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  • Energy Efficiency: Lessons from the Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation

    • Date: 20/10/17
    • Dr John Constable: GWPF Energy Editor
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    New data on the uptake and application of domestic energy efficiency measures under the Green Deal and the Energy Company Obligation provides a useful indication of the likely efficacy of such measures. Where the public is permitted choice, and has to pay for the measures, they are not widely adopted; where they are coerced and […]

  • Green Crap: Another Solar Subsidy Business Goes Bust

    • Date: 20/10/17
    • Associated Press
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    A green energy company heavily incentivized by Mississippi is shutting down, raising questions about whether the state will get repaid. It’s the fourth green subsidy company to go bust recently. Solar panel maker Stion notified the state Tuesday that it would close its Hattiesburg plant Dec. 13, laying off 137 employees. “Intense, non-market competition from foreign solar […]

  • Europe’s Climate Fiasco: Dutch Will Also Miss 2020 Targets

    • Date: 20/10/17
    • Reuters
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    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Netherlands will miss 2020 targets for renewable energy production and greenhouse gas emissions despite new investments in wind power, according to a government review published on Thursday. Based on current projections, green schemes will produce 12.4 percent of the Dutch energy supply by that year, below a 14-percent target agreed with the […]

  • Green Energy Campaigners May Kill The World’s Biggest Science Project

    • Date: 20/10/17
    • Bloomberg
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    The world’s biggest scientific experiment is on course to become the most expensive source of surplus power. With wind-farm campaigners starting to promise subsidy-free power by 2025 and electricity demand in Europe stagnating, the future of fusion research looks bleak. Components of the 20 billion-euro ($24 billion) project are already starting to pile up at a construction site […]

  • Andrew Bolt: Turnbull’s New Energy Plan Just Died

    • Date: 20/10/17
    • Andrew Bolt, Herald Sun
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    The Turnbull Government’s electricity plan is politically stuffed if this is where the debate’s got to: Malcolm Turnbull’s new energy policy is fuelling anxiety among government MPs, who are liken­ing it to a “cap and trade” carbon scheme and demanding that emissions reductions be delayed as long as possible to minimise costs. The Prime Minister yesterday […]

  • Scientific Establishment Rocked By New Science Scandal

    • Date: 20/10/17
    • Reuters
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    LONDON (Reuters) – The World Health Organization’s cancer agency dismissed and edited findings from a draft of its review of the weedkiller glyphosate that were at odds with its final conclusion that the chemical probably causes cancer. Documents seen by Reuters show how a draft of a key section of the International Agency for Research […]

  • Children To Sue 47 European Countries For Failing To Take Action On Climate Change

    • Date: 19/10/17
    • CNN
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    A group of Portuguese children whose district was ravaged by deadly forest fires this summer is to sue 47 European nations, accusing them of failing to take action on climate change. The seven youngsters, aged eight to 18, are taking on the member states of the Council of Europe, who together produce at least 14% of global […]

  • James Delingpole: How The World Bank Keeps Poor Nations Poor

    • Date: 19/10/17
    • James Delingpole, The Spectator
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    Its policy of eco-imperialism forces renewables on a reluctant but largely helpless developing world What is the point of the World Bank? You probably think of it, if at all, as a benign institution, a kind of giant, multilateral aid agency, whose job it is to bring liquidity to developing nations and help them grow […]

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