Monthly Archives: March 2020
Descent of Man: Britain’s Suicidal Renewable Energy Policy Lays A Path To Poverty
The ‘climate doomers’ preparing for society to fall apart
Polar Ice Loss Accelerating- FACTCHECK
‘We need a democratic revolt against the climate extremists’ – Dominic Lawson
Met Office’s February Storms Misdirection
Eleven million jobs at risk from EU Green Deal, trade unions warn
By Paul Homewood
h/t Dennis Ambler
The European Green Deal risks deepening economic and social divisions between east and western EU countries, trade unions say, warning the 27-member bloc risks imploding before it reaches its 2050 climate neutrality goal.
Trade unions have stepped up warnings that the Green Deal put forward by the European Commission in December last year will put millions of jobs at risk, without any assurances that workers in affected industries will have a future.
“We are talking about almost 11 million jobs directly affected in extractive industries, energy intensive industries and in the automotive industry,” said Luc Triangle, secretary general of IndustriAll, a federation of trade unions.
“Those jobs won’t necessarily disappear,” Triangle told EURACTIV in an interview. “But there needs to be a future perspective for jobs in these industries,” which is currently not clear, he said.
Last week, the European Commission tabled a groundbreaking…
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