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Climate Depot: Redefining Global Warming Reporting

Climate Deport is run by Marc Morano, former Communications Director for the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee and senior aide, speechwriter, and climate researcher for Senator James Inhofe (R-OK), is the executive editor and chief correspondent for ClimateDepot.com, a pioneering climate and eco-news center. The news effort, begun in April 2009, is a special project of the Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT), a Washington, D.C.-based public policy organization that has been working since 1985 to infuse the environmental debate with a balanced perspective, and to promote market-based and safe technological solutions to various public-interest concerns.

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Climate Depot: 2016: Another ‘Very Quiet’ Year For Tornadoes – Continues decline since 1970s – ‘No EF-5 events’ last year

Tornado Stats For 2016–Another Quiet Year https://notalotofpeopleknowthat.wordpress.com/2017/06/23/tornado-stats-for-2016-another-quiet-year/ By Paul Homewood   NOAA have been very slow in releasing the final tornado data for 2016, but it is finally out now. As the provisional indicated at the time, last year was another very quiet year for tornadoes, and continued the pattern of a lower…

Today: 17:51   Click to comment

Climate Depot: ‘In search of a gender neutral glacier’ – ‘Paper proposes a feminist glaciology framework’ 

in search of a gender neutral glacier http://climatechangepredictions.org/uncategorized/8341 A critical but overlooked aspect of the human dimensions of glaciers and global change research is the relationship between gender and glaciers. While there has been relatively little research on gender and global environmental change in general (Moosa and Tuana, 2014; Arora-Jonsson, 2011), there is even…

Today: 17:29   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Sign a petition for Australia to pull out of the Paris Agreement

Sign a petition for Australia to pull out of the Paris Agreement http://joannenova.com.au/2017/06/sign-a-petition-for-australia-to-pull-out-of-the-paris-agreement/ Let’s get Australia out of the pointless Paris Agreement which will cost trillions, hurt the poor, kill birds, bats, whales, and not change global temperatures by any measurable amount. This is a very well reasoned petition…

Today: 17:27   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Alam Carlin: ‘Why I Spend So Much Time and Effort on Climate Skepticism’ 

Why I Spend So Much Time and Effort on Climate Skepticism http://www.carlineconomics.com/archives/3697 I am sometimes asked why I spend so much time on climate skepticism. Why not just ignore the climate issue and let the climate alarmists have their way at the expense of everyone else, particularly the less wealthy? The full answer can be

Today: 17:27   Click to comment

Climate Depot: David Whitehouse: The Global Warming Hiatus Is Real – ‘EPA’s Pruitt has a point backed-up by science’ 

David Whitehouse: The Global Warming Hiatus Is Real http://www.thegwpf.com/scott-pruitt-is-right-the-global-warming-hiatus-is-real/ The global warming ‘hiatus’ is the most talked about and researched topic in climate science Few things illustrate the poor state of the communication of climate science better than the reaction to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s…

Today: 17:25   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Arctic Warming Reverse! New Study Finds Winter Arctic Sea Ice ‘To Increase Towards 2020’ 

Arctic Warming Reverse! New Study Finds Winter Arctic Sea Ice “To Increase Towards 2020” http://notrickszone.com/2017/06/23/arctic-warming-reverse-new-study-says-winter-arctic-sea-ice-to-increase-towards-2020/ It is not uncommon to hear from Europe’s media that climate change is to blame whenever a weather anomaly occurs on the old continent. The reason for the climate change of course…

Today: 17:16   Click to comment

Climate Depot: WaPo Warmist Claims EPA Issued ‘A Declaration Of War’ By Taking Down Climate Change Website

WaPo Weatherman Claims EPA Issued ‘A Declaration Of War’ By Taking Down Climate Change Website http://dailycaller.com/2017/06/23/wapo-weatherman-claims-epa-issued-a-declaration-of-war-by-taking-down-climate-change-website/ ‘It included a vibrant kids’ site’ — gReader Pro

Today: 17:15   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Sierra Club: The Big Problem With Environmentalism Is ‘Unsustainable Whiteness’

Sierra Club: The Big Problem With Environmentalism Is ‘Unsustainable Whiteness’ http://dailycaller.com/2017/06/23/sierra-club-the-big-problem-with-environmentalism-is-unsustainable-whiteness/ ‘White privilege and racism within the broader environmental movement is existent and pervasive’ — gReader Pro

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Climate Depot: Climatologist defends Sec. Perry: AMS ‘being paid by the government to agree with the consensus through billions of dollars in grants’

By Dr. Roy Spencer Yesterday, the American Meteorological Society (AMS) sent a letter to DOE Secretary Rick Perry, scolding him for the following opinion he uttered in a CNBC interview on June 19. Quoting from a Washington Post article: Asked in an interview on CNBCs “Squawk Box” whether he believed that carbon dioxide was “the primary control knob

2017-06-22 23:48   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Oil Industry And Left-Wing Enviros Find Common Cause In A Carbon Tax

Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller Environmentalists have linked arms with the oil industry to push a nationwide tax on carbon dioxide emissions as a “conservative” way to fight global warming. The Climate Leadership Council (CLC) unveiled Tuesday some of the world’s largest oil and gas companies were among its donors, including BP, ExxonMobil, Total and Royal

2017-06-22 23:40   Click to comment

Climate Depot: EU Commissioner Proposes EU-Wide Climate Tax

Spiegel Online Due to Brexit and other new commitments, the EU will soon be short of € 25 billion. As a new source of revenue, EU Budget Commissioner Günther Oettinger is proposing to introduce a EU-wide CO2 tax. Germany could be a beneficiary. As a result of Brexit and because of many new tasks the

2017-06-22 23:38   Click to comment

Climate Depot: The American Meteorological Society falls into the consensus trap in a letter to Rick Perry

2017-06-22 23:37   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Fmr. NYC Mayor Bloomberg: Trump’s climate denial is ’embarrassing’ – ‘No reputable person or scientist doubts’ climate ‘problem’

Bloomberg: Trump’s climate change denial is ‘embarrassing’ http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3562792/posts Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (I) said it is “embarrassing” that President Trump is denying climate change. “No reputable person or scientist doubts that we are creating an environmental and a climate change problem,” Bloomberg told Anderson Cooper late Tuesday on…

2017-06-22 15:07   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Al Gore: battle against climate change is like fight against slavery

Al Gore: battle against climate change is like fight against slavery http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3562795/posts Former US vice-president says green revolution is bigger than industrial revolution and happening at faster pace than digital revolution. “The climate movement should be seen in the context of the great moral causes that have transformed and improved the outlook for…

2017-06-22 15:05   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Clexit spreads? Australia group seeks ‘Petition for withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement’ 

Petition for withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement http://theclimatescepticsparty.blogspot.com/2017/06/petition-for-withdrawal-from-paris.html An electronic petition for Australia to follow the US lead and immediately withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement is now open for signatures.It received approval from the petitions committee Wednesday 21/6.Various details are shown below (with a…

2017-06-22 15:04   Click to comment

Climate Depot: As Pacific Ocean Cools, El Nino Is Cancelled

As Pacific Ocean Cools, El Nino Is Cancelled http://www.thegwpf.com/as-pacific-ocean-cools-el-nino-is-cancelled/ The chances of El Nino making a comeback this year are getting close to nada. All eight climate models surveyed by Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology suggest tropical Pacific Ocean temperatures are likely to remain neutral for the second half, it said on its website on Tuesday.

2017-06-22 14:59   Click to comment

Climate Depot: 2 New Papers Expose The Environmental Nightmare Of Wind Turbine Blade Disposal

2 New Papers Expose The Environmental Nightmare