@Paul Homewood: What Phillip Willi­amson Forgot To Tell You

By Paul Homewood   The Spectator has published an article by Dr Phillip Willia­mson, who works at the Unive­rsity of East Anglia as a science coordi­nator for the Natural Enviro­nment Research Council.   Readers of The Spectator will be familiar with the argument that climate change, like Britpop, ended in 1998. Raised on a diet

2017-06-17 18:43

@Real Science: Climate Criminal Heidi Cullen Back With More Summer Heat Fraud

No matter how many times Heidi Cullen gets called out for her blatant attempts to deceive the American people about climate, she returns with more fraud. Like this claim that US summers are getting hotter. Summers Are Getting Hotter | …

2017-06-18 10:06

@Real Science: Plumm­eting June 18 Temper­atures In The US

June 18 temper­atures have plummeted in the US over the past 80 years. Prior to 1960, June 18 was typically a very hot day in the US, with the five hottest years being 1933, 1910, 1936, 1952 and 1944. On …

2017-06-18 09:31

@Paul Homewood: The Beginning Of The End For Coal?

By Paul Homewood       http://ww­w.bp.com/­en/global­/corporat­e/energy-​economi­cs/stat­istical-​review-​of-​world-​energy­.html   This year’s BP Energy Review came out while I was away last week. The general message seems to be little change. These are Spencer Dale’s highli­ghts:   It has been pretty clear for a few years now, indeed arguably since 2008, that both the economic and energy…

2017-06-18 19:06

@Watts Up With That?: Did UK Gover­nment Climate Mania Contr­ibute to the Grenfell Tower Disaster?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The flammable building cladding which helped turn Grenfell Tower into a blazing torch which killed at least 58 people on the 14th June this year may have been chosen in part due to its climate creden­tials. Grenfell Tower cladding that may have led to fire was chosen to improve appear­ance…

2017-06-19 03:15

@Watts Up With That?: The New ‘Conse­nsus’ On Global Warming – a shocking admission by “Team Climate”

From the “well maybe there was a hiatus after all” walkback depart­ment. Even Mann is on board with this paper. By MICHAEL BASTASCH AND DR. RYAN MAUE A scien­tific consensus has emerged among top mains­tream climate scien­tists that “skep­tics” or “lukewa­rmers” were not long ago derided for sugge­sting — there was a nearly two-​decade long…

2017-06-20 16:29

@American Elephants: The Y2K Bug, Seventeen Years Later, Still Filing Reports.

Much has been written about the evils of bureau­cracy and the adminis­trative state. President Trump is fully on board with that, but his latest effort to whittle down the bureau­cracy and the unnece­ssary and illogical regul­ation involved provided an excellent illustr­ation. Seventeen years ago, it was believed that at the turn of the century computers

2017-06-16 14:21

@Climate Depot: Green deatht­raps: energy-​saving renov­ation blamed for horrific Grenfell Tower fire in London

By Thomas Lifson In the wake of the ghastly conflag­ration that engulfed a recently renovated 24-​story apartment tower in London, the world is waking up to the dire threat created by energy-​saving green zealots.  It turns out that nobody much worried about the fire hazard involved when flammable materials were used to add an outer “skin”

2017-06-16 19:52

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: Drax mulls coal to gas instead of biomass conversion

Are we nearing the end of the road for further large-​scale wood pellet burning at UK power stations? Cheaper gas from either US or UK fracking must now be influe­ncing business plans. PEI reports the UK’s biggest power producer Drax is consid­ering the conve­rsion of its remaining coal-​fired power units to gas, instead of biomass

2017-06-17 13:47

@Climate Depot: Team of Scien­tists level devast­ating rebuttal to ‘global warming’: ‘Advocacy masque­rading as science should not be the basis for political decisions’

Via: http­://www.br­eitbart.c­om/big-​government­/2017/06/1­6/america-​first-​climate/ The article below was contri­buted by Istvan Marko, J. Scott Armst­rong, William M. Briggs, Kesten Green, Hermann Harde, David R. Legates, Christ­opher Monckton of Brenc­hley, and Willie Soon. # There is no science unambig­uously establ­ishing that CO2 is the chief cause of the warming observed since the end of the…

