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Christopher Horner

Christopher Horner is a senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, and author of the recently-published The Liberal War on Transparency: Confessions of a Freedom of Information "Criminal".
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A Brief Summary of James E. Hansen’s NASA Ethics File

Friday, November 18th, 2011 - by Christopher Horner

Green advocacy begets green income.

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WaPo Op-Ed: Laws for the Masses, Shelter the Elites

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 - by Christopher Horner

Yes, the Washington Post has actually taken the stand that the Freedom of Information Act is "misused" by folks like me trying to get to the bottom of Climategate.

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Why Is NASA Hiding James Hansen’s Ethics Records?

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011 - by Christopher Horner

The climate change fanatic has plenty of outside income. Did he obtain the proper waivers from NASA as he must according to the law?

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‘Green’ Lobbyist Who Shaped Energy Dept. Policy Hired by Bailed Out Bank. Hmmm.

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 - by Christopher Horner

At what point does this sort of admission warrant investigation by Congress?

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Spain’s Zapatero Seeks More U.S. Money for His ‘Green’ Firms — Will We Fall for It Again?

Friday, November 12th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

At the G20, Zapatero pushed nations towards "green" energy as a way out of the economic crisis. He didn't mention that Spain's "green" firms are broke and need the foreign infusion.

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Zoi Leaves ‘Green’ Post at Department of Energy: Avoiding Her Conflicts of Interest?

Thursday, October 14th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

As previously reported at PJM, former Al Gore colleague Cathy Zoi had serious financial conflicts related to her holdings in a "green" energy company.

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‘Running of the Bulls’ in Pamplona, Running of the Bull with Obama’s ‘Green Jobs’ Nonsense

Thursday, July 8th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

President Obama's recent radio address continues the mythology of "green jobs" — even though his models for the green jobs program have been proven not to work.

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UPDATED: ‘Green’ Energy Company Threatens Economics Professor … with Package of Dismantled Bomb Parts (Updated: No Threat)

Thursday, June 24th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

The author of a damning study about the failure of Spain's "green jobs" program — a story broken here at PJM — received the threatening package on Tuesday from solar energy company Thermotechnic.

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Dept. of Energy’s Cathy Zoi: Still Flouting the Law, Still Stonewalling the Investigation (PJM Exclusive)

Thursday, June 17th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Assistant Secretary of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Cathy Zoi, ex-CEO of Al Gore's Alliance for Climate Protection, maintains major investments in "green" companies that benefit directly from her decisions.

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UVA’s Defense of Michael Mann: Back Off, He’s a Scientist!

Friday, June 4th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

The University of Virginia doesn't want to comply with the VA AG's investigation of warmist Michael Mann. Their reasoning? Scientists aren't subject to the same laws as the rest of us.

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Obama’s Model ‘Green’ Country? Denmark Evicts Citizens, Clear-Cuts Forests for Windmill Space

Monday, May 24th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Following the embarrassment of having recommended Spain's failed "green" programs, Obama switched to using Denmark as a model. Best out of five?

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Leaked Spanish Report: Obama’s Model ‘Green Economy’ a Disaster (PJM Exclusive)

Friday, May 21st, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Following PJM's exclusive story on a leaked Spanish government report, a newspaper in Spain confirms that the country's "green economy" policies — the model for the Obama administration's "green jobs" efforts — have been a disaster: expensive, ineffective, and unworkable. (An English translation of the Spanish article is provided in this post.)

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BREAKING: Leaked Doc Proves Spain’s ‘Green’ Policies — the Basis for Obama’s — an Economic Disaster (PJM Exclusive)

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

PJM has received a leaked internal document confirming Spain realizes its green failures, just as Obama pushes the American Power Act based on Spain's program. (Click here for the original Spanish document. An English translation is provided in this article.)

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More Global Warming Profiteering by Obama Energy Official

Monday, April 26th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Ex-Gore associate and current Obama energy official Cathy Zoi is exploiting global warming for her own mega-gain. (And see the exclusive PJTV interview with Christopher Horner.)

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Climategate: James Hansen Finds Complying with FOIA To Be Too Much of a Burden

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

The longtime Al Gore adviser, with his taxpayer-funded salary, finds the public's right to know how their money is spent to be unacceptable.

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Climategate: Three of the Four Temperature Datasets Now Irrevocably Tainted

Thursday, March 11th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

With today’s revelation on PJ Media, only the Japan Meteorological Agency is left to save the warmists. Don’t bet on it. (Click here to see Horner discuss this article on PJTV.)

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Examining the GreenJobsGate Emails: Obama Administration Takes Direction from Wind Lobby, Soros Group

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

The Department of Energy's scientific conclusions were instigated — even dictated — by Big Wind's lobbyists and leftists. Read here for the timeline and the key figures involved. (Click here to read the emails and the FOIA request.)

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BREAKING: ‘Anti-Lobbyist’ Obama Administration Recruited Left-Wing Lobbyists to Sell Bogus ‘Green Jobs’

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

A FOIA reveals the Department of Energy turned to George Soros and to wind industry lobbyists to help cover up two economic studies pointing to the failure of European wind energy programs.

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Climategate 2.0 — The NASA Files: U.S. Climate Science as Corrupt as CRU (PJM Exclusive — Part Four)

Saturday, February 20th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Who pitches in to cover for NASA's FOIA release? Al Gore's cable TV station.
(Don't miss Parts One, Two, and Three of Christopher's report, and watch his PJTV interview, here.)

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Climategate 2.0 — The NASA Files: U.S. Climate Science as Corrupt as CRU (PJM Exclusive — Part Three)

Friday, February 19th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

When they show cooling, NASA dismisses temperature anomalies much larger than those hailed as ominous. (This is Part Three of a four-part series. Read Parts One and Two.)

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Climategate 2.0 — The NASA Files: U.S. Climate Science as Corrupt as CRU (PJM Exclusive — Part Two)

Thursday, February 18th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Horner looks further into the NASA emails, and finds stunning examples of politicized science and institutional hypocrisy. (This is Part Two of a four-part series. Read Part One here.) Update: Don't miss Chris Horner's PJTV interview here.

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Climategate 2.0 — The NASA Files: U.S. Climate Science as Corrupt as CRU (PJM Exclusive — Part One)

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Chris Horner filed the FOIA request that NASA didn't comply with for two years. Now we know what took so long. (Click here for the NASA files. This is Part One of a four-part series.) Update: Don't miss Chris Horner's PJTV interview here.

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Climategate: Penn State Moves to Protect Its Own

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010 - by Christopher Horner

Appearances matter, and this doesn't appear good: Penn State is heading toward concluding that Michael Mann's role in Climategate is all a big misperception, a matter of appearances more than substance.

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Nothing Surprising in Leaked Copenhagen Draft Agreement (Updated)

Thursday, December 10th, 2009 - by Christopher Horner

The leaked draft accord has outraged activists and developing nations but contains no real surprises.

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Climategate’s ‘Josh Steiner’ Moment, Featuring John Tierney and Michael Mann

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 - by Christopher Horner

Remember the Clinton aide who testified that he lied to his own diary? The latest from Michael Mann and the NY Times may top that.

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