• James Lovelock Warms To Eco-Sceptics

    • Date: 14/03/10

    Just occasionally you find yourself at an event where there is a sense of history in the air. So it was the other night at the Royal Society, when a small gathering of luminaries turned up to hear that extraordinary nonagenarian, the scientist James Lovelock. They had all come: David MacKay, chief scientist at the […]

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  • James Lovelock: ‘CO2 Saving Us From A New Ice Age’

    • Date: 12/03/10

    Man-made carbon emissions are staving off a new ice age, says a leading environmental scientist. Climate-change expert Dr James Lovelock says the greenhouse gases that have warmed the planet are likely to prevent a big freeze that could last millions of years. In a talk at London’s Science Museum Dr Lovelock said the balance of […]

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  • Emissions Trading Scheme May Bankrupt UK Industries

    • Date: 11/03/10

    A CARBON “tax” could hit the North East’s industrial heartland with companies going bust or moving abroad, a minister has signalled. Energy Minister Lord Hunt made the apparent admission as he came under pressure over the European Union emissions trading scheme in the Lords. Northumberland peer Nigel Vinson asked if ministers had assessed the scheme’s impact […]

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  • Lord Turnbull: The Economic Burden Of Renewables

    • Date: 10/03/10

    House of Lords, 9 March 2010: […] The real scandal here brings me to my third point, which is a constitutional one. It is clear that the promotion of renewables, particularly those of microgeneration, will cost many billions of pounds, most of which will be paid by adding a surcharge to household and company bills. […]

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  • Global Warming Policy Foundation Announces New Advance

    • Date: 09/03/10

    In the few short months since its launch last November, the GWPF has already been able to make a considerable impact on the climate debate. As a result of growing interest and support, the GWPF can announce today that it is expanding its Academic Advisory Council with the addition of seven eminent scientists and economists […]

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  • Professor B P Radhakrishna

    • Date: 09/03/10

    Bangalore Puttaiya Radhakrishna, popularly known as BPR, is one of India’s leading geologists, and often referred to as ‘the doyen of Indian geology’. He regularly writes the editorial in the Journal of Geological Society of India.

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  • Professor Robert Mendelsohn

    • Date: 09/03/10

    Robert Mendelsohn is Professor of Economics at Yale University and one of the world’s leading environmental economists. He has written extensively on the economics of climate change.

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  • 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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