Latest Richard Lindzen Stories

2013-12-05 23:27:51

As green economies collapse world-wide, Friends of Science question the liability of accountants directing clients ‘toward a green economy’ to stop global warming. Accountants have promoted the theoretical risk of carbon penalties, recommending investments that have lead to spectacular failures like the bankrupt Better Place and ouster of Siemen’s ‘green’ leader Loescher – Friends of Science say the sun drives climate change, not carbon dioxide (CO2). Calgary, Alberta, Canada...

2013-10-15 23:30:10

The recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report demonstrates that the organization lacks credibility as the report backtracks on previous climate change claims while making other statements not supported by evidence say Friends of Science. With no global surface warming for 16 years, the IPCC are at a loss to explain this ‘hiatus’; Friends of Science say simply the IPCC’s original premise was wrong - the sun drives climate change, not carbon dioxide (C02). Calgary,...

2011-02-12 00:00:41

This letter to Congress counters one sent last week by climate alarmsits who make baseless predictions of environmental calamity and urge legislation to curb carbon emissions. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 11, 2011 NOTE: Craig Idso, Keith Idso, and Sherwood Idso drafted and submitted the following letter to Congress in response to a letter recently submitted by 18 scientists urging Congress to pass legislation to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. The Idsos are scientists who operate the Center for...

2010-05-13 09:04:00

Online media leader offers viewers on-the-ground coverage of International Conference on Climate Change EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- PJTV today announced it will stream LIVE coverage of the Heartland Institute's 4th Annual International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC-4) - a worldwide gathering of global warming "realists" - from Chicago, IL, on May 16-18. The online television network will offer viewers videos and analysis from each keynote speaker as well...

2009-06-04 08:40:00

LONDON, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- This was released at the International Climate Change Conference, 2 June 2009, held at the Washington Court Hotel, Capitol Hill, Washington DC. This prediction was first made on 29 May 2009, at the WeatherAction press conference in London, filmed by the ABC "Newsline" show and due to be released by them later this month. Piers Corbyn, chief astrophysicist at WeatherAction the long range forecasters released the independently audited 'world extreme...

2009-05-29 14:51:09

Climate change today accounts for more than 300,000 deaths throughout the world each year, officials of humanitarian group in Switzerland said. Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi A. Annan, president of the Global Humanitarian Forum, released the report on the human impact of climate change in London Friday. Increasingly severe heat waves, storms, floods and forest fires will cause greater hunger, disease and poverty, the report said, and by 2030 will bring the annual death toll from climate...

2009-03-09 06:43:18

Climate change skeptics meeting at an annual conference in New York Monday are showing signs of internal disputes and weakening support, observers say. The three-day International Conference on Climate Change, organized each year by the nonprofit Heartland Institute, which seeks deregulation and unfettered markets, serves as a platform for those who dispute the position of the Obama administration and Democratic lawmakers who cite science pointing to human activity as the cause of global...

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