• The Growing Absurdities Of The German Energiewende

    • Date: 16/01/19
    • Christoph Eisenring, Neue Zürcher Zeitung
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    In Bavaria, two gas-fired power plants of the latest generation stand around as investment ruins. Nevertheless, one of the operators wants to build a third one at the same location. This can only be understood against the background of the misguided German Energiewende. At the beginning of the year, the number of successful reports on […]

  • New Allegations Of ‘Fishy’ Climate Science

    • Date: 15/01/19
    • Graham Lloyd, The Australian
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    Veteran marine scientist Walter Starck says generations of ­researchers have been schooled in a culture wherein threats to the Great Barrier Reef are an unquestionable belief from which all evidence is interpreted. A collage of 50 lionfish was supposed to dampen questions over concerns around the academic rigour of former star James Cook University research student […]

  • Ocean Warming: Inadequate Data, Unknown Errors

    • Date: 15/01/19
    • Dr David Whitehouse, GWPF Science Editor
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    The oceans are warming, they have to be. If they were not then climate science would be in trouble. If ocean warming is not accelerating then climate science is also in trouble. The warming of the oceans is one of the key topics in climate change. The Earth’s climate system is responding to an energy […]

  • Environmentalists Fear Trump’s Pick Will Reverse World Bank’s Climate Change Focus

    • Date: 15/01/19
    • Valerie Richardson, The Washington Times
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    Given Mr. Trump’s record of shaking up the international order — he has moved to pull the U.S. out of UNESCO and the Paris climate accord — it would come as no surprise if he replaces the climate-conscious Mr. Kim with an executive eager to bring coal-fired power to Africa and Asia. World Bank President […]

  • 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 […]

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