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A recent global study put the lives saved by nuclear power over the past few decades at about 1.8 million.
by Geoff Russell - 20/10/2014 - 24 comments
Politicians, climate activists and influential Hollywood celebrities are misusing the 98% figure derived from studies to justify an alarmist point of view.
by Barry York - 20/10/2014 - 19 comments
A grim new census of the world’s dwindling wildlife populations should force us to confront a troubling question: are humans capable of acting in ways that help other species at a cost to themselves?
October 1 marked an important anniversary: 18 years during which the earth average temperature has remained unchanged.
by Alan Moran - 9/10/2014 - 43 comments
For Nature to do this is another straw in the breeze, because it has been a bastion of the orthodoxy, and the 2C target is part of the orthodoxy.
by Don Aitkin - 8/10/2014 - 99 comments
Even if strict safeguards were in place, uranium sales to India would create an intractable problem: uranium exports freeing up India's domestic reserves for weapons production.
by Jim Green - 8/10/2014 - 7 comments
Next time you get into your car and drive to the supermarket, think about how much energy you consume on an annual basis.
by Andrew Topf - 6/10/2014 - 5 comments
From those promoting civil rights to those condemning the use of nuclear weapons, history has shown that peaceful protest can be a powerful mechanism for inciting political change.
by Hasmukh Chand - 3/10/2014 - 8 comments
The renewable energy target is now being targeted by the Government precisely because it is working so well to reduce pollution.
by Guy Ragen - 2/10/2014 - 35 comments
California has entered into a partnership with the Canadian province of Quebec to link up their carbon markets. It's a small step, but the two have already created the largest carbon market in North America.
Alternative energy is so expensive that it can barely pay for itself, let alone support a civilisation.
by Don Aitkin - 1/10/2014 - 26 comments
There seems to be a moderate consensus among ‘climate scientists’ that the outcome is now inevitable, the tipping points have been passed, the climate will change, with all the dire predictions now certain.
by Peter McCloy - 30/09/2014 - 11 comments

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