Day: February 16, 2007

Editorial Rants Global Warming News

Alarmist or Realist?

Economist Sir Nicholas Stern resigned his post as second permanent secretary of the British treasury department amid widespread and continued criticism of his highly publicized and controversial report released last fall that claimed global warming will virtually destroy the global economy. Many respected economists have refuted Stern’s basic assumptions, claiming that Stern “cherry-picked” statistics to […]Read More

Environmental News Global Warming News

Environmental News: Environmental News from Grist

Oil lobbyist, former U.S. officials combat rumors of unethical real-estate deal 15 Feb 2007 at 11:02am We would never engage in idle speculation about the allegedly unethical relationship between a ConocoPhillips oil lobbyist, a former U.S. Interior top dog, and the Justice Department’s freshly resigned lead eco-prosecutor. But the big boys would, and we consider […]Read More