Environment

29 January 2016

Washed-up misanthropy

The declaration of man as pestilence on the planet is adolescent and tedious.

4 January 2016

Storm Frank:
what’s in a name?

The decision to name the storms causing the floods reveals our newfound fear of weather.

17 December 2015

Paris talks: agreeing to dodge democracy

Climate advocacy has become a refuge for political no-hopers.

17 December 2015

Don’t believe the eco-hype

For all the optimism about wind and solar, renewables are nowhere near viable.

11 December 2015

After the floods: we need more development

Greens are using Cumbria's troubles to argue for tough climate action. Bad idea.

3 December 2015

India is right: coal makes the world go round

India's defiance at the Paris climate talks should be celebrated.

20 November 2015

The world needs more energy, not green BS

Western governments and agencies are now standing in the way of development.

10 November 2015

Divestment: an illiberal, anti-academic movement

A new report exposes the campaign to turn students against fossil fuels.