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  • Work Begins On Key Climate Report Overseen By Trump Administration

    • Date: 18/02/20
    • E&E News
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    The next National Climate Assessment is beginning to take shape at a time when President Trump warned world leaders to reject “alarmists” and as his conservative allies make plans to intervene in the report’s preparation to question the findings of mainstream scientists. The Fifth National Climate Assessment is scheduled for release in 2022, about halfway […]

  • Flooding Exposes Folly of Misbalanced UK Climate Policies

    • Date: 18/02/20
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Forum
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    London, 18 February: In view of the habitual failure of UK governments to prevent and alleviate significant flooding events the Global Warming Policy Forum is calling for a radical rebalancing of adaptation and mitigation in the country’s climate change policies. Since 2002 the UK has been spending increasingly large sums on climate change mitigation, mostly through subsidies to renewables. Between 2017 and today, […]

  • Mob Rules In Cambridge As Police Allows Extinction Rebellion Activists To Dig Up Trinity College’s Lawn

    • Date: 18/02/20
    • The Times
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    Residents in Cambridge have accused the police of allowing “mob rule” after Extinction Rebellion activists blocked roads and vandalised the lawn of one of the university’s colleges. The anti-climate change group was given police permission to stop traffic, including ambulances and buses, in a week-long demonstration in the city that began yesterday. More than a dozen activists, […]

  • Good News: Millennials Are The Biggest Climate Hypocrites

    • Date: 17/02/20
    • The Times
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    Millennials often pride themselves on their eco-credentials while the baby boomer generation is accused of poor stewardship of the planet — but new research suggests otherwise. When it comes to reducing our carbon footprint, younger people fall short. They buy cheap clothes from Asos, ride Ubers rather than buses, have fast food sent via Deliveroo and eat […]

  • Staying Power Of Kilimanjaro Snow Defies Al Gore’s Gloomy Forecast

    • Date: 17/02/20
    • The Times
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    Kilimanjaro has a habit of defying predictions. Some climate scientists had forecast that all of its icefields and glaciers would have completely melted by now. Yet data suggests a number are stubbornly clinging on, albeit shrunken. Predictions that there would be no more snow on Africa’s highest peak long before we entered this decade spurred […]

  • At Last: No 10 Tells BBC Licence Fee Will Be Scrapped

    • Date: 16/02/20
    • The Sunday Times
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    TV channels face axe in move to subscriptions Downing Street turned on the BBC last night — vowing to scrap the television licence fee and make viewers pay a subscription. The national broadcaster could also be compelled to downsize and sell off most of its radio stations. In a plan that would change the face […]

  • How Climate Hysteria & Left-Wing Extremism May Turn The U.S. Into A Socialist Nightmare

    • Date: 15/02/20
    • Editorial, The Wall Street Journal
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    Bernie Sanders is riding the intellectual currents that the Democratic Party and its elites have nurtured. Bernie Sanders’s victory in New Hampshire on top of his tie in Iowa makes him a favorite for the Democratic presidential nomination. Hard to believe, but in a winnable race against President Trump the opposition may nominate a socialist […]

  • Cheap Gas Imperils Net Zero & Undercuts Wind And Solar

    • Date: 15/02/20
    • Bloomberg
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    Natural gas prices are likely to stay low for decades, making it almost impossible for states, cities and utilities to achieve zero-carbon in power production by 2050 or earlier. This will almost certainly be a record-breaking year for the advance of solar and wind power across the U.S. The additions that are in progress or planned […]

  • Why The Green New Deal Would Destroy The Environment

    • Date: 14/02/20
    • Paul Driessen, The Federalist
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    The Green New Deal is anything but ‘clean’ or ‘green.’ Even the relatively modest numbers of solar and wind installations in the United States today are causing serious environmental damage. A few minutes of serious thought from self-described environmentalists would prompt a realization that if the Green New Deal, a program championed by Rep. Alexandria […]

  • UK Police Compared To Stasi and Gestapo By Judge As He Rules They Interfered In Freedom Of Speech

    • Date: 14/02/20
    • The Daily Telegraph
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    Judge says that the effect of police turning up at Mr Miller’s workplace “because of his political opinions must not be underestimated”. Humberside Police unlawfully interfered with a man’s right to freedom of expression by turning up at his place of work over his allegedly “transphobic” tweets, the High Court has ruled. Former police officer Harry […]

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