Old King Coal Not Going “Gentle Into That Good Night”

Guest “Rage, rage against the dying of the light” by David Middleton Note: Except for Rudyard Kipling, I don’t like poetry, especially Dylan Thomas. It’s jut that I’ve just seen…

SCMP: China to go 70% Renewable in Three Years

The South China Morning Post article actually says coal is expanding, but you have to read halfway down to get to that bit.

Shift to Nuclear Brightens Asian Energy Future

This huge difference in the nuclear priorities of the East and the West may increase in the coming years as nuclear proponents face opposition from the climate collective — unless…

When The Costs Hit Home, Nobody Will Give Up Fossil Fuels

my post this past Sunday, no amount of fake happy talk in the so-called “Glasgow Climate Pact” can obscure the obvious fact that nobody agreed to anything.

Researchers find repeated link between volcanic eruptions and dynastic collapse in China’s Imperial Era

Volcanic eruptions may have triggered abrupt climate changes contributing to the repeated collapse of Chinese dynasties over the past 2,000 years, according to new research published today [Thursday, 11 November…

New China US Climate Pact: A US Technology Giveaway

A few days ago, China’s CCP Backed Global Times jeered at President Biden’s COP26 powerlessness, predicting more “kneeling” in the future. But today China is all smiles, after John Kerry…

Facebook Considering Editorialising Climate Change Posts

Facebook have upped the ante in their ongoing challenge to the limits of Section 230 of the Communication Act, part of the law which shields social media giants from lawsuits…

China Mocks Joe Biden’s Powerlessness at COP26

China is laughing at America “kneeling” before Xi Jinping at COP26: “There will be more apologies from US politicians, and there will be more kneeling down”, according to the CCP…

China Still Burning More & More Coal

From NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT NOVEMBER 2, 2021 By Paul Homewood While western leaders are in a state of hysteria over global warming, China just keeps on…

UK PM Damage Control: China and India Didn’t Show at COP26 “Because of the Pandemic”

UK PM Boris Johnson has claimed COP26 is “snipping the wires on the climate doomsday device”, but rejected the idea of a referendum on Net Zero, claiming the public should…

China Backtracking?

China plans to build more coal-fired power plants and has hinted that it will rethink its timetable to slash emissions, in a significant blow to the UK’s ambitions for securing…

Vijay Jayaraj: Coal Shortages Threaten Blackouts for 2.7 Billion Chinese and Indians

Asia’s and Europe’s energy crisis is a stern warning to politicians who advocate replacing coal, oil and natural gas with more expensive and intermittent wind and solar — a switch that…

China Invents Carbon-Neutral Oil!

You could not make it up (but the Chinese can!)

Climate Activist Fury at BBC Suggestion they Target China

According to BBC’s Roger Harrabin, “… Greenpeace and WWF have offices in Beijing and if they rattle China too hard, they could be swiftly closed down”.

COP26 And Carbon Imperialism: A Showdown Looming

. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, host of COP26, while not entertaining imperial notions of conquest and rule, wants his environmental place in the sun. But he is bound to…

Are China’s climate promises just a load of hot air? (Yes!)

China is prepared to hold its cooperation on climate issues hostage to Western concessions elsewhere.

China To Build 43 New Coal-Fired Power Plants

The report reckons that these new coal plants and blast furnaces will add 150 million tonnes to China’s CO2 emissions. This is roughly half the UK’s total emissions.

Fact Checking The BBC–John Redwood

MP John Redwood highlights some perverse behaviour by the BBC:

The coal price has skyrocketed in 2021 – what does it mean for net zero?

Unless coal prices remain permanently high (unlikely), or the cost of carbon emissions is more prohibitive due to taxes or carbon trading schemes (possible, but perhaps not everywhere), or there…

The knife through the heart of COP26

Any prospect that China would play ball at COP26 have surely now vanished with their latest power generation numbers.

China Claims Global Climate Leadership, Slams US Republicans for Obstruction

The Global Times, a mouthpiece of the Chinese Communist Party, has criticised US Republicans for not joining Biden’s effort to support Chinese climate leadership.

G20 fails to agree on climate goals in communique

Clearly China, Russia and India were never going to commit to give a date for phasing out coal power, as they know their economies depend on it. And while ever…

15,000-year-old viruses discovered in Tibetan glacier ice

“We know very little about viruses and microbes in these extreme environments, and what is actually there,” Thompson said. “The documentation and understanding of that is extremely important: How do…

China will benefit when Biden caves to climate activists: Marc Morano

From Fox News Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Marc Morano: Biden is going to kneecap the US on climate agenda with China ‘Green Fraud’ author discusses the left’s push…