• Sir Jim Ratcliff: Green Taxes Are Killing Europe

    • Date: 13/02/19
    • Energy Voice
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    Ineos founder and Brexit-backer Sir Jim Ratcliffe has slammed the EU over expensive regulations and “stupid” green taxes he claims are choking Europe’s chemicals industry. In an open letter to European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, Sir Jim warned Europe is “no longer competitive” as a result of its strict energy and labour laws, which he […]

  • IPPR Disaster Story

    • Date: 12/02/19
    • Andrew Montford, GWPF
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    The media gets itself into trouble over natural disasters again There has been much huffing and puffing in the media today about a new report from the Institute of Public Policy Research, which claims that the environment is facing multiple disasters, all at once. Same old, same old, I hear you say. And you wouldn’t […]

  • Labor Unions Fear Democrats’ Green New Deal Poses Job Threat

    • Date: 12/02/19
    • Reuters
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    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Labor unions say they are withholding support for a Green New Deal unveiled by Democrats last week to transition the American economy away from fossil fuels, arguing the loosely-defined plan could kill jobs if its architects aren’t careful. The cool response from unions underscores the challenge facing Democratic presidential hopefuls who support […]

  • China and India Lead The Way In Global Greening

    • Date: 12/02/19
    • NASA Earth Observatory, 11 February 2019
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    The world is literally a greener place than it was twenty years ago, and data from NASA satellites has revealed a counterintuitive source for much of this new foliage. A new study shows that China and India—the world’s most populous countries—are leading the increase in greening on land. The effect comes mostly from ambitious tree-planting […]

  • Old Warmth In The Sea And New Cold In The Living Room

    • Date: 12/02/19
    • Prof Fritz Vahrenholt, Achse des Guten
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    In January 2019, Science published a work worth reading entitled “The Little Ice Age and the 20th-century deep Pacific cooling”. The result: the Pacific has cooled down in depth from 1870 until today, the Atlantic has not. The circulation of the deep sea means that the Pacific depths are still influenced today by the Medieval […]

  • ‘Insect Collapse’: “Hyper-Alarming” Study Was Hype

    • Date: 11/02/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    Calls for withdrawal of “insect collapse” paper London, 11 February: The scientific paper behind newspaper claims that insect populations were threatened with extinction was based on data known to be unreliable. That’s according to the Global Warming Policy Foundation, which today called for the paper to be withdrawn. The paper, by US scientists Bradford C Lister and […]

  • Green Madness: UK Government Accused Of Killing Shale Revolution

    • Date: 11/02/19
    • The Sun
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    THE GOVERNMENT has been accused of killing the fracking revolution by forcing drilling firms to suspend work over tiny tremors. It comes after a group of 49 scientists urged ministers to urgently review the fracking earthquake limit Current rules force fracking firms to stop drilling if tremors reach 0.5 on the Richter scale. Professor Quentin […]

  • Empty Planet: The Oldest Eco-Scare Goes Up In Smoke

    • Date: 10/02/19
    • Lyman Stone, The Wall Street Journal
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    Governments stoke fears about overpopulation, but the reality is that fertility rates are falling faster than most experts can readily explain. PHOTO: ARTUR WIDAK/NURPHOTO VIA GETTY IMAGES  Is a dangerous population explosion imminent? For decades we’ve been told so by scientific elites, starting with the Club of Rome reports in the 1970s. But in their compelling […]

  • Jason Pye: The Green New Deal Is A Communist Manifesto, 21st Century

    • Date: 10/02/19
    • Jason Pye, RealClearMarkets
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    A 21st-century take on Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels’ Communist Manifesto was introduced in the form of a nonbinding resolution introduced by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.). The resolution effectively does nothing other than express the sense that Congress should pass a so-called “Green New Deal” whose wholly unattainable goals would almost certainly […]

  • House Of Lords Standards Watchdog Launches Probe Into UK Climate Change Chief John Gummer

    • Date: 10/02/19
    • David Rose, Mail on Sunday
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    The Lords sleaze watchdog has launched a formal investigation into claims that John Selwyn Gummer failed to declaremore than £600,000 of payments made to his private company by ‘green’ businesses that stand to profit from his advice to Ministers.  Five MPs lodged a complaint with Standards Commissioner Lucy Scott-Moncrieff following last week’s Mail on Sunday revelations […]

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