The Atlantic: President Trump’s Fault Other Countries are Missing Their Paris Agreement Goals

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to The Atlantic President Trump’s climate leadership will “devastate the Earth”. The Global Rightward Shift on Climate Change ROBINSON MEYER President Trump may be leading the rich, English-speaking world to scale back environmental policies. Last Thursday, Malcolm Turnbull was the prime minister of Australia. By the end of this…

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Germany’s retreat from Paris Climate Accord goals

Via Reuters: Merkel says EU should meet existing emissions aims, not set new ones A proliferation of extreme weather events around the world provides ample evidence that climate change is a reality, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday, but she rejected calls for more ambitious climate protection goals. But Merkel said such calls, most…

Australian PM Turnbull steps down over Paris Climate Accord issue

CLIMATE CHANGE BILL’S FAILURE TOPPLES AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER MALCOLM TURNBULL By Michael Bastasch Australia has a new prime minister after the governing coalition refused to support global warming-related legislation pushed by former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. Turnbull stepped down Friday as a vote of no confidence loomed. Turnbull has been replaced by Scott Morrison, who…

Aussie PM Humiliating Backdown on Paris Agreement Pledges

Guest essay by Eric Worrall With the growing likelihood of an open party revolt and a leadership challenge, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been forced into a humiliating backdown over his efforts to enshrine Australia’s Paris Agreement pledges into legislation. Turnbull backflips on emissions as Dutton challenge emerges by Malcolm Farr and Charis Chang…

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Michael Bloomberg Pays USA's Paris Agreement Tithe

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Michael Bloomberg has fulfilled an earlier promise by commiting to paying $4.5 million dollars to the United Nations, money which federal taxpayers would have paid had President Trump kept the USA in the Paris Agreement. Bloomberg gives $4.5 million to help U.S. keep Paris climate accord commitment APR 22, 2018…

Stossel exposes the Paris Accord: The overheated cost of climate change

Oren Cass joins John Stossel to talk about the Paris Agreement and how climate “catastrophists” are harming the debate over on how to adapt to the changing global climate. Video and transcript follows. This video is part of a special collaboration with John Stossel and City Journal contributors.   Transcript John Stossel: Another hot year. Global warming! What will we do about that?…

Christiana Figueres: Heavy Industry Dragging Down Green Progress

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Paris Agreement Architect and Former UNFCCC head Christiana Figueres is disappointed at the ongoing failure of heavy industry to reduce their dependency on vast amounts of reliable energy. INTERVIEW-Dirty industry undermines push to curb global warming – ex-UN climate chief by Sophie Hares | @SophieHares | Thomson Reuters Foundation Friday,…