• US Threatens Sanctions On German Firms Building Russian Pipeline

    • Date: 14/01/19
    • Reuters
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    U.S. President Donald Trump has accused Germany of being a “captive” of Moscow because of its reliance on Russian energy and urged it to halt work on the $11 billion gas pipeline. The pipeline, which would carry gas straight to Germany under the Baltic Sea, has also been criticized in some quarters because it would […]

  • Warmer Than Thought? GWPF Science Editor Sceptical About New Ocean-Warming Paper

    • Date: 12/01/19
    • Radio France Internationale (RFI)
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    A new report published in the US journal Science, led by the Chinese Academy of Sciences, suggests the world’s oceans are warming 40 percent faster than what a UN panel predicted five years ago. Although data collection is more accurate than in the past, some experts advise against jumping to hasty conclusions. About 93 percent […]

  • Heaviest Snowfall in 100 Years Brings Chaos To Alpine Ski Resorts

    • Date: 12/01/19
    • The Times
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    Thousands of British holidaymakers face travel chaos in Austria today after the country experienced the heaviest snowfalls in a century and was bracing for another round of storms. Three metres of snow fell in the space of 48 hours in some parts of the country and more than a metre is forecast to fall today […]

  • The West’s Green Suicide: China & India To Overtake U.S. And Europe By 2030

    • Date: 12/01/19
    • Business Insider
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    The United States of America could lose its position as the world’s biggest economy as soon as next year — and once that happens, it is unlikely to regain the top spot as developing Asian economies power ahead. Business Insider using Standard Chartered data   According to research released this week by Standard Chartered Bank, […]

  • Terence Corcoran: Who Will Replace Obama’s Man At The World Bank?

    • Date: 12/01/19
    • Terence Corcoran, Financial Post
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    The global political scramble to replace Jim Yong Kim promises to be an ideological free-for-all The surprise early resignation of World Bank President Jim Yong Kim on Monday has produced a flurry of reactions from the bank’s supporters and critics, although none have come close to outlining the best option for a post-Second World War […]

  • Search Starts For New World Bank President

    • Date: 12/01/19
    • Desmond Davies, GNA London Bureau Chief, Ghana News Agency
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    The Global Warming Policy Forum (GWPF) said it welcomed Dr Kim’s departure, accusing him of turning “the World Bank into a green think tank, betraying its core mission of lifting the world’s most disadvantaged populations out of poverty.” London, Jan. 11, GNA – The search is on for the next President of the World Bank following […]

  • Snowfall Hasn’t Changed In Nearly 50 Years

    • Date: 12/01/19
    • Anthony Watts, Watts Up With That
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    From the “alarmists and their cats are grumpy over this” department.   There’s been some recent hubbub over decreasing snowfall in the northern hemisphere by the usual suspects, who claim that AGW is reducing snow cover. And then of course, there’s Dr. David Viner of CRU, who famously said in a story in the UK […]

  • China: No More Wind Or Solar If It Can’t Beat Coal On Price

    • Date: 11/01/19
    • John Parnell, Forbes
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    China has said it will not approve wind and solar power projects unless they can compete with coal power prices. Beijing pulled the plug on support for large solar projects, which had been receiving a per kWh payment, in late May. That news came immediately after the country’s largest solar industry event and caught everyone by surprise. Officials are […]

  • Britain’s Diesel Fiasco Causes Rising CO2 Emissions

    • Date: 11/01/19
    • Daily Express
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    Diesel cars are in decline due to the wide condemnation of the fuel type as a result of the VW Dieselgate scandal of 2015. The overall decline in new diesel car sales has caused CO2 emissions to rise. Once revered for their lower CO2 emissions and high mileage, diesel is now the dirty word in the car […]

  • China’s Electric Car Companies Slump Amid Reports Of Subsidy Cuts

    • Date: 11/01/19
    • The Economic Times
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    Shares in China’s new energy vehicle (NEV) makers and other firms in the industry chain are pummelled, after media reports that Beijing this year could continue to cut subsidies for NEVs. The CSI new energy vehicles index, which tracks major NEV players on the mainland, skids as much as 2.7 per cent. Wuxi Lead Intelligent […]



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