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Former U.N. Climate Chief Fired by Research Institute

Life continues to get tougher for the former head of the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Rajendra Pachauri. Pachauri was removed from his job as director-general of India’s premier energy think tank, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), which he had led for 34 years. Although TERI is not a household name in the United States, the organization is “very big in India,” says Myron Ebell, director of the Center for Energy and Environment at the Competitive...

Affordable Energy Summit Counters Obama-Reid Event

A coalition of Republicans, Democrats, and Libertarians rallied today in Las Vegas to call for affordable energy and an end to government favoritism toward so-called “clean” energy sources. Speakers at the Affordable Energy Summit 8.0 explained wind and solar power championed by Barack Obama, Harry Reid, and renewable power activists at the rival Clean Energy Summit 8.0 are prohibitively expensive, yet producing few if any net environmental benefits.  Obama is keynoted Reid’s annual Clean...

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