• Consensus? What Consensus?

    • Date: 02/09/13
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 2 September: In recent weeks US President Obama and the UK’s Energy and Climate Secretary Ed Davey have both cited a survey of climate science abstracts that alleges an overwhelming consensus on the subject of global warming. In a new briefing note published by the Global Warming Policy Foundation today, Andrew Montford reviews the methodology […]

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  • Lord Lawson Invites Royal Society Fellows

    • Date: 12/07/13
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 12 July: Lord Lawson, the chairman of the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF), has invited five Fellows of the Royal Society to meet him and his team in the House of Lords to discuss issues surrounding climate science and policy. The five climate scientists, nominated by Sir Paul Nurse, the President of the Royal […]

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  • New Paper Proposes Cost-Effective Climate Policy That Gets Around Key Scientific Uncertainties

    • Date: 03/07/13
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 3 July: A new paper, published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation, proposes a radical new climate policy approach that offers to be the most cost-effective means of curbing CO2 emissions, while automatically adjusting the stringency of the policy to the severity of the problem. The paper An Evidence-Based Approach To Pricing CO2 […]

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  • GWPF Invites Royal Society Fellows For Climate Change Discussion

    • Date: 22/05/13
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 22 May: In response to a suggestion by Sir Paul Nurse, the President of the Royal Society, the Global Warming Policy Foundation has invited five climate scientists and Fellows of the Royal Society to discuss the current state of climate science and its wider implications.  In a letter to Lord Lawson, the GWPF chairman, […]

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  • Global Warming Policy Foundation Accepts Royal Society Offer For Meeting

    • Date: 25/03/13
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 25 March: On behalf of the Global Warming Policy Foundation, Lord Lawson has accepted an offer by Sir Paul Nurse, the President of the Royal Society, who has offered to arrange a meeting between the GWPF and climate scientists. In a recent letter to Lord Lawson, the GWPF chairman, Sir Paul suggested that the […]

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  • Minister for Government Policy Oliver Letwin Concedes Defeat: Nigel Lawson Wins Climate Policy Bet

    • Date: 03/01/13
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Oliver Letwin, David Cameron’s chief policy adviser, has conceded defeat in a £100 climate policy bet with Nigel Lawson which they had agreed four and a half years ago. Towards the end of a climate debate between the two Conservative heavy-weights in the July 2008 issue of Standpoint, the following exchange took place: Oliver Letwin: […]

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  • GWPF Calls For New BBC Seminar On Global Warming And Climate Policy Coverage

    • Date: 17/12/12
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 17 December: Lord Lawson (Conservative), Lord Donoughue (Labour) and Baroness Nicholson (Liberal Democrat), three Trustees of the all-Party and non-Party Global Warming Policy Foundation, have called upon the BBC’s new Director-General Designate to convene a new high-level seminar in order to re-assess the BBC’s treatment of global warming and climate policy issues. Over many […]

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  • Peter Lilley Accuses BBC Of Systematic Bias In Its Handling Of Climate Change Evidence

    • Date: 30/10/12
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 30 October: Lord Lawson, the chairman of the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) has written to Lord Patten, the Chairman of the BBC Trust, to personally investigate a complaint by Peter Lilley, MP regarding the BBC’s systematic bias in its approach to climate change. Peter Lilley’s complaint, published today by the GWPF, refers to […]

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