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End the ‘War on Coal’

End the ‘War on Coal’

  By Bryan Leyland and Tom Harris At the recent Environmental Protection Agency public hearing in Charleston, West Virginia, on withdrawing the “Clean Power Plan,” anti-coal activists were out in force: the Climate Justice Alliance, Sierra Club, Citizens Climate Lobby, Natural Resource Defense Council and many others. The New York Times reported that several groups also met at the University […]

Activists distorted view of coal at EPA hearing

Activists distorted view of coal at EPA hearing

    By Bryan Leyland and Tom Harris At this week’s Environmental Protection Agency public hearing on the withdrawal of the ‘Clean Power Plan’ in Charleston, West Virginia, anti-coal activists were out in force. The meeting was swamped with activists—Climate Justice Alliance, Sierra Club, Citizens Climate Lobby, Mid‐Ohio Valley Climate Action, Moms Clean Air Force, Natural Resources Defense Council, etc. Several groups also met at the University of […]

Commentary: Would you bet your paycheck on a weather forecast?

Commentary: Would you bet your paycheck on a weather forecast?

    By Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris Dr. Thomas Sowell, Senior Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, summarized the problem the world faces with climate change policy: “Would you bet your paycheck on the weather forecast for tomorrow? If not, then why should this country bet billions on global warming predictions that have even less foundation?” Sowell […]

Avalanches of global warming alarmism

Avalanches of global warming alarmism

. By Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris Throughout the United Nations Climate Change Conference that wrapped up in Bonn, Germany this week, the world has been inundated with the usual avalanche of manmade global warming alarmism. The UN expects us to believe that extreme weather, shrinking sea ice, and sea level rise will soon […]

Macron unaware how IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) has deceived the world

Macron unaware how IPCC  (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) has deceived the world

 . By Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris On Wednesday, French President Emmanuel Macron told the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany, that France would cover the cost of U.S. donations to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) that President Donald Trump has vowed to cancel. Macron demonstrated that he does not […]

Avalanche of global warming propaganda about to hit

Avalanche of global warming propaganda about to hit

    By Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris With the United Nations Climate Change Conference starting on Monday in Bonn, Germany, we need to brace ourselves for an avalanche of global warming propaganda. We’ll be told that extreme weather, sea level rise, and shrinking sea ice are all about to get much worse if […]

Hurricanes not the result of climate change

Hurricanes not the result of climate change

  By Dr. Madhav L. Khandekar and Tom Harris A Washington Post-ABC News poll released on Thursday shows that 55% of Americans think that the severity of recent hurricanes is most likely “the result of global climate change.” That people believe this is not surprising—we are told over and over: man-made global warming has made the […]

UN climate panel cannot be trusted

UN climate panel cannot be trusted

    By Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris Policy-makers, not scientists, lead the IPCC process In his Opening Statement on Wednesday at the 46th Session of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in Montreal, IPCC Chair Hoesung Lee asserted that “Science underpins the negotiating process and provides the evidence base for […]

Adapt to climate change; don’t try to stop it

Adapt to climate change; don’t try to stop it

    By Dr. Madhav Khandekar and Tom Harris Former Vice-President Al Gore could not have chosen a worse time to release his new climate change film, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. For, ‘global temperatures’ were higher in 2006 – 2007 when An Inconvenient Truth was released and Gore won the Nobel Peace Prize […]

The gods must be laughing—at Al Gore

The gods must be laughing—at Al Gore

    By Tom Harris Overlooked in the controversies about former Vice-President Al Gore’s global warming films, An Inconvenient Truth (2006) and An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power (2017), is that truth is not possible in science. Scientific hypotheses, and even scientific theories, are not truth; they can be, and often are, wrong.  Truth applies […]