• Professor Ross McKitrick

    • Date: 09/03/10

    Ross McKitrick is a Canadian economist specialising in environmental economics and policy analysis. He is a Professor in the Department of Economics at the University of Guelph, Ontario. With Stephen McIntyre, he was instrumental in exposing the fatal flaws of the so-called Hockey Stick.

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  • Professor Deepak Lal

    • Date: 09/03/10

    Deepak Lal is a British development economist of Indian origin who has held academic posts both at Oxford and at University College London. He has most recently been Professor of International Development Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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  • Dr Indur Goklany

    • Date: 09/03/10

    Indur Goklany is an independent scholar and author and is co-editor of the Electronic Journal of Sustainable Development. He was a member of the US delegation that established the IPCC and helped develop its First Assessment Report. He subsequently served as an IPCC reviewer.

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  • Professor Vincent Courtillot

    • Date: 09/03/10

    Vincent Courtillot is professor of geophysics at the University of Paris Diderot and Director of the Institut de Physique du Globe in Paris. He is past president of the European Union of Geosciences and currently chairs the scientific council of the City of Paris.

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  • Adrian Berry (Viscount Camrose)

    • Date: 09/03/10

    From 1977 until 1996 Adrian Berry was science correspondent of the Daily Telegraph. On stepping down from that position after almost 20 years he was appointed the paper’s consulting editor (science).

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  • Climategate Scandal Risks Undermining Reputation of Science

    • Date: 07/03/10

    The row sparked by the leak of climate change emails from a British university has the potential to “undermine” the reputation of science as a whole, two respected scientific organisations have warned. Climate change researchers at the University of East Anglia’s Climatic Research Unit (CRU) are accused of withholding raw data and the computer code […]

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  • Emission Fine Fears Grip British Firms

    • Date: 05/03/10

    Uk companies could end up handing the government a windfall of more than £230million in penalties unless they move fast to comply with new Carbon Reduction legislation. Recent surveys suggest at least 66 per cent of the 5,000 businesses which will be affected by new regulations are unaware of their responsibilities and possible repercussions. Glasgow-based […]

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  • About Time: Met Office Seasonal Forecasts To Be Scrapped

    • Date: 05/03/10

    The Met Office is to stop publishing seasonal forecasts, after it came in for criticism for failing to predict extreme weather. It was berated for not foreseeing that the UK would suffer this cold winter or the last three wet summers in its seasonal forecasts. The forecasts, four times a year, will be replaced by […]

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