• The truth behind the Government’s latest light bulbs ban

    • Date: 09/06/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    The truth is that the UK government’s track record on lighting policy is a scandal. The UK government’s Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is today cynically trying to take credit for the spontaneous market innovation of LEDs by needlessly banning halogen and fluorescent bulbs. The truth is that the UK government’s track […]

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  • Major new climate impact paper misleads public

    • Date: 08/06/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    London, 8 June: A major report on the economic impact of climate change published by the insurance giant Swiss Re  and heavily promoted by the media and Oxfam is misleading the public, according to a rebuttal published today by the Global Warming Policy Forum (GWPF). Author Tim Worstall says that Swiss Re’s claim climate change […]

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  • German government warns of dangerous water pollution and public health threat from heat pumps

    • Date: 03/06/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    London, 3 June – In light of a public health warning by the German government, the Global Warming Policy Forum (GWPF) is calling on Boris Johnson to halt the planned rollout of heat pumps and to undertake an environmental impact assessment before rushing into a public health fiasco. In recent days, the German Federal Environment […]

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  • Heat pump lobbyists resort to PR stunt about heat pump costs

    • Date: 28/05/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    In response to a wave of public anger about government plans to force households to ditch their gas boilers and switch to expensive and less effective heat pumps, promoters of heat pumps are now promising implausible cost reductions. Current costs of heat pumps are on average about £10,000 per household to install, with worryingly high […]

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  • Government in chaos over planned gas boiler ban

    • Date: 27/05/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    The Global Warming Policy Forum (GWPF) today urged Boris Johnson to pause the poorly designed green home heating policies before they collapse into a humiliating fiasco. In recent days the government’s intention to ban gas boilers and force households to switch to very expensive and less-effective Heat Pumps has produced a wave of well-founded public […]

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  • GWPF launches ‘workable alternative to Net Zero’

    • Date: 18/05/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    Current Net Zero plans and roadmaps branded ‘utopian and unsustainable’  London 18 May — With mounting concern in the media about the true cost of the Government’s Net Zero project the Global Warming Policy Forum (GWPF) is today publishing a realistic alternative that reduces CO2 emissions without inflicting astronomical costs on consumers. The Government’s current […]

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  • Shale revolution makes extreme global warming scenarios implausible

    • Date: 07/05/21
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Many climate modellers are still using false assumptions that are no longer credible London, 7 May: A new paper published by the Global Warming Policy Foundation reveals that the shale revolution and the global shift from coal to gas has made the worst global warming scenario, known as RCP8.5, highly unlikely. The paper, written by Tim Worstall, shows that […]

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  • Excessive renewable energy subsidies are now a major obstacle to Net Zero

    • Date: 06/05/21
    • Global Warming Policy Forum

    As the rising costs of renewable energy subsidies are beginning to throw a spanner in the government’s decarbonisation policies, the Global Warming Policy Forum is proposing a radical reform of UK energy policy: removing subsidy costs from consumer energy bills and instead fund the cost from central taxation. This would expose the huge and currently hidden costs of renewable energy to […]

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