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  • Science Is In Deep Trouble, New Paper Shows

    • Date: 31/10/16
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    London 31 October:  A new report published by the Global Warming Policy Foundation reveals the extent to which current policy-making is reliant on untrustworthy peer-reviewed research, much of which cannot be replicated and “may be simply untrue”.   “Fraudulent research makes it past gatekeepers at even the most prestigious journals,” says Donna Laframboise, the study’s […]

  • Matt Ridley: Global Warming Versus Global Greening

    • Date: 30/10/16
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    Matt Ridley delivered the 2016 Annual GWPF Lecture at the Royal Society, London 17 October — Full lecture (pdf)

  • Peter Lilley Calls On UK Government To Abandon Fatally Flawed Stern Review

    • Date: 28/10/16
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    It is now ten years since the publication of the controversial Stern Review on the Economics of Climate Change. A new assessment of its evolution and shortcomings published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) comes to a damning verdict. Peter Lilley MP, a former senior UK Minister, and one of only five MPs who voted […]

  • Donna Laframboise: Peer Review — Why Skepticism Is Essential

    • Date: 27/10/16
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    Science is currently in the grip of a ’reproducibility crisis’ so severe that the editor of a prominent journal has declared that ‘much of the scientific literature, perhaps half, may simply be untrue’. Media coverage declaring that ’science is broken’ has become commonplace. Prior to the 2009 Copenhagen climate summit, Peter Doherty, winner of the […]

  • Donna Laframboise: Science Is In Trouble

    • Date: 27/10/16
    • Donna Lamframboise, Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    We’ve all heard the buzzword. Whether it’s an anti-bullying program in Finland, an alcohol awareness initiative in Texas, or climate change responses around the globe, we’re continually assured that government policies are ‘evidence-based.’ Science itself guides our footsteps. There’s just one problem: science is in deep trouble. Last year, Richard Horton, editor of The Lancet, […]

  • Matt Ridley: Global Warming Versus Global Greening

    • Date: 18/10/16
    • 2016 Annual GWPF Lecture
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    2016 ANNUAL GWPF LECTURE The Royal Society, London 17 October 2016 Matt Ridley delivers the 2016 Annual GWPF Lecture at the Royal Society, London 17 October I am a passionate champion of science. I have devoted most of my career to celebrating and chronicling scientific discovery. I think the scientific method is humankind’s greatest achievement, […]

  • Energy-Intensive Industries: Climate Policy Casualties

    • Date: 22/08/16
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    In this new paper, the GWPF’s energy editor John Constable shows that governments have underestimated and misled the public about the impact of climate policies on energy-intensive businesses. Full paper (pdf)

  • New Paper Reveals Hidden Cost Of UK Climate Policy

    • Date: 19/08/16
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    A new paper published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF)  confirms suspicions that previous governments have misled the public about the impact of climate policies on businesses such as Tata Steel. There are three main faults in government analysis: 1. Instead of showing the impact of climate policies on profitability (Gross Operating Surplus), […]

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