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Global warming

Climate scandal: new evidence of dubious research
Russia is becoming a focal point in the battle of ideas over climate change. Russian weather data appears to have been tinkered with by UK climate researchers to overstate the scale of global warming.

February 17, 2010 13:51

Russian weather data cherry picked by UK climatologists – report
As skeptics at the Copenhagen summit are demanding proof that climate change is man-made, a Russian think-tank has accused British researchers of manipulating Russian weather data which does not fit into alarmist theory.

April 03, 2010 14:44

Copenhagen strives to forge climate change agreement
President Dmitry Medvedev is preparing to join over a hundred leaders at the UN Climate Change Summit in Copenhagen, which was stalled for nine-hours on Wednesday due to wrangles over the text to be used for the talks.

December 17, 2009 23:35

Global warming is not a threat for Moscow
While scientists and politicians feel the heat during their global warming rows in Copenhagen, in Moscow people are wrapping up tightly from the bitter frost that's hit the city.

January 02, 2010 03:05

Climate change talks shouldn’t turn into witch hunt – Medvedev
President Medvedev has said that talks on a new climate treaty that are underway in Copenhagen should not lead to a “witch hunt”. He said there has been unfair pressure put on countries rich in hydrocarbons.

December 17, 2009 23:35

Political theater warms up Copenhagen climate summit
As the UN climate change conference enters its second week, delegates are trying to reduce the heat between representatives of the developed and developing economies, as well as the protesters.

January 21, 2010 03:27

Medvedev stresses “simultaneous commitments” on climate change
The world’s major greenhouse gas emitters must simultaneously make the necessary commitments, believes Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, speaking in his latest video blog entry.

December 14, 2009 21:36

Copenhagen marches for climate deal
Industrialized nations have criticized a draft global warming pact for not making stronger demands on developing countries to cut emissions at the Copenhagen climate change summit.

December 13, 2009 20:28

“‘Politically binding’ resolution could make Copenhagen conference a success”
A proposal by host county Denmark to adopt a “politically binding” resolution at the Copenhagen Conference could possibly make it a success, said Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Andrey Nesterenko.

December 21, 2009 04:25

Clearing the road for eco-cars in Moscow
As Moscow's streets almost literally crack under the pressure of the moving masses, local government says that new, environmentally-friendly public transport is almost ready to hit the roads.

December 13, 2009 07:51

“Scientists simply trying to influence politics”
With the recent “climate-gate” scandal, we just saw another example of politics intruding upon science and scientists trying to be political, says the Cato Institute scholar Patrick J. Michaels.

December 11, 2009 10:49

Targets set at the summit unlikely to be backed up by action – environmentalist
As past experience has shown, although the Summit on Climate Change would probably come to a successful conclusion, it is unlikely to be backed up by future action, thinks Danish environmentalist Bjorn Lomborg.

December 09, 2009 19:53

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