• La Transition Énergétique: “Pointless, Costly and Unfair”

    • Date: 12/06/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    London, 12 June: A top French economist has slammed his country’s attempts to decarbonise its economy. Professor Rémy Prud’homme accuses the government of wasting money on schemes that will make almost no difference to the climate and will cause great harm to the poor. France already has relatively low carbon dioxide emissions because it gets […]

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  • Canada’s Carbon Taxation: It’s Worse Than Thought

    • Date: 05/06/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Economist says Canada’s carbon tax regime is a complete mess London, 5 June 2019. A prominent economist says that Canada’s carbon tax regime, introduced last year, has been a complete mess. In a new paper published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation, Robert Lyman explains how a theoretically sound approach to addressing CO2 emissions […]

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  • Climate Models Have Been Predicting Too Much Warming

    • Date: 23/05/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Leading scientist warns that computer simulations are unreliable A leading climatologist has said that the computer simulations that are used to predict global warming are failing on a key measure of the climate today, and cannot be trusted. Speaking to a meeting in the Palace of Westminster in London, Professor John Christy of the University of Alabama […]

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  • State of the Climate 2018: Global Warming Is Not Accelerating

    • Date: 03/04/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    The World Meteorological Organisation is misleading the public by suggesting that global warming and its impacts are accelerating. In fact, since 2016 global average temperature has continued to decline. That’s according to Norwegian Professor Ole Humlum, whose annual review of the world’s climate is published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation. Last week, the […]

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  • Population Bombed! Shortlisted For Prestigious Donner Book Prize

    • Date: 02/04/19

    London, 2 April:  The Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF) is delighted to announce that our book Population Bombed! by Canadian authors Pierre Desrochers and Joanna Szurmak has been shortlisted for the prestigious Donner Book Prize. The Donner Prize annually rewards excellence and innovation in public policy writing by Canadian authors. In bestowing this award, the Donner […]

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  • The David Henderson Prize for Climate Economics

    • Date: 28/03/19
    • Global Warming Policy Foundation

    The Global Warming Policy Foundation is celebrating the life of Professor David Henderson by launching a major prize in his memory. The Henderson Prize has a value of $5000, and will be awarded for outstanding contributions to the field of climate economics. Professor Henderson was the Chief Economist at the OECD from 1983 until his […]

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  • Polar Bear Numbers Could Have Quadrupled

    • Date: 19/03/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    Researcher says attempts to silence her have failed Polar bear numbers could easily exceed 40,000, up from a low point of 10,000 or fewer in the 1960s. In The Polar Bear Catastrophe that Never Happened, a book published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation, Dr Susan Crockford uses the latest data as well as revisiting […]

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  • New Paper: Solar Impact On Climate Greater Than Thought

    • Date: 11/03/19
    • Press Release, Global Warming Policy Foundation

    A new report from the Global Warming Policy Foundation reveals that the solar influence on climate is is much larger than is generally recognised. The report, by Professor Henrik Svensmark of the Danish National Space Institute, outlines some of the remarkable correlations between solar activity and past climate changes. It also shows that the output […]

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