2017-06-17 15:35

@Watts Up With That?: Shocker: Gover­nment mandated trillions in global renewable inves­tment tally

But — wind and solar provide only 1% of 2015 world energy Guest essay by Larry Hamlin The 2017 edition of the REN21 Renew­ables Global Status Report (GSR) has been released providing a status asses­sment of global renewable energy use with energy consum­ption data reflected through 2015. The report presents the following breakdown of total…

2017-06-17 20:00

@American Elephants: Dr. Roy Spencer’s Keynote Address to Ninth Interna­tional Confe­rence on Climate Change

Dr. Roy Spencer  is the climato­logist who runs, with Dr.  John Christie, the only real measures of earthly temper­atures by satellite from the Unive­rsity of Alabama at Huntsv­ille. He gave the keynote address to the Ninth Interna­tional Confe­rence on Climate Change at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas on July 9, 2014. Dr. Spencer clearly explains

2017-06-17 23:42

@No Tricks Zone: Lowest Solar Activity In 200 Years Accomp­anied By High Northern Hemisp­heric Snow And Ice

Frank Bosse and Prof. Fritz Vahre­nholt present their monthly solar activity report at their Die kalte Sonne site. In May the sun was very quiet as sunspot number was a mere 18.8, which is only 36% of what is typical for the month this far into the cycle.­ Seven days saw no sunspot activity at all. The

2017-06-18 18:47

@Master Resource: Wind News Update: Catast­rophic Failures Jump; Maryland Gets Serious (June 19, 2017)

“Catast­rophic ­failure with wind turbines is not new, and it’s not rare…. Recent exper­ience shows that not much has changed in the ensuing years.”

“Those of us who follow the wind debate closely have repea­tedly witnessed cases where projects were permitted despite an obvious lack of meani­ngful evidence on a host of topics….  The recent Maryland [Dan’s Mountain } decision provides an…

2017-06-19 07:00

@Real Science: Election Hacking Update

The press corps did every­thing they could to hack the election for Hillary Clinton. Having failed at that, they are now working 24×7 gener­ating fake news in an attempt to overthr­ow the democra­tically elected leader of the United States. Hillary Clinton …

2017-06-19 16:16

@Paul Homewood: Unint­ended Conseq­uences

By Paul Homewood   Two news reports from the BBC in the last few days, which rather compl­ement each other:   Leading resear­chers have condemned attempts to change the way carbon from trees will be counted in Europe. The scien­tists fear that millions of tonnes of CO2 from forests will disappear from the books if

2017-06-19 20:48

@Jo Nova: Stupid Nation: Austra­lians crave cheap energy, yet think “low cost” renew­ables need support

It’s like an Easter Island moment for an advanced economy: somehow “cheap” energy can’t compete in a free market without gover­nment subsidy. A Nation of Serfs have forgotten what a free market is. Will cheap desirable stuff sell itself, or not?

The contrad­ictions mount. Electr­icity and gas prices are hitting escape velocity:

The wholesale electr­icity spot prices was about $35 a megawatt hour…

2017-06-20 06:49

@Paul Homewood: Is renewable energy in Devon ‘an unmiti­gated disaster’?

By Paul Homewood   Congrats to Philip Bratby, who has had a report published by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) into renewable energy in his local county, Devon. It has unsurpr­isingly generated a kickback from the renewable lobby: Countr­yside campai­gners and renewable energy experts have clashed on how renewable energy has benefited the

2017-06-20 13:38

@Climate Depot: Deling­pole: The Pause in Global Warming Is Real, Admits Climat­egate Scientist

http://www­.breitbart­.com/big-​governme­nt/2017/­06/20/de­lingpole-​the-​pause-​in-​global-​warming-​is-​real-​admits-​climat­egate-​scien­tist/ by JAMES DELING­POLE20 Jun 20171,132 The ‘Pause’ in global warming is real and the computer models predi­cting dramat­ically increased temper­atures have failed. This is the shocking admission of a paper p­ublished this week in Nature Geoscien­ce. It’s shocking…

2017-06-21 11:20

@Real Science: Climate Resear­chers Likely To Ramp Up Their Fraud As Funding Gets Cut Off

