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Boris Johnson: Project Fear 'hysteria' is gripping Britain

Boris Johnson today condemns the government for failing to highlight the positives of Brexit and instead allowing "hysteria" to take hold following the referendum result.<p>In his first intervention since withdrawing from the Tory leadership race, Mr Johnson criticises the government for offering the …

10 Things You Didn't Know About Cucumbers

Well, we know who has replaced Panacea, Greek goddess of universal remedy: the cucumber. They're delicious, yes, but cucumbers are so much more than just taste. Here are ten things that the supernatural cucumber does.<p>Well, we know who has replaced Panacea, Greek goddess of universal remedy: the …

Cucumber

Opinion

Letters to the Editor<p>On this day

Monckton and Monty – dead parrot parody of IPCC

First, if you have not seen the Monty Python “dead parrot” sketch in your lifetime, before you read the satire from Christopher Monckton below, watch …

Turbine decisions to become more difficult - Farmers Weekly

Mike Reid<p>>More in<p>Business<br>• Farm energy<p>The decision to install a wind turbine will become much more complicated in future.<p>Government support levels, …

Environment: News & features

Holding Slingo To Account

By Paul Homewood<p>Back in February, Julia Slingo, the Met Office’s Chief Scientist, was reported by the BBC, when discussing the recent wet winter, as …

Dummies Guide to Explaining the Co2 Scam on the Doorstep

According to the BBC, everyone knows that man made carbon dioxide ( Co2 ) is causing dangerous climate change and therefore we should willingly pay …

At last the Tories admit wind farms are a lot of hot air

An estimated 3,000 turbines have already got planning consent and should be up and running by 2020 – so five years after the election the UK’s …

Wind Power

4th Generation Farmer Makes Rational Argument Against Wind Turbines

Randy Williams — Rock River Times — April 22, 2014<p>This letter is intended to share some of the thoughts of a fourth-generation Boone County farmer in …

We must cut onshore windfarm subsidies, says David Cameron

The Prime Minister says incentives should not be kept in place for longer than necessary and he will look again at the subsidies for onshore turbines<p>David Cameron has indicated he will look at cutting subsidies for onshore wind farms in the future.<p>The Prime Minister said incentives to build onshore …

First the Green Gestapo Came For our Lightbulbs, Then our Iced Drinks and Hot Showers. Now They're After Our Meatballs...

A truly emetic announcement from the grim but indispensable Swedish flatpack furniture emporium IKEA: they are considering changing the recipe of …

World Wildlife Fund

Dueling climate reports – this one is worth sharing on your own blog

<i>NOTE: This op-ed is apparently too hot for some editors to handle. Late last week it was accepted and posted on politix.topix.com only to be abruptly</i> …

Environmental Defence’s Hypocrisy on Full Display Again. This time with Bisphenol A.

We all know that one of the components of wind turbine blades is Bisphenol A, which breaks down over time and exposure to the weather, feeding into …

Give up meat, coal, oil, economic growth and national sovereignty - orders new IPCC climate report

The United Nations (UN) has delivered its latest verdict onthe measures necessary to save the world from global warming and thenews is as grim as it …

Fossil Fuels

We’d need 12,000 more turbines to keep lights on

A former power chief has blasted Scotland’s green energy plans as it emerged it would take almost 12,000 extra turbines to keep Britain’s lights …

Scottish Government

Scotland has more than half the UK's wind turbines

The Tories warn Alex Salmond's drive for wind energy is "completely out of control" after highlighting official industry figures.<p>Alex Salmond’s drive to build more wind farms is “completely out of control”, it has been warned after official figures showed Scotland now hosts more than half the UK’s …

Wind Farms and Health | PSI Intl

Published on April 3, 2014<p>Written by Alun Evans Professor Emeritus Belfast University<p>According to the World Health Organisation’s recent report, …

Wind farms were paid £8.7million to switch OFF their turbines last month because they generated too much electricity

• A record £8.7m was paid to turn wind farms off last month<br>• This compares to about £10,000 in March 2013<br>• The so-called 'constraint payments' were made by …

Real cost of Climate McCarthyism, apart from big bills, is to free speech

The professor who refused to sign last week’s high-profile UN climate report because it was too ‘alarmist’, has told The Mail on Sunday he has become …

'World doing just fine; Global Warming is Good; CO2 is our friend' say Scientists

The latest verdict is in on ‘climate change’ – and the news is good. The planet is greening, the oceans are blooming, food production is up, animals …

Human Geography

Gaia visionary advocates city living to sit out the worst extremes of climate change

People should give up on the “English dream” of a house and garden in the countryside and retreat into mega-cities to sit out the worst extremes of …

Climate Change

Scaring the World about its Climate

By Alan Caruba<p>Ever since the creation in 1988 of the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), it has engaged in the greatest hoax of …

IPCC report paints bleak picture of war, famine and pestilence: ‘Climate change is happening and no one in the world is immune’

The negative effects of climate change are already beginning to be felt in every part of the world and yet countries are ill-prepared for the …

Climate Change

Windfarms Special Investigation: Turbines numbers could rise 10-fold

PART THREE of our acclaimed expose into the true impact of turbines.<p>Nearly 2000 more applications in pipeline.<p>Fears we could become “Palm Springs of …

Wind Power

Global Warming Will Not Cost the Earth, Leaked IPCC Report Admits

The economic costs of ‘global warming’ have been grossly overestimated, a leaked report – shortly to be published by the Intergovernmental Panel on …

Al Gore