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  • Trump Era Begins With Pledge To Eliminate Obama’s Climate Action Plan

    • Date: 20/01/17
    • David Jackson and Gregory Korte , USA TODAY
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    WASHINGTON — As President Trump delivered his inaugural address Friday, his staff posted a variety of proposals ranging from an “American First Foreign Policy”  to killing President Obama’s climate action plan — plans largely echoing his campaign website. President Trump wants to get rid of ‘harmful and unnecessary policies such as the Climate Action Plan’ REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst   “For too long, we’ve […]

  • Trump’s NOAA Administrator Must Address the Temperature Record Controversy

    • Date: 20/01/17
    • Roy Spencer PhD
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    NOAA has been actively “adjusting” the thermometer record of global temperatures over the years by making the present warmer, and the past colder, leading to an ever increasing upward temperature trend An article appeared in the Washington Post yesterday entitled, “Who Will Lead NOAA Under President Trump?“. Written by the Capitol Weather Gang’s Jason Samenow, […]

  • 2016’s Record Warmth Brought Record Crop Yields, Fewer Storms

    • Date: 20/01/17
    • Michael Bastasch, The Daily Caller
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    While the media worried about anthropogenic global warming scenarios, some good news in 2016 was likely missed: record crop yields and relatively fewer storms. Global crop yields hit record levels, according to United Nations data. Production of wheat, coarse grains and rice are forecasted to be higher in 2016 than the previous year. The United Nations […]

  • Green Energy Advocates Alarmed About Theresa May’s Brexit Plans

    • Date: 20/01/17
    • Sonja van Renssen, Energy Post
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    It suddenly looks like the UK may not stay in the EU’s Emission Trading System (ETS) and internal energy market after all. In her speech at Lancaster House on Tuesday, 17 January, UK Prime Minister Theresa May crystallised the “hard Brexit” path that the UK has started down. Among other things, she said: “Not partial membership of […]

  • Trump’s Energy Revolution Poses Many Challenges

    • Date: 20/01/17
    • Gregory Meyer, Financial Times
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    As Donald Trump moves into the White House, it would be hard to dream up a cabinet friendlier to fossil fuels. His nominees include Rex Tillerson, the former ExxonMobil chief tapped for secretary of state; Scott Pruitt, picked to run the environmental watchdog he fought as Oklahoma attorney-general; and Rick Perry, a former Texas governor […]

  • Britain Hit By Another Climate Policy Fiasco: £168 Million Up In Smoke

    • Date: 20/01/17
    • The Construction Index
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    Failed attempts by the UK government to encourage the development of carbon capture and storage have cost the tax payer £168m, according to a report from the National Audit Office (NAO). The government spent £100m on a competition to promote carbon capture and storage (CCS) schemes but it all fell apart. This was even after […]

  • Frits Bolkestein: Intellectuals And Climate Alarmism

    • Date: 20/01/17
    • Elsevier
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    Frits Bolkestein is former leader of the Netherland’s People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy, a former Minister of Defence and former EU Commissioner. In the early seventies, the world must have looked frightening to Dennis Meadows and his team at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, when they dealt with limits to growth. This was the […]

  • Pruitt: Human Role In Climate Change ‘Subject To Continuing Debate’

    • Date: 19/01/17
    • Timothy Mama, The Hill
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    President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said Wednesday that climate change is real, but he is skeptical of the degree to which humans contribute. The position outlined by Scott Pruitt, the current Republican attorney general of Oklahoma, goes farther than Trump’s previously stated position that climate change is a “hoax.” […]

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