• Shale revolution makes extreme global warming scenarios implausible

    • Date: 07/05/21
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Many climate modellers are still using false assumptions that are no longer credible London, 7 May: A new paper published by the Global Warming Policy Foundation reveals that the shale revolution and the global shift from coal to gas has made the worst global warming scenario, known as RCP8.5, highly unlikely. The paper, written by Tim Worstall, […]

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  • Offshore wind cost predictions and cost outcomes

    • Date: 19/02/21
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    A new paper from the Global Warming Policy Foundation shows that the cost of offshore wind power is high and barely falling. Since 2017, renewables advocates have argued that offshore wind power is now very cheap. However, closer examination of their claims reveals a different story. As the report’s author Andrew Montford explains: “In fact, if you […]

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  • Patricia Adams: The red and the green

    • Date: 11/12/20
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Western environmentalists are giving cover to Beijing says new report London, 11 December: Western environmentalists are being controlled and used by the communist regime in China, states a new report from the Global Warming Policy Foundation. According to author Patricia Adams, a long-time observer of the country, Beijing has coopted western environmental groups through a […]

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  • New report: The US Climate in 2019

    • Date: 18/09/20
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    A new paper published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation shows that U.S. climate has been changing very gradually, and mostly in a benign way. The paper, by British climate writer Paul Homewood, examines official US weather sources and finds almost nothing to justify alarm. “The temperature has risen a little”, says Homewood, “but temperature extremes […]

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  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: The Global Picture

    • Date: 08/09/20
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Even UK success would not change global trajectory of rising greenhouse gas emissions The objective of unilateral decarbonising the UK economy (Net Zero), promoted by all major UK political parties, is a futile exercise, according to a new report published today. The new report shows that there is no realistic chance that the developing world will be following […]

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  • The Hidden Cost of Net Zero: Rewiring the UK

    • Date: 16/07/20
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    New paper reveals hidden cost of Net Zero decarbonisation London, 16 July: The UK faces a £200 billion bill to rewire the country if the government follows through on plans to electrify the country’s homes and transport systems. That’s because installation of electric car chargers and heat pumps will push up demand for power beyond […]

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  • The Brink of Darkness: Britain’s Fragile Power Grid

    • Date: 10/06/20
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Lockdown reveals Britain’s power grid is fragile, expensive and failing – because of renewables. London, 10 June — The Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) is today publishing a collection of papers by energy expert Dr John Constable, documenting the rapid decay of the UK electricity system, with system balancing costs spiralling out of control over the last […]

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  • The Climate Noose

    • Date: 27/04/20
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Unilateral decarbonisation policy stands in the way of economic recovery London, 27 April: European governments have no choice but to abandon costly climate plans that are threatening to burden nations with huge costs and millions of job losses if they want a strong economic recovery from Covid-19 lockdowns. That’s according to a new report by Rupert Darwall, a […]

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