    • Bloomberg

    Senior advisers to Donald Trump were divided over the Paris climate accord in a meeting Thursday, as Cabinet members and staffers considered whether staying in the pact could legally jeopardize the president’s regulatory rollbacks, according to people familiar with the high-level gathering. The split means Trump’s staff could end up giving the president dueling advice, with […]

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  • Al Gore’s New Group Demands $15 Trillion To Fight Global Warming

    • Date: 25/04/17
    • Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller

    A group of executives who want to fight global warming have published a new report calling for countries to spend up to $600 billion a year over the next two decades to boost green energy deployment and energy efficiency equipment. The Energy Transitions Commission’s (ETC) report claims “additional investments of around $300-$600 billion per annum do not […]

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  • Appeal Court Overturnes Defamation Suit By Green Scientist

    • Date: 23/04/17
    • National Post

    A British Columbia judge wrongly decided three National Post writers defamed a prominent climate scientist, and a new trial is required to fix the errors, according to the British Columbia Court of Appeal. Andrew Weaver won a $50,000 judgment in B.C. Supreme Court in 2015 after accusing the newspaper of defaming him in four articles […]

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  • Trump Administration May Not Find Middle Ground on Paris Climate Deal

    • Date: 18/04/17
    • Jack Fitzpatrick, Morning Consult

    As the Trump administration debates whether to stay in the Paris climate agreement, observers are skeptical that opposing wings of the administration will reach a middle ground. President Donald Trump’s top advisers are expected to meet Tuesday to discuss whether the U.S. should remain in the agreement, Politico reported. The White House did not confirm on Monday […]

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