The Solar Cycle, Climate, Carbon and Crop Yields: EIKE Berlin

On April 17th and 18th members of the European Institute for Climate and Energy (EIKE) gathered at Humboldt University in Berlin for their annual meeting and to discuss the latest developments in climate research and policy. Participants agreed that the current climate debate serves the interests of energy companies and the makers of solar panel and wind turbines, but neglects sound science. […]

By |2016-06-21T14:07:24-04:00April 19th, 2009|CFACT Europe, Conferences|Comments Off on The Solar Cycle, Climate, Carbon and Crop Yields: EIKE Berlin

CFACT Co-Hosts Climate Conference in Berlin

Event marks second gathering of climate realists in a year On 17 April, an audience of 80 assembled in the Parliament of the State of Berlin, Germany, to listen to the latest findings of climate science.  Under the patronage of the FDP-group, supported by the European Climate and Energy Institute and CFACT Europe, a range of top speakers presented their views on the issue. Great expectations had been linked to the event, and some political pressure had been put on the organizers. […]

By |2008-04-21T06:59:48-04:00April 21st, 2008|CFACT Europe, Conferences|Comments Off on CFACT Co-Hosts Climate Conference in Berlin

Germany Cancels Biofuel Plans

Fears repercussions from angry motorists HOLGER J. THUSS (Jena) “ production may go down as one of the biggest blunders in history. An unholy alliance of environmentalists, agribusiness, biofuel corporations and politicians has been touting ethanol as the cure to all our environmental ills, when in fact it may be doing more harm than good. An array of unintended consequences is wreaking havoc on the economy, food production and, perhaps most ironically, the environment.“ Cinnamon Stillwell, San Francisco Chronicle April 2, 2008 Berlin — The German government officially reversed plans to impose controversial legislation that would have increased the mandatory ethanol [...]

By |2012-09-19T23:53:38-04:00April 4th, 2008|CFACT Europe|Comments Off on Germany Cancels Biofuel Plans

The Truth About Organic Foods

CFACT is proud to offer its German translation of Alex A. Avery’s The Truth About Organic Foods Two years ago, the the most talked about book on organic foods in over a decade was issued in English – now, with the support of CFACT Europe, it is available to the 100 Million or so German speaking consumers: Alex Avery’s The Truth About Organic Foods. […]

By |2012-09-19T22:54:37-04:00February 5th, 2008|Books, CFACT Europe|Comments Off on The Truth About Organic Foods

CFACT Europe issues new book – “The Climate Catastrophe – What Is It All About?”

Continuing its growth as an important resource on environmental issues, CFACT Europe recently released its latest publication entitled The Climate Catastrophe – What Is It All About? The Nairobi Report on Climate Change, Climate Madness and Climate Hoax.  Click to purchase (German) This provocative booklet examines the latest political developments surrounding the issue of climate change and their relationship to the current state of climate science. It begins by exploring the question of whether there has been any substantial warming outside the range of natural variability (answer: no), continues by examining whether the increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide over the last 100 [...]

By |2008-01-10T15:41:00-04:00January 10th, 2008|Books, CFACT Europe|Comments Off on CFACT Europe issues new book – “The Climate Catastrophe – What Is It All About?”

Report: Berlin Climate Conference

On May 30, CFACT Europe, together with the European Institute for Climate and Energy and the German Free Market Institute (GFMI), hosted a conference on current climate affairs in Berlin (Germany). The high profile event was hosted by GFMI-Executive Officer Wolfgang Mueller and CFACT Europe’s executive director Dr. Holger Thuss and included presentations given by Dr. S. Fred Singer, the former President of the US Weather Satellite Service who also served as an IPCC reviewer, and Ernst Georg Beck, a lecturer and biologist from Freiburg (Germany). […]

By |2007-05-31T03:03:00-04:00May 31st, 2007|CFACT Europe, Conferences|Comments Off on Report: Berlin Climate Conference

Berlin Climate Conference: May 30, 2007

On May 30, CFACT Europe, together with the European Institute for Climate and Energy (EIKE)  and the the German Free Market Institute, is co-hosting a conference on current climate affairs in Berlin (Germany). Key note speakers are Professor S. Fred Singer, University of Virginia, and Ernst Georg Beck, biologist, Freiburg (Germany). The event will take place at the German Free Market Institute and will be opened with a presentation of the Canadian documentary Climate Catastrophe Cancelled: What You're Not Being Told About the Science of Climate Change. While Prof. Singer will talk about the policies of the IPCC, Mr. [...]

By |2007-05-06T13:52:16-04:00May 6th, 2007|CFACT Europe, Conferences|Comments Off on Berlin Climate Conference: May 30, 2007

CFACT’s Thuss Advocates Values Based Foreign Policy at Adenauer Foundation Forum

Berlin, Germany, 20 Jan. Today, Dr. Holger Thuss, Executive Director of CFACT EUROPE, joined a panel debating the role of ethical values in foreign affairs, in order to present his translation of Paul Driessen’s best-selling book Eco-imperialism: Green Power – Black Death. During his presentation, Dr. Thuss strongly emphasized the importance of value-based foreign policies, particularly in such areas as development aid and WTO. As an example he mentioned the global ban on DDT, that is supposed to guarantee DDT-free imports from developing nations, where the ban causes millions of death since even the responsible use of the substance against malaria [...]

By |2007-01-25T18:28:04-04:00January 25th, 2007|CFACT Europe|Comments Off on CFACT’s Thuss Advocates Values Based Foreign Policy at Adenauer Foundation Forum

Potatoes to Diapers

Transgenic Potatoes Yield Sustainable Diapers HOLGER THUSS (Jena) A simple way to kill small talk (or exit a Christmas card list) is to declare that you’ll serve your guests genetically modified food and then explain your affection for biotechnologists work with transgenic plants. Many have heard that “dangerous” “gm” crops will allow killer tomatoes to escape Frankenstein’s laboratory to take over the earth. […]

By |2012-09-19T17:12:58-04:00January 2nd, 2007|CFACT Europe|Comments Off on Potatoes to Diapers