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  • Tide Turning Against Global Coal Industry: New Report

    1 October 2014, 4:00 pm by: Chris Rose

    Coal, the fossil fuel that largely sparked the industrial revolution, may be facing the beginning of the end — at least in terms of generating electricity.…
  • Solar Could Be Our Biggest Source Of Energy By 2050, If Politicians Make it Happen

    1 October 2014, 12:56 pm by: Mike G

    The sun could be our biggest single source of energy and prevent 6 bilion tonnes of climate-warming CO2 pollution by 2050, according to two new reports.…
  • Did David Cameron Forget Climate Change Section in His Leader's Speech?

    1 October 2014, 7:50 am by: Brendan Montague

    David Cameron warned the Conservative party conference in his barnstorming speech that “the dangers of climate change are stark and very real” and “if we don’t act now, and act quickly, we could face disaster.”…
  • Lawson Becomes Chancellor - Attacks Miners, Sells Coal, Oil and Gas

    1 October 2014, 3:05 am by: Brendan Montague

    Lord Lawson created Britain's privatised energy industry. Some argue that he supports their interests by denying the need for robust climate change policies. But he didn't support everyone who worked for coal, oil and gas companies. Even back then.…
  • Lawson's Climate Denial Donor Boasts of Shale Gas Investment

    30 September 2014, 3:15 am by: Brendan Montague

    Lord Lawson accepted a donation for his climate denial charity from a millionaire financier who successfully invested in shale gas fracking, DeSmog UK can reveal.…
  • How Lawson Lost Control of Britain's Fossil Fuels

    30 September 2014, 3:12 am by: Brendan Montague

    Lord Lawson is today the main voice of climate denial in Britain. But 30 years ago he was personally responsible for the British state losing control over our reserves of fossil fuels.…
  • Climate? What Climate?

    29 September 2014, 8:22 am by: Brendan Montague

    Chancellor George Osborne says Conservatives are a party of the future, but will rely on 19th century fuels to power the economy—and presents no plan to deal with climate change …
  • The Day Thatcher Met Hayek - and How this Led to Privatisation

    29 September 2014, 2:18 am by: Brendan Montague

    Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher meets free market economist Friedrich von Hayek at IEA. She appoints Lord Lawson and they direct privatisation of British energy interests.…
  • David 'Go Green' Cameron's Top Donors Financing Climate Denial

    29 September 2014, 2:16 am by: Brendan Montague

    David Cameron faces a major party rebellion over climate change, with Conservative funders giving money to climate denialists and calling for a party rethink on its policy of cutting greenhouse gas emissions.…
  • Global Warming Pollution on the Rise, CO2 Set to Hit 40 Billion Tons in 2014

    28 September 2014, 2:00 pm by: Chris Rose

    Atmospheric carbon dioxide emissions, the main contributor to global warming, are set to rise again in 2014 – reaching a record high of 40 billion tonnes, according to a new report.…

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