• Christopher Booker: Met Office Is Happy To Tell It Like It Isn’t

    • Date: 22/11/15
    • Christopher Booker, The Sunday Telegraph

    Bookmakers have made a fortune this year from punters silly enough to believe what the Met Office tells them. A brave surfer takes on huge waves whipped up by storm Barney off the coast of Cornwall at Porthcurno; Photo: Apex On returning from a trip abroad, I found out what fun had been going on […]

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  • National Trust Blames Climate Change For Its Crumbling Homes

    • Date: 20/11/15
    • Colin Fernandez, Daily Mail

    The National Trust has blamed changes in the weather for damage to historical collections in some of its buildings. Rare books, stately home gardens and tapestries have all been affected by changing weather patterns, it claimed. The Trust said that it had seen its insurance claims rise as a result of extreme weather. Monthly claim […]

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  • China Implacable Ahead Of Paris Climate Summit

    • Date: 20/11/15
    • AFP

    China will not improve on its pledges to control emissions, the country’s top climate negotiator said on today ahead of key UN climate change talks in Paris. The world’s largest polluter also chastised developed countries, with Xie Zhenhua, a vice minister at China’s top economic planner, the National Development and Reform Commission saying they have […]

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  • France Bans Climate Change Protests

    • Date: 19/11/15
    • Reuters

    Paris, Reuters – The French government has banned two planned marches on climate change, timed to coincide with the upcoming global climate talks, citing the recent terror attacks. Marches planned on November 29 and December 12 during the COP-21 international climate talks in Paris will not be authorised for security reasons, the French government says. All demonstrations organised […]

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  • 1974: CIA Warned Global Cooling Would Cause Terrorism

    • Date: 17/11/15
    • Michael Bastasch, The Daily Caller

    Decades before Sen. Bernie Sanders warned that global warming was driving terrorism, U.S. intelligence officials warned that global cooling would cause massive crop failures, destabilize government and drive violent conflict. A Central Intelligence Agency report from 1974 warned Earth’s “climate is returning to that of the neo-boreal era… an era of drought, famine, and political unrest […]

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  • G20: India Blocks Western Tactics On UN Climate Deal

    • Date: 16/11/15
    • Alex Barker and Pilita Clark, Financial Times

    India has blocked G20 efforts to pave the way for an ambitious climate change accord in a sign of deep divisions just two weeks before delegates from almost 200 nations meet in Paris. Through almost 20 hours of talks at the G20 gathering in Turkey officials struggled to bridge a political chasm even over language […]

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  • India To Oppose West’s Climate Agenda

    • Date: 14/11/15
    • Puja Mehra, The Hindu

    India objects to the environment and social safeguards standards being pushed by the World Bank, demands that developed countries make available $100 billion of climate finance every year. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived here from London on Saturday evening to attend the two-day G-20 Summit, after completing his three-day U.K. visit, is scheduled to […]

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  • Cool Britannia: Britons Less Concerned About Climate Change Than Any Other Nation

    • Date: 11/11/15
    • Ben Webster, The Times

    British people are less concerned than any other nationality about the risk they face from climate change, according to a survey ahead of negotiations on a global deal on emissions next month. Only 46 per cent of British people believe climate change will harm them personally in their lifetime, far below the global average of […]

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