@Climate Progress : Federal election official calls out Trump for his baseless voter fraud claims

Today: 14:51

@Watts Up With That?: Why are “utility investors and renewable energy investors are like oil and water”?

Guest post by David Middleton It was supposed to be an easy trans­ition for NRG Energy (NYSE­:NRG) from utility giant to renewable energy powerh­ouse. The company had billions in cash flow coming in from fossil fuel plants that could then be turned around and invested in wind, solar, electric charging stations, and energy storage. Simple…

Today: 14:19

@Watts Up With That?: Through The Looking Glass with NASA GISS

Guest essay by John Mauer One aspect of the science of global warming is the measur­ement of temper­ature on a local basis. This is followed by placing the data on a worldwide grid and extrapo­lating to areas that don’t have data. The local measur­ement site in the northwest corner of Connec­ticut is in Falls Village, near…

Today: 14:00

@Google: What Your TV Meteoro­logist Likely Thinks Of Climate Change Forbes

Forbes What Your TV Meteoro­logist Likely Thinks Of Climate Change Forbes I am a scientist so I need data. When a controv­ersial topic comes up, I usually look for what the data says. Last week, an article in the Boston Globe examined the topic of climate change and broadcast meteorol­ogists. While the article addressed some ...

Today: 13:52

@Real Science: Picking Rotten Cherries At The Washi­ngton Post

I’m headed to DC shortly, land of cherry trees and politi­cized science. Angela Fritz at the fake news Washi­ngton Post is back pushing the climate scam, claiming that cherry trees are blooming earlier than they used to. The warm winter …

Today: 13:13

@Paul Homewood: Prince Charles And The Age Of The (Royal) Train

By Paul Homewood   http://www­.telegraph­.co.uk/new­s/2017/02/­18/royal-​train-​saved-​scrapheap-​queen-​makes-​known-​still-​favoured/   From the Teleg­raph:   Since the reign of Queen Victoria its well uphols­tered carriages and trusty locomo­tives have ferried members of the Royal Family the length and breadth of the country. However, the expense of running the Royal Train led to questions from MPs over…

Today: 13:02

@Climate Progress : Six months after the Olympics, Rio is worse off than ever

Today: 13:02

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: New data about two distant asteroids give a clue to the possible ‘Planet Nine’

Resear­chers suggest the pair may have got too close to the hypoth­etical Planet Nine, resulting in their current orbits. The dynamical prope­rties of these aster­oids, observed spectrosc­opically for the first time using the Gran Teles­copio CANARIAS, suggest a possible common origin and give a clue to the existence of a planet beyond Pluto, the so-​called

Today: 11:55

@Watts Up With That?: A likely to be wrong claim: “Colorado River flows will keep shrinking as climate warms”

From the UNI­VERSITY OF ARIZONA and the depar­tment of “we are in permanent drought in Califo­rnia… oh, wait” comes this claim that is surely little more than another modeling fantasy from Jonathan Overpeck. Colorado River flows will keep shrinking as climate warms Warming in the 21st century reduced Colorado River flows by at least 0.5 million…

Today: 10:38

@Google: Scien­tists Got a New Look at the Growing Larsen C Crack Climate Central

Climate Central Scien­tists Got a New Look at the Growing Larsen C Crack Climate Central It's summer in Antarc­tica, which has scien­tists scurrying around the seventh continent carrying out various research experi­ments. That includes monit­oring the massive crack that has spread across the Larsen C ice shelf, located on the Antarctic Peninsula.

