Beast from the East blamed for Scotland missing climate change target

Closed due to snowImage credit: BBC You couldn’t make this stuff up. An artificial so-called climate target was defeated by one of nature’s cold snaps. The mind boggles at the idiotic pretentiousness of their climate obsession, helpless in the face of weather. – – – The Beast from the East, which shut down much of […]

Beast from the East blamed for Scotland missing climate change target — Iowa Climate Science Education

Closed due to snow
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You couldn’t make this stuff up. An artificial so-called climate target was defeated by one of nature’s cold snaps. The mind boggles at the idiotic pretentiousness of their climate obsession, helpless in the face of weather.
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The Beast from the East, which shut down much of the country in 2018, has been blamed for Scotland missing a climate target, says The Scotsman.

Unseasonably cold temperatures and heavy snowfall brought transport to a halt and closed schools in late February and early March two years ago.

Scotland’s environment secretary Roseanna Cunningham told the Scottish Parliament an increase in energy usage during the cold snap has contributed to a 1.5 per cent rise in greenhouse gas emissions between 2017 and 2018.

It meant the Scottish Government missed its own climate target to reduce emissions by 54 per cent compared to the 1990 baseline, which was put in place through legislation last year.

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June 17, 2020 at 04:03AM

Author: uwe.roland.gross

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