#climatechange – recent academic analysis

I had a look at the recent article by Millar et al. that has elicited comment in the press.


As far as I can tell, it looks at existing modelling and concludes that we have not yet passed the point of no return for limiting global warming to 1.5°. This is good news. If my reading of the article is correct, it is hard to reconcile with Rod Liddle’s article in today’s Sunday Times:

Last week we learnt from a study… in the impeccable and neutral source Nature Geoscience that we have all been taken for a ride by the climate change people… Billions were spent in this country alone, subsidising useless wind farms and taxing ordinary people on their energy bills.

energy power lines and wind turbine Bristol Parkway-Swansea 817.JPG(from Bristol-Swansea train, last month.)

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Paul Hodson

Head of Unit "EnergyEfficiency" at European Commission, Directorate-General for Energy

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