Today: 09:48

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: Wind Power Disaster Means South Austr­alian Labor Gover­nment ‘Gone with the Wind’

Origi­nally posted on STOP THESE THINGS : Jay Weathe­rill’s political future all but blacked-​out. *** While the power pricing and supply calamity that is South Australia is down to the subsidies awarded to wind power under the Federal govern­ment’s Large-​Scale RET, the state Labor gover­nment has done plenty to create the unfolding disaster and nothing to…

Today: 09:40

@Google: Warning that Donald Trump's climate change denial could lead to UK 'backsl­iding' on the enviro­nment The Indepe­ndent

The Indepe­ndent Warning that Donald Trump's climate change denial could lead to UK'back­sliding' on the enviro­nment The Indepe­ndent Theresa May must not use Donald Trump's climate change denial as an excuse to “backs­lide” on environ­mental commit­ments, the Liberal Democrats have said. In a speech today to the think-​tank Policy Exchange Tim Farron accused the Gover­nment of being ... Lib Dem…

Today: 09:38

@Manchester Climate Monthly: #Manch­ester City Council’s £3m on communic­ations, almost zero ‘carbon literacy’

The wage bill for Manch­ester City Council’s “commun­ication direct­orate” was £3 million pounds last year.  Sadly, only 12 of the 77 staff employed within it have completed their ‘carbon literacy’ training – you know, that thing that the Council promised …

Today: 08:02

@The Carbon Brief: In-​depth: The whole system costs of renewables

Dramatic cost reduc­tions mean wind and solar can now compete on price with conven­tional sources...

The post In-​depth: The whole system costs of renewables appeared first on Carbon Brief .

Today: 08:00

@Google: Trump will reverse climate change position, former Repub­lican congre­ssman Bob Inglis says NEWS.c­om.au

NEWS.c­om.au Trump will reverse climate change position, former Repub­lican congre­ssman Bob Inglis says NEWS.c­om.au Since then, Inglis has reversed his position on climate change after extensive briefings with scien­tists and founded a movement of conserv­atives lobbying for action on global warming from the right. In a speech to the National Press Club in Canberra ... Tackling climate change…

Today: 07:35

@Google: Austr­alian coal 'risks being caught out' by Trump climate U-​turn The Guardian

The Guardian Austr­alian coal'risks being caught out' by Trump climate U-turn The Guardian In a speech to the National Press Club on Wedne­sday, Bob Inglis, a conser­vative advocate for private sector action on climate change, called for the United States to take unila­teral action by imposing a carbon tax with an import levy on goods made in ... Trump will reverse climate change position, former…

Today: 07:24

@Master Resource: What If the World Enters a New Global Cooling Period? (while EPA fights against wood stoves in Alaska)

“The battle over whether man-​made or natural forces are the primary driving force behind global warming and climate change will likely become more conten­tious in the next few years­. The key point is that the world’s popul­ation is at greater risk of serious harm from colder temper­atures rather than warm tempera­tures.”

“Since the EPA’s ruling, the effort to find a solution to the…

Today: 07:00

@Climate Scam (Swedish): Påmin­nelse om demonst­ration mot vindkraft på lördag

Fören­ingen Alberga Duvhällen har tagit initia­tivet till en demonst­ration mot vindk­raft. Den äger rum i Kungsträ­dgården i Stockholm nu på lördag den 25 februari klockan 13.00. Samlings­platsen är Karl den XIIs torg som ligger i Kungsträ­dgårdens södra ände strax efter Ströms­bron. Många människor som från början har varit positiva till en vindkrafts­utbyggnad blir motstå­ndare när…

Today: 07:00

@Die Kalte Sonne: Forscher der Arizona State Unive­rsity fordern 500 000 000 000 Dollar, um das arktische Meereis um einen Meter zu verdicken

Anfang Februar 2017 war der Klimawiss­enschaftl­er Hans von Storch zu Gast in der SWR 1-​Sendung “Leute”. Es ist schon erstau­nlich, wie sehr die SWR Modera­torin Nicole Köster versucht, aus Herrn Storch Klimaala­rmismus zu entlo­cken. Der aller­dings bleibt völlig gelassen und entgegnet mit Anpassungs­maßnahmen und wissensch­aftlichen Erkennt­nissen. Hut ab vor Hans von Storch. Das 34-​minütige…

Today: 06:30

@Google: UI Climate project creates new path The Daily Iowan

The Daily Iowan UI Climate project creates new path The Daily Iowan According to the Unive­rsity of Iowa's Office of Sustain­ability website, the project is designed to “reach across academic discip­lines and chronicle climate solutions and regene­rative appro­aches to restor­ation and biodive­rsity, energy, food, agricu­lture ...

