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Local Transport Today
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Environmental and public transport interests exerted undue influence on transport policy in the Labour Government’s early years in power,... continue
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The Government this week made clear its determination to lead the world in cutting carbon dioxide emissions while at the same time ensuring... continue
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Passenger numbers through Stansted Airport will be able to rise by 40% following the Government’s decision to give the go-ahead to increasing... continue
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The Government’s Committee on Climate Change has placed the emphasis firmly on technology as the route to cutting transport’s greenhouse... continue
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Technology alone will not enable the Government to achieve a 60% reduction in transport sector CO2 by 2050, with a significant amount of behaviour... continue
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Letters to the editor
By Simon Helyar , Nottingham
So the Association of British Drivers and a “Thatcherite” engineer with a passion for road building (Letters and Viewpoint LTT 3 Oct)... continue
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Letters to the editor
By Paul Withrington, Director, Transport Watch , Northampton
Danish academic Bjorn Lomborg pointed out in The Times of 30 September that, even if all the policies to restrict emissions were implemented... continue
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Letters to the editor
By Mayer Hillman, Senior fellow emeritus, Policy Studies Institute, London
Few would dispute that there are factors other than the burning of fossil fuels which influence annual variations in sea ice and temperatures in... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
The Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has been stripped of its responsibility for climate change in the... continue
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Viewpoint
Vanessa Kovacevic, Capita Symonds
Thirty-eight years after graduation, and thirty-three after I worked on my first traffic model, in December I disappear off into partial retirement,... continue
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Letters to the editor
Paul Biggs Environment spokesman Association of British Drivers Tamworth Staffs B77
Once again Mayer Hillman entertains climate realist LTT readers with his usual mixture of scientific ignorance, climate alarmism and ad hominem... continue
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Regular news
Northern Ireland environment minister Sammy Wilson has launched a ferocious attack on environmentalists after facing criticism for openly doubting... continue
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The Government’s Sustainable Development Commission has called for an independent review of the evidence underpinning aviation policy before... continue
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The first two parts of the BBC’s three-part series of programmes on climate change, Earth: The Climate Wars, shown on 7 and 14 September,... continue
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Letters to the editor
Mayer Hillman, Senior fellow emeritus, Policy Studies Institute, London
It is not difficult to guess at the hidden agenda of climate sceptic Bernard Abrams (the environmental spokesman for the Association of British... continue
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Letters to the editor
Paul Yoward, Cardiff
Regarding your opinion piece in the last issue (‘What if..?’), logically we need to invest much less in the global warming theory from an... continue
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Letters to the editor
Bernard Abrams, Cheltenham
Mayer Hillman (Letters LTT 22 Aug) ponders a future ecological disaster at the hands of ‘tax gas’ (carbon dioxide) presumably due to IPCC... continue
Local Transport Today
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One of the central themes underpinning current transport policy is that man’s emissions of carbon dioxide are a threat to the future of the... continue
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Letters to the editor
Paul Withrington, Director, Transport-watch, Northampton
Richard Craig (Letters LTT?22 August) criticises me for pointing out the embarrassing history of climate change, namely, and in summary, the very... continue
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