Category Archives: Analysis

EPA listing CO2 as a dangerous gas.

Well, it finally happened. A public authority (EPA / US) has on 7th of December 2009 formally declared CO2 being a dangerous gas, and this likely means that others will follow. If one can do it, why shouldn’t others follow, … Continue reading

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On the back of COP15

The commonly unknowns of COP15 A little known and published aspect of the COP15 agreement is the talks of a new world government. run by a UN subsidiary. If it sounds scary, it probably does so, because it is. A … Continue reading

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Emissions rights in a breath

”The politicians in Copenhagen have the power to shape history’s judgment on this generation. The transformation will be costly, but the shift to a low-carbon society holds out the prospect of more opportunity than sacrifice. Climate change affects everyone, and … Continue reading

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1%, 2%, 5%, why not 50%?

Africa is about to turn up the heat on the climate conference by demanding that the developed nations sets aside 5% of their GDP and gives it to them, to compensate them for the effects of global warming.

Some countries gives 1% of their GDP in contributions to develop and aid underdeveloped countries, the UN draft suggested a 2% levy on developed nations GDP, and now, Africa demands 5%. Continue reading

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Some quotes from the climate people

Having read around a bit, I found some quotes that got me to think about what they were actually saying, who the people and groups behind the quotes are, and how they relate to what is going on at COP15. … Continue reading

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What is really the issue on cop15

Its no question about it. I am a person that have a lot of doubts about the so called AGW. But the real issue here is not about the climate. Whether we have a warming or cooling or if the … Continue reading

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In the name of the earth

“If carbon dioxide would be such a big threat to humanity, how come there is such thing as emissions trading? Who could give anyone the right to sell out the survival of mankind in the name of the earth?” Damien … Continue reading

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The self-fulfilling prophet

You don’t have to be right to get right. But this is far to often what debating is about. To get right. Myself, I prefer dialogue. Not necessarily to reach consensus, but to encourage logical arguments, reflection and constructive social … Continue reading

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