IPCC AND GREENPEACE - HAND IN HAND ON THE CLIMATE FILE
June 18, 2011: "IPCC WG3 and the Greenpeace Karaoke" by Steve McIntyre, Climate Audit, Toronto, Canada.
"The public and policy-makers are starving for independent and authoritative analysis of precisely how much weight can be placed on renewables in the energy future. It expects more from IPCC WG3 than a karaoke version of Greenpeace scenario.
"It is totally unacceptable that IPCC should have had a Greenpeace employee as a Lead Author of the critical Chapter 10, that the Greenpeace employee, as an IPCC Lead Author, should (like Michael Mann and Keith Briffa in comparable situations) have been responsible for assessing his own work and that, with such inadequate and non-independent ‘due diligence’, IPCC should have featured the Greenpeace scenario in its press release on renewables.
"Everyone in IPCC WG3 should be terminated and, if the institution is to continue, it should be re-structured from scratch."
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