‘Science Guy’ Bill Nye suggests carbon tax to redistribute wealth

Joe Newby Spokane Conservative Examiner 3/27/2015

While speaking to students at the University at Albany, Bill Nye, the so-called “Science guy,” said a carbon tax is necessary in order to redistribute wealth, Campus Reform reported Wednesday. The only problem, he claimed, is that some currently in power do not like big government.

“We need, dare […]

If emissions regulations hurt Australia, why do Democrats want them for America?

Spencer Brown The Washington Examiner 7/21/2014

…Australia’s tax on emissions was intended to create a disincentive to emitting large amounts of carbon dioxide, but Abbott asserted that the carbon tax was hurting the Australian economy. After successfully getting the regulations repealed, the carbon tax officially ended July 17, retroactive to July 1.

Australia’s Department of […]

Tony Abbott seeks alliance to thwart President Obama on climate change policy

Mark Kenny The Sydney Morning Herald [AU] 6/10/2014

Tony Abbott is seeking a conservative alliance among “like-minded” countries, aiming to dismantle global moves to introduce carbon pricing, and undermine a push by US President Barack Obama to push the case for action through forums such as the G20.

Visiting Ottawa for a full day of […]

UN Global Warming Summit Reaches ‘Consensus’ as Obama Brings U.S. Aboard

Craig Rucker National Review Online 11/24/2013

…While all this was going on, however, the bureaucrats kept working behind the scenes to keep things moving towards the goal they’ve set — signing a full global warming treaty in Paris in 2015 — a treaty which for the first time includes the United States.

Just as the […]

In Australia the winds of political change blow away climate bureaucracy

Graham Lloyd and Chris Kenny The Australian 9/20/2013

THE Climate Commission has been scrapped and billions of dollars in renewable energy funding effectively frozen as the Abbott government moved swiftly to wind back Australia’s climate change response, as promised.

Outgoing chief commissioner Tim Flannery, who was told yesterday morning he had lost his $180,000-a-year, part-time […]

Global warming is just HALF what we said…

…World’s top climate scientists admit computers got the effects of greenhouse gases wrong

Leaked report reveals the world is warming at half the rate claimed by IPCC in 2007 Scientists accept their computers ‘may have exaggerated’

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has changed its story after issuing stern warnings about climate […]