• New Paper: Public Health Commission Is “Sacrificing The Poor”

    • Date: 18/01/18
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 18 January: A pair of influential reports published by the medical journal, The Lancet, are a “gross distortion” of public health science and threaten to devastate public health in the developing world. That is the warning by eminent epidemiologist Mikko Paunio. The Lancet Commissions on Pollution and Health have claimed that the third world is suffering […]

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  • Trump Repeats His Offer To Renegotiate The Paris Climate Accord

    • Date: 11/01/18
    • Reuters

    President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his primary concern with the Paris climate accord was that it treated the United States unfairly and that if a better deal could be reached, Washington might be persuaded to rejoin the agreement. “It treated the United States very unfairly,” Trump said during a news conference with Norwegian Prime […]

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  • It’s All Over: German Parties Agree To Scrap Legally Binding 2020 Climate Target

    • Date: 08/01/18
    • Reuters

    BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s would-be coalition partners have agreed to drop an ambitious plan to lower carbon dioxide emissions by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2020, two sources told Reuters on Monday — a potential embarrassment for Chancellor Angela Merkel.   Leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the acting German Chancellor Angela […]

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  • Brave Green World: Many Europeans ‘Too Poor’ To Heat Their Homes

    • Date: 07/01/18
    • Euronews

    Almost 9% of Europeans can’t afford to heat their homes Every country in Europe has people living in fuel poverty. Figures from a study published by the EU agency, Eurostat which surveyed people from across the continent, showed Bulgaria with 39% of its population unable to afford to heat their homes properly. Lithuania and Greece […]

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  • German Energiewende: “We Can’t Afford This Insanity For Much Longer.”

    • Date: 06/01/18
    • Spiegel Online

    Germany has to send electricity to neighbouring countries – and has to pay for it Germany is giving away electricity to its neighbors electricity.  According to a report by “Handelsblatt” several thousand megawatt hours flowed over the borders on New Year’s Day. And not even free of charge: whoever accepted Germany’s electricity gift was paid to take […]

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  • America Could Be Crowned Oil King Of The World In 2018

    • Date: 04/01/18
    • Money CNN

    Surging shale oil output should allow the United States to dethrone Russia and Saudi Arabia as the planet’s leading crude oil producer, Rystad predicted in a recent report. The U.S. hasn’t been the global leader, nor ahead of both Russia and Saudi Arabia, since 1975. “The market has completely changed due to the U.S. shale […]

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  • Europe’s Green Madness: Russia’s Grip On Anti-Fracking EU Tightening

    • Date: 03/01/18
    • OilPrice.com

    Despite years of effort from the EU, Russia’s grip over natural gas supplies in Europe is tightening, not waning. Gazprom shipped 190 billion cubic meters of natural gas to Europe in 2017—a record high, according to Bloomberg. In 2018, that figure is expected to dip slightly to 180 billion cubic meters, which will still be the […]

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  • 2018 Starts With Record Cold in Parts of US

    • Date: 01/01/18
    • Voice of America

    Bone-chilling cold gripped the middle of the U.S. as 2018 began Monday, breaking low temperature records, icing some New Year’s celebrations and leading to at least two deaths attributed to exposure to the elements. The National Weather Service issued wind chill advisories covering a vast area from South Texas all the way to Canada and […]

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