Fri, 2007-04-27 13:50Ross Gelbspan
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Would You Buy A Used Oil Well From This Guy?

Exxon Mobil is “the only principled oil and gas company I know in the US.” – Richard S. Lindzen.

Dave Roberts has more on Grist. Lindzen degrades any dignity he has left by bringing Hitler into the equation. I'm sorry, who's alarmist?

Fri, 2007-04-27 12:58Jim Hoggan
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Short-sighted Canada Fails with New Climate Policy

Climate change has forced the world to a crossroads, presenting countries like Canada with a choice and a challenge: we can try to hold on to our dying and outmoded economic activities, risking the future of all humanity, or we can innovate and adapt, creating a new economic model that will assure our prosperity for another century.

Canada, with the disappointing announcement of its latest climate change plan, has clearly chosen to bury its head in the oily sands of the old ways. We have chosen to protect the kings of yesterday’s economy at the risk of our environmental health – and our economic prosperity – in the future.

Fri, 2007-04-27 07:09Richard Littlemore
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NRSP: Not Ready to Stop Perjuring

Natural Resources Stewardship Project executive director Tom Harris has been out taking advantage of small-town reporters again , going so far as to convince the Cornwall Standard Freeholde that he is a “scientist.”

He is nothing of the kind. He's a PR guy who's running a front group for an energy industry lobby firm. It's not clear how the reporter came to the erroneous conclusion, but if Harris had an ounce of integrity, he would phone the paper and demand a correction.

Thu, 2007-04-26 06:46Ross Gelbspan
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Wolfowitz Guts World Bank's Estimates of Climate Danger

One of Paul Wolfowitz's two handpicked deputies, Juan José Daboub, tried to water down references to climate change in one of the World Bank's main environmental strategy papers, the bank's chief scientist has told the Financial Times.
Thu, 2007-04-26 06:22Ross Gelbspan
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Carbon Trading Plagued By Massive Fraud: Financial Times

The police, the fraud squad and trading standards need to be looking into this. Otherwise people will lose faith in it.” – Environment Adviser of HBSC, UK's biggest bank.


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