• Tory leader told to heed Turnbull lesson

    • Date: 02/12/09

    The Australian: A prominent Conservative blogger has warned that British Conservative Party leader David Cameron faces some of the same doubts on climate change among his party’s membership that brought down Australian Liberal leader Malcolm Turnbull. Tim Montgomerie, editor of the influential ConservativeHome website, said yesterday that Mr Cameron, an outspoken supporter of action against […]

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  • Senior Tory Warns Of Public Backlash Against Climate Taxes

    • Date: 02/12/09

    Press Association: A senior Tory has attacked the “fixation” of the green movement with imposing ever tougher targets for reducing carbon emissions, with potentially “crippling” costs for the economy. David Davis, an ex-shadow cabinet member and party leadership challenger, said the UK was already facing a £55 billion long-term price tag for its current policies […]

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  • CRU Data Affair: Phil Jones stands down until completion of independent inquiry

    • Date: 01/12/09

    Associated Press: Britain’s University of East Anglia says the director of its prestigious Climatic Research Unit is stepping down pending an investigation into allegations that he overstated the case for man-made climate change. The university says Phil Jones will relinquish his position until the completion of an independent review into allegations that he worked to […]

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  • Damage limitation: University of East Anglia promises to release hidden climate data

    • Date: 28/11/09

    The Sunday Telegraph: Leading British scientists at the University of East Anglia, who were accused of manipulating climate change data – dubbed Climategate – have agreed to publish their figures in full.The U-turn by the university follows a week of controversy after the emergence of hundreds of leaked emails, “stolen” by hackers and published online, […]

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  • NYT: CRU Affair Prompts Calls for Changes in Climate Research

    • Date: 28/11/09

    The New York Times: Some prominent climate scientists are calling for changes in the way research on global warming is conducted after a British university said thousands of private e-mail messages and documents had been stolen from its climate center.The scientists say that the e-mail messages, which have circulated on the Internet and which disclose […]

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  • Our First Success: Inquiry Into CRU Climate E-mails

    • Date: 28/11/09

    Six days after Lord Lawson, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the GWPF, called for an independent inquiry into the CRU data affair, it would appear that such a public investigation may now be set up. It will be absolutely crucial that the inquiry is beyond reproach. For this reason, the Global Warming Policy Foundation calls for the […]

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  • Copenhagen: China’s Green Bluff

    • Date: 27/11/09

    BEIJING (Reuters) – A top Chinese climate envoy said Friday only emissions curbs carried out under its newly announced carbon intensity targets that have international financial support will be open to outside scrutiny.Yu Qingtai, China’s climate change ambassador, added that most of the country’s emissions-curbing plans would likely not fall into the category of “measurable, […]

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  • Can Turnbull survive political climate change?

    • Date: 27/11/09

    The Australian: THE instant Malcolm Turnbull accepted the resignations of Tony Abbott and Nick Minchin on Thursday afternoon, his Liberal Party support base began to collapse. According to angry colleagues, the Opposition Leader’s blunt rejection of a proposal for compromise by Mr Abbott was probably the beginning of the end for the former banker, or […]

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