Beware The Precautionary Principle

Sanjeev Sabhlok: Why The Precautionary Principle Is Bad Policy The Times of India, 23 July 2019 We have evolved as a species to be curious about scary things. Newspapers love to publish scary reports, which are like click-bait: they catch our attention. Health scares fascinate us the most. Environmental scares grab our interest, as well. … Continue reading Beware The Precautionary Principle

Climate Change- Essential Reading Arthur Chrenkoff,enhance,format&crop=faces,entropy,edges&fit=crop&w=820&h=550 This could be it. None of the contents are new or original, but in this longer-than-an-average opinion piece, Bjorn Lomborg distils all the elements of the argument he has been making for the past decade or two – coincidentally, from a position of someone who is not a “climate change denier” … Continue reading Climate Change- Essential Reading

Energy Hard Facts

COMMENTARY Inconvenient Energy Realities Mark P. Mills JULY 1, 2019  ENERGY The math behind “The New Energy Economy: An Exercise in Magical Thinking” A week doesn’t pass without a mayor, governor, policymaker or pundit joining the rush to demand, or predict, an energy future that is entirely based on wind/solar and batteries, freed from the … Continue reading Energy Hard Facts

A conversation with John Christy, for Association des climato-réalistes

Guest interview by Grégoire Canlorbe. John Raymond Christy is a climate scientist at the University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) whose chief interests are satellite remote sensing of global climate and global climate change. In February 2019 he was named as a member of the EPA Science Advisory Board. In May 2019 he was interviewed … Continue reading A conversation with John Christy, for Association des climato-réalistes

ABC Four Corners-Murray Darling Basin Massacre

Not for the first time, last night's Four Corners programme must surely go down in broadcasting annals as quite the most misleading, dishonest dissertation ever produced. The major target for the attack, Webster Limited, has drawn a strong reply which everybody interested should read- This nationally damaging episode should be called out for what it … Continue reading ABC Four Corners-Murray Darling Basin Massacre