Tuesday, February 05, 2013

US News Item on How Working Less Might Slow 'Climate Change' Ignores Underlying Radical 'De-Growth' Agenda | NewsBusters
What's really serious is that US News reporter Koebler either got co-opted by statist de-growth advocates into presenting an important element of their agenda in a favorable light, or served as a willing accomplice.
Oregon Considers Raising Taxes on Fuel-Efficient Cars
Oregon legislators are expected to consider a bill during the 2013 session to require drivers with a vehicle getting 55 or more miles to the gallon to pay a per-mile tax, starting in 2015.
Twitter / KHayhoe: Two-fer: first @STWorg published ...
Two-fer: first published on conpiratoral thinking in climate denial. THEN he studied the response to his study!
India could be burnt by global warming - ft.com
"The impacts on India are certainly going to be quite serious," says Rajendra Pachauri, director-general of The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri) in New Delhi and chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
"There are very strong domestic and national compulsions for us to pursue a path that is more resource efficient than has been followed by the developed countries," he says. "The challenge is gigantic."

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