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22 Aug2022

Inflation Reduction Act will have 'very little' effect on climate change: Bjorn Lomborg

Published by FOX News

President Biden enthusiastically describes his administration's new Inflation Reduction Act as "the most significant legislation in history to tackle the climate crisis." Curiously though, neither officials nor media praising the IRA are stating the actual climate impact of spending $369 billion on the bill's climate provisions.

15 Aug2022

Will climate change truly be addressed by Democrats' social spending bill?

Published by FOX News

President Biden enthusiastically describes his administration's new Inflation Reduction Act as "the most significant legislation in history to tackle the climate crisis." Curiously though, neither officials nor media praising the IRA are stating the actual climate impact of spending $369 billion on the bill's climate provisions. Copenhagen Consensus president Bjorn Lomborg explains the impact of the Democrats' spending bill on the environment on 'Kudlow.'

8 Aug2022

Að leika sér með líf annarra

Published by Morgunbladid

Fátt hef­ur dregið hræsn­is­lega umræðu auðugri þjóða heims­ins um jarðefna­eldsneyti ger­leg­ar fram í dags­ljósið en orkukrepp­an í kjöl­far inn­rás­ar Rússa í Úkraínu. Banda­rík­in og Evr­ópa grát­biðja ar­abaþjóðirn­ar um að herða á olíu­fram­leiðslu sinni sam­tím­is því sem G7-iðnrík­in hvetja fá­tæk­ari ríki til notk­un­ar end­ur­nýj­an­legra orku­gjafa í því augnamiði að gæta að lofts­lags­mál­um.

27 Jul2022

The rich world’s message to the poor: Fossil fuels for me but not for thee

Published by Financial Post

The rich world’s fossil fuel hypocrisy is on full display in its response to the global energy crisis triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. While the wealthy G7 countries admonish the world’s poor to use only renewables because of climate concerns, Europe and the United States are going begging to Arab nations to expand oil production, Germany is reopening coal power plants and Spain and Italy are ramping up African gas production. So many European countries have asked Botswana to mine more coal it will have to triple its exports.

26 Jul2022

Policy Expert Bjorn Lomborg on the Failure of the Left's "Green" Policy Plus Kevin Hassett on Biden's Lies

Published by The Laura Ingraham Show

The Left’s greeniac agenda isn’t just destroying America -- the entire world is crumbling under the weight of their radical agenda. Former director of the Danish government's Environmental Assessment Institute Bjorn Lomborg joins Laura to expose what’s at the root of the elites’ plot to destroy the energy sector. Plus, Kevin Hassett stops by to slam the Biden admin’s attempt to redefine basic economic terms

24 Jul2022

WSJ Opinion: How the Climate Elite Spread Misery

Published by Wall Street Journal

Bjorn Lomborg writes in The Wall Street Journal that when people are cold, hungry and broke, they rebel. If the elites continue pushing incredibly expensive policies that are disconnected from the urgent challenges facing most people, we need to brace for chaos.

22 Jul2022

How the climate elite spread misery

Published by FOX News

Copenhagen Consensus president slams political leaders for blocking smart environmental concepts that will help alleviate climate pain on 'Varney & Co.'

21 Jul2022

Tucker Carlson with Bjorn Lomborg author of The Skeptical Environmentalist

Published by Tucker Carlson Tonight

Bjorn Lomborg discussed the importance of affordable and reliable energy on Tucker Carlson Tonight.

21 Jul2022

How the Climate Elite Spread Misery

Published by Wall Street Journal

The chattering classes who jet to conferences at Davos or Aspen have for years been telling the rest of us that our biggest immediate threats are climate change, environmental disasters and biodiversity loss. They point to the current heat waves killing thousands across Europe as the latest reason to change our societies and economies radically by switching to renewables.

9 Jul2022

Dutch farmers protest 'phenomenally costly' emission laws, expert calls for 'balance' in climate policies

Published by FOX News

The Dutch farmers protest shows what's wrong with environmental policy-making. Politicians love to make nice sounding, green promises, but they have no intention of actually implementing highly expensive policies. Eventually, the Dutch government's hand was forced by environmentalists through a court case.

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