Today: 06:21

@Google: Climate reality could strike Trump: Inglis NEWS.c­om.au

ABC Online Climate reality could strike Trump: Inglis NEWS.c­om.au Just as Richard Nixon opened up China and Bill Clinton reformed welfare, so too Mr Trump could act on climate change. Plus, Mr Inglis has worked out how to couch the move in Trumpian language."A­merica is going to move first. China is going to respond ... Tackling climate change conserva­tively: How a Repub­lican calls for action in…

Today: 04:31

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Repos­ting: Study Links Tobacco, Tea Party, Climate Denial,… and Fox News.

I’ve tweeted that the current American mass uprisin­g will make the Tea Party look like a tea party. We are in the midst of a wides­pread awakening of the American public that has no parallel since the Vietnam War, and I believe it will eclipse the public engag­ement of that period. It is, of course, beyond

Today: 04:30

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: Maxine Waters: Kremli­nKlan – Oil and Gas “Scumbags”

This one will be rocketing around the tubes for a few days. Watch and spread­.Filed under: Crock of the Week

Today: 04:04

@Google: Tackling climate change conserva­tively: How a Repub­lican calls for action in the Trump era ABC Online

ABC Online Tackling climate change conserva­tively: How a Repub­lican calls for action in the Trump era ABC Online Bob Inglis was a Repub­lican Congre­ssman, which to him meant one thing:" Climate change was nonsense." It was the mid'90s and the represe­ntative from South Carolina says he didn't know anything about climate change except that it was something for ... Opinion: How conserv­atives would…

Today: 03:51

@Climate Depot: Adminis­trator Pruitt’s first message to EPA emplo­yees: ‘Feder­alism matters’

Adminis­trator Scott Pruitt Addresses EPA employees US Environ­mental Prote­ction Agency February 21, 2017

Today: 03:22

@The Chiefio - E.M. Smith: Scraping GISS, CDIAC, NCDC / NCEI, and Me

A colle­ction of inform­ation about site scraping and some ideas on sizes and commands for Climate Data related sites.

Today: 02:46

@Climate Progress : Trump hiring freeze forces suspe­nsion of Military child care programs

Today: 01:40

@Google: Theresa May must not sacrifice environ­mental laws after Brexit, warn leading climate groups The Indepe­ndent

The Indepe­ndent Theresa May must not sacrifice environ­mental laws after Brexit, warn leading climate groups The Indepe­ndent Theresa May must not allow Britain's environ­mental laws to be under­mined during Brexit negotia­tions, a coalition of leading UK and interna­tional campaign groups, including Greenp­eace, Friends of the Earth, WWF and the National Trust, has said. The ...

Today: 01:04

@Google: We must fight against climate change deniers like Trump and climate change ignorers like the Tories Liberal Democrats

Liberal Democrats We must fight against climate change deniers like Trump and climate change ignorers like the Tories Liberal Democrats A year ago the world had finally come to a conse­nsus. People across the globe agreed there was a desperate need to tackle climate change. This was best symbo­lised by the Paris Agree­ment, an agreement to legally binding limits for global temper­ature ... Climate

Today: 01:04

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: New Video of Antarctic Crack

Climate Central: It’s summer in Antarc­tica, which has scien­tists scurrying around the seventh continent carrying out various research experi­ments. That includes monit­oring the massive crack that has spread across the L­arsen C ice shelf, located on the Antarctic Penin­sula. On Tuesday, resear­chers with the British Antarctic Survey released new aerial footage showing the widening rift that

Today: 00:55


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