Lomborg twists the facts beyond recognition in his latest op-ed so he can claim that inefficient stoves that kill poor people running on fuels like coal ... are an argument for why the poor need more fossil fuels!
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Lomborg argues that 1) there is some sort of trade-off between efforts to fight poverty and efforts to fight climate and 2) the best way to fight climate change is to let emissions keep rising while spending gazillions of public dollars on R&D. Both are false.
Senator Whitehouse: "It’s one thing to be against science; it’s another to be the party against measurement. So the polluters and front groups don’t talk much about the oceans. But that doesn't change the fact. This is real. And it is past denying."
A New Zealand group dedicated to downplaying the existence of climate change has been ordered to pay $80,000 in costs for bringing a “faulty” lawsuit that had sought to invalidate data that proved the country’s temperatures were on the rise.