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  • GWPF Podcast: Rupert Darwall’s New Book On Green Tyranny

    • Date: 08/11/17
    • GWPF Podcast
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    Benny Peiser interviews Rupert Darwall about his new book, ‘Green Tyranny: Exposing the Totalitarian Roots of the Climate Industrial Complex’. Listen here

  • With America’s ‘Clean Coal’ Flagship Dead, Is CCS Still Credible?

    • Date: 08/11/17
    • Chris Lo, Power Technology
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    A report published by UK-based think tank Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) and authored by Professor Gordon Hughes, economics professor at the University of Edinburgh and former advisor to the World Bank, argues that the economics of CCS, especially for coal, don’t make sense today, and are unlikely to start doing so in the future. […]

  • New Data Confirms Offshore Wind Costs Are Rising Not Falling

    • Date: 08/11/17
    • Dr John Constable: GWPF Energy Editor
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    New data relating to the sale of a 50% share in the Walney Offshore Wind Farm extension project confirms the conclusions of the GWPF’s recent study, Offshore Wind Strike Prices: Behind the Headlines (2017): offshore wind capital costs are not falling, and appear to be rising due to the costs of construction in deeper water.   […]

  • NASA: Volcanic Activity Is Heating Up Antarctica’s Ice Sheet

    • Date: 08/11/17
    • Daily Caller, NASA
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    Ancient underground streams of heated rock, called a mantle plume, might be an explanation for the instability of Antarctica’s western ice sheet, according to a new NASA study. Scientists have been debating whether or not mantle plume heat contributes to western Antarctica’s instability. Some recent studies provided evidence this might be the case, but even […]

  • German Greens Drop Car And Coal Policies In Coalition Talks With Merkel

    • Date: 08/11/17
    • The Guardian
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    Decision to drop key issues welcomed by other negotiating parties but criticised by some supporters  Angela Merkel is followed through a glass corridor by the Green party co-leader Katrin Göring-Eckardt during the coalition talks. Photograph: Filip Singer/EPA Germany’s Green party has agreed to compromise on key environmental issues in talks between parties hoping to form […]

  • Climate Targets Threaten Germany’s Prosperity, Ministry of Economy Warns

    • Date: 08/11/17
    • Jan Dams, Die Welt
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    Germany will miss its 2030 climate targets by a mile. This emerges from calculations by the Federal Ministry of Economics. Trying to do so would risk Germany’s economic prosperity. Experts at the Federal Ministry of Economics have written an eight-page briefing paper for  participants at the exploratory coalition talks currently underway in Berlin. The paper’s […]

  • BBC News: Prince Charles Lobbied On Climate Policy After Shares Purchase

    • Date: 08/11/17
    • Paradise Papers reporting team BBC Panorama
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    Prince Charles campaigned to alter climate-change agreements without disclosing his private estate had an offshore financial interest in what he was promoting, BBC Panorama has found. Paradise Papers: Prince Charles’ offshore investments revealed The Paradise Papers show the Duchy of Cornwall in 2007 secretly bought shares worth $113,500 in a Bermuda company that would benefit from a […]

  • 2017 Global Temperature: Too Early To Tell

    • Date: 07/11/17
    • Dr David Whitehouse, GWPF Science Editor
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    It is far too early to judge this year’s global temperature developments and their significance regarding the long-term warming trend. The United Nations climate change conference, held in Bonn this year, is always the cue for press releases from the World Meteorological Office and the UK Met Office in which they give their assessment of the […]

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