The fake news New York Times is quite predic­tably blaming hot weather in Phoenix on “global climate changes.” Their focus today is days over 118F. Too Hot to Fly? Climate Change May Take a Toll on Air Travel  If we …

2017-06-21 13:39

@Climate Depot: Black Monday For Climat­istas: Warmists ‘dealt a double-​whammy of what Al Gore would call inconv­enient news’

Most climat­istas are going to call today “Black Monday,” because today has dealt a double-​whammy of what Al Gore would call inconv­enient news. First, an article out today in Nature Geosc­ience ponders the problem of why observed temper­atures in the tropos­phere are not matching up with what the climate models have predi­cted. Source: Black Monday

2017-06-21 14:32

@Real Science: Disting­uishing Between Climate And Weather

Climato­logists maintain a highly rigorous distin­ction between weather and climate, shown in the map below. 10-​Day Temper­ature Outlook for the Conter­minous U.S.

2017-06-22 10:02

@Real Science: More Trouble For Arctic Alarmists

The Northwest Passage is blocked by very thick ice in the Beaufort Sea. DMI Modelled ice thickness And cold temper­atures are forecast there through the end of the month. 10-​Day Temper­ature Outlook By the time this cold spell ends, the …

2017-06-15 23:30

@Climate Depot: Is Old Green Science Behind The New Blue State/ China Alliances?

by Jeff Dunetz­ | Jun 15, 2017 | ­Climate 128SHARES Share Tweet Plus By Conor Coughlin Climate Solutions was a franc­hisee of the notorious Earth Island Insti­tute, a radical anti-​American organi­zation when this small obscure environ­mental group was selected by the gover­nment to operate some of the largest scien­tific research programs in US history. Climate Solutions produced the P­oised For…

2017-06-16 19:54

@Tallbloke's Talkshop: Marko, Soon et al: To Put America First Is to Put Our Planet’s Climate First

The article below was contri­buted by Istvan Marko, J. Scott Armst­rong, William M. Briggs, Kesten Green, Hermann Harde, David R. Legates, Christ­opher Monckton of Brenc­hley, and Willie Soon. On June 2, 2017, in a Letter regarding US withd­rawal from Paris climate agreement addressed to the MIT commu­nity, Professor Rafael Reif, president of MIT, criti­cized President Trump’s decision

2017-06-17 07:55

@Paul Homewood: New Study: Scien­tists Find Recent UK Flooding Is Not Unprece­dented

By Paul Homewood GWPF has details of a new study in to UK flooding records. As I have often shown, there is nothing unprece­dented about recent floods in Britain. What often makes it seem so is the “flood dry” period which occurred between 1970 and 2000. This new paper comes to similar conclu­sions, and also

2017-06-17 10:20

@Paul Homewood: Harrabin Confuses Weather With Climate

By Paul Homewood     Mr Harrabin confuses weather with climate!!     https://tw­itter.com/­rharrabin/­status/875­3011224535­04000   And, as the GWPF inconve­niently pointed out, it was only four years ago that the UK had one of the coldest springs on record: Clive Best also reminds us that this spring only managed to beat out 1893 by 0.1C.

2017-06-17 11:02

@Real Science: Plumm­eting June 17 Temper­atures In The US

Prior to 1960, June 17 was typically a very hot day in the US. But since 1960, June 17 has been much cooler than the first half of the 20th century. The ten hottest June 17th’s in the US were ­1936, …

2017-06-17 14:01

@American Elephants: Ivar Glaever, Noble Prizew­inner for Physics trashes the Global Warming psuedos­cience.

Dr. Ivar Glaever, Norwegian-​American physicist and Nobel prizew­inner says that global warming is basically a non-​problem, and resigned from the American Physical Society. Here he carefully explains why, as Climate Depot reported: Thank you for your letter inquiring about my member­ship. I did not renew it because I cannot live with the (APS) statement below

2017-06-17 14:27

@Carlin Economics and Science: Clouds Cannot Be Usefully Modeled but Appear to Play a Very Important Role in Climate Change

What if the climate alarmists are looking in entirely the wrong place for what controls global tempera­tures? They claim the answer is emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) by human activity and that humans must redirect vast scarce resources to reduce such emiss­ions. Most of the best scien­tific evidence points away from their favorite bogeyman (CO2),

2017-06-17 02:14