Senior WHO Advisor Urges a Climate Action Response to Covid-19

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A senior executive advisor to the United Nations World Health Organization, which is supposed to be coordinating the global response to the Chinese Coronavirus Pandemic, has just urged nations to embrace climate action as part of their response to the outbreak. How climate change and the coronavirus are linked 02…

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Saturday was Earth Hour

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Social distancing greens worried about whether they should switch off Cable TV or their Internet devices for an hour. Climate Change: Switch Off Or Save? Protecting The Planet Post Earth Hour Mike Hughes This Saturday it is Earth Hour. The World Wildlife Fund’s annual campaign that asks people to ‘switch off’ for…

US States Ditching Reusable Plastic Bag Incentives, to Reduce Covid-19 Contamination Risk

Guest essay by Eric Worrall At least one green initiative is facing the chop, as states and retailers worried about Covid-19 re-embrace the hygiene of single use plastic shopping bags. States Welcome Back Single-Use Plastic Bags to Avoid Contamination DR. SUSAN BERRY 27 Mar 20201834:55 States that introduced “green” regulations that taxed single-use plastic grocery…