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  • Arctic Sea Ice Bounces Back

    • Date: 26/05/17
    • Sunshine Hours
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    Arctic Sea Ice extent is 800,000 km2 higher than it was in 2016. GWPF TV: A Brief History Of Arctic Angst   Sunshine Hours, 25 May 2017

  • China On Verge Of Mass Production Of New Nuclear Reactors

    • Date: 26/05/17
    • Nasdaq
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    Government-run China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) is ready to put its new third-generation reactor known as the Hualong One into “bulk construction”, the company’s vice-president Yu Peigen said on Wednesday. The dome for the fifth reactor at Fuqing is lifted on Thursday morning. /CNNC Photo Speaking at a briefing to mark the installation of the […]

  • OPEC Doubles Down on its Losing Hand

    • Date: 25/05/17
    • The American Interest
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    The oil cartel OPEC and a collection of ten other petrostates recommitted themselves to a plan to cut production this week. The FT reports: The agreement hammered out in Vienna on Thursday will see the 1.8m barrel a day cuts, first agreed in November, extended to the end of the first quarter of 2018. Russia and other […]

  • U.S. Republicans Warn Trump: Staying In Paris Deal Will Preserve Obama-Era Green Regulations

    • Date: 25/05/17
    • The Washington Times
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    Republican senators on Thursday morning warned President Trump that remaining in the landmark Paris climate pact will essentially guarantee that a host of Obama-era environmental regulations remain on the books for good. In a letter to the president, the lawmakers urged Mr. Trump to withdraw from the deal, which calls on the U.S. to cut […]

  • India Halves Tax On Coal, Increases Tax On Solar Panels

    • Date: 25/05/17
    • Reuters
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    State-run Coal India Ltd, saddled with millions of tonnes of unsold coal, is expected to be the biggest beneficiary of a controversial government decision to more than halve the local sales tax on the fuel after a jump in local supplies. The world’s third-largest greenhouse gas emitting country said last Friday it would lower the […]

  • Matt Ridley: Peer Review Of Science Is A Deeply Tainted System

    • Date: 24/05/17
    • Matt Ridley, The Times
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    The latest university prank is embarrassing to academia and hilarious for the rest of us. Philosophy professor Peter Boghossian and mathematician Dr James Lindsay made up a learned paper on the “conceptual penis” as a “gender-performative, highly fluid social construct” that is “the conceptual driver behind much of climate change”, stuffed it full of random […]

  • Trump’s Budget Eliminates Funding For UN Global Warming Programmes

    • Date: 24/05/17
    • Michael Bastasch, The Daily Caller
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    The Trump administration has proposed eliminating nearly $1.6 billion in international programs aimed at promoting green energy and fighting global warming. That includes providing no funding to the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund (GCF), which hands out money for programs to adapt or mitigate global warming. The White House said this proposal is in line […]

  • Senator Rand Paul: Say Au Revoir to Paris Climate Agreement

    • Date: 23/05/17
    • Sen. Rand Paul, Fox News
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    The federal government should be beholden to one authority and one authority alone—our Constitution—and not some U.N. bureaucrats. It is my duty as a senator to uphold and defend the Constitution. One of my most important responsibilities in this role is to provide advice and consent on treaties, a check and balance on the Executive Branch. […]

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