• Silenced By The Eco-Warrior Establishment

    • Date: 13/09/19
    • Andrew Montford, The Conservative Woman

    Ben Heard, an Australian campaigner for nuclear energy, has been describing how he is hounded by environmental organisations, in particular Friends of the Earth, because of his views. I have been called a racist,’ he says. ‘I have been called corrupt. I am constantly called a lobbyist, which I am not . . . I […]

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  • You Won’t Have Much Luck Selling Electric Cars to Germans

    • Date: 08/09/19
    • Bloomberg

    German drivers still love their gas guzzlers and not many of them are thinking about going electric any time soon. As the world’s leading automakers are gearing up to later this month show off their motors at giant industry fair in Frankfurt, just 16% of drivers in Europe’s biggest economy considering a new car are thinking electric, […]

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  • A Sceptic’s Guide To Global Temperatures

    • Date: 30/08/19
    • Clive Best

    So how accurately do we really know what the earth’s temperature really is? The answer would appear to be not very well  at all since it has been constantly changing since the last IPCC report. Climate change may well turn out to be a benign problem rather than the severe problem or “emergency” it is […]

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  • Why Everything They Say About The Amazon, Including That It’s The ‘Lungs Of The World,’ Is Wrong

    • Date: 28/08/19
    • Michael Shellenberger, Forbes

    The increase in fires burning in Brazil set off a storm of international outrage last week. Celebrities, environmentalists, and political leaders blame Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, for destroying the world’s largest rainforest, the Amazon, which they say is the “lungs of the world.” Singers and actors including Madonna and Jaden Smith shared photos on social […]

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  • Emmanuel Macron’s Climate Change Virtue Signalling

    • Date: 27/08/19
    • Roger Kimball, Spectator USA

    The French president is addicted to the ecstasy of gratuitous self-righteousness The French president Emmanuel Macron is as flighty as the movie character he most resembles, Harold Chasen, the eponymous sillyboy boy in Harold and Maude. As the world’s economies shudder under a variety of eco-angst initiatives, uncertainty over Brexit, the disruptions of Trump’s steely tariff […]

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  • Kathy Gyngell: Beginning Of The End For Climate Hysteria?

    • Date: 26/08/19
    • Kathy Gyngell, The Conservative Woman

    It should come as a wake up call to the MSM who so blindly follow the climate change fanatics’ doomsday prognostications. This is the news that Michael Mann, the litigious climatologist at Penn State University who created the ‘hockey stick graph’ (which appears to show global temperatures taking a noticeable swing upward in the era […]

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  • Mark Steyn: End of the Peer Show

    • Date: 25/08/19
    • Mark Sten, The War on Free Speech

    Bollocks on stilts. Whoops, sorry, we mean peer-reviewed science. Dr Tim Ball appears to have won the long legal jihad launched against him by climate mullah Michael E Mann. Because his court follows “the English rule” as opposed to the stinkeroo “American rule”, the loser (Mann) will have to pay costs – which is as it should be […]

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  • The Bigotry of Environmental Pessimism

    • Date: 22/08/19
    • Michael Shellenberger, Quillette

    For over 50 years, environmentalists have argued that a significant down-sizing of American living standards is required to prevent environmental catastrophe. They have been attacking the American lifestyle since the 1960s. Democratic Presidential candidates and the New York Times rightly condemned the use of inflammatory words like “invasion” by President Donald Trump and Fox News hosts to describe the desperate people […]

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