Environment

great reset

What is the Great Reset?

November 17, 2020 12:14 pm

It’s not everything it’s cracked up to be

trumpist agenda

The Trumpist agenda going forward

November 11, 2020 1:25 pm

We should fight off attempts by NeverTrumpers and Establishment Republicans to throw Trumpism out with Trump

biden

Who’s excited about a Biden presidency?

November 6, 2020 9:17 am

Almost nobody

japan

Japan’s carbon neutral pledge looks like a load of hot air

October 28, 2020 10:57 am

Suga may have opted for airy rhetoric as he has limited options

fracking

Why fracking matters

October 19, 2020 3:42 pm

Why the shale gas industry matters in the heartland

california

California won’t let a good crisis go to waste

October 6, 2020 12:03 pm

Local bureaucrats are engineering a new abnormal

china climate

Can China be trusted on climate change?

September 24, 2020 2:29 pm

Why are so many taking the new CCP climate pledge at face value?

How environmentalists destroyed California’s forests

September 21, 2020 5:27 am

Short-sighted eco-measures helped cause the devastation we see today

california fires

California burning

August 29, 2020 11:46 am

Mismanagement of the environment will finish the state

avocado angst

Avocado angst: is there anything safe to eat?

July 27, 2020 12:33 pm

Such is our collective eco-anxiety that there now exists a Climate Psychology Alliance

polar bears

Is the demise of polar bears being exaggerated?

July 23, 2020 12:38 pm

Many of the assumptions about polar bears and sea ice have been made on the back of the animals’ decline in the Western Hudson Bay area of Canada

citizens climate macron

France’s citizens’ climate convention has come back to bite Macron

April 18, 2020 11:26 am

Mr Macron now has to find a way to evade the consequences of his idiot exercise

climate crisis

What does coronavirus mean for the climate ‘crisis’?

March 27, 2020 12:25 pm

It will be interesting to see what happens to environmentalism if and when the pandemic passes

fracking

The Democrats are fracking insane

February 21, 2020 12:25 pm

Proposing a ban is election suicide. The Democrats are doing it anyway.

joaquin phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix’s Oscars speech was beyond a joke

February 11, 2020 1:02 pm

What compels celebrities to make political interventions as if they were visiting foreign dignitaries?

climate

Climate doomsayers keep putting sell-by dates on their credibility

January 30, 2020 12:26 pm

I do wish we would take them a smidgen less seriously when they turn out to be wrong — as they always do

climate

Do alarmists know the difference between weather and climate?

January 27, 2020 6:48 am

A lot of clever people are putting the ‘green’ into ‘greenbacks’

greta thunberg davos

Trump, Greta and the Profits of Doom

January 22, 2020 10:00 am

Light a candle to St Greta and thank the Davos doctrine for making you a better global citizen

iceland glacier

Cold truth: Iceland’s melting glaciers are nothing to panic about

January 18, 2020 12:22 pm

The glacier that had its last rites read in August had, in fact, more or less disappeared half a century ago

australia

Fight fire with fire: controlled burning could have protected Australia

January 9, 2020 8:26 am

A kind of ecological fundamentalism has taken the place of common sense

boris johnson power

Boris Johnson has all the power. Here’s what he’ll do with it

December 13, 2019 12:03 pm

Voters in the North and Midlands will not stay blue if the Conservatives live up to the old image of a heartless party of the rich

greta thunberg

Greta Thunberg is Donald Trump’s mirror image

December 12, 2019 2:20 pm

Every criticism, in her admirers’ eyes, confirms her righteousness and her opponents’ malignancy

weather

Don’t blame all ‘weird’ weather on climate change

December 4, 2019 8:38 am

Campaigners tend to try and pin every piece of adverse weather on man-made climate change

extinction rebellion

EDITORIAL: Mass extinction

November 12, 2019 9:45 am

The only way to tackle Extinction Rebellion is by dissecting its ideology

oil

Don’t blame oil and coal companies for climate change

October 11, 2019 10:50 am

If climate change is a crisis, or even just a challenge, it is one in which we are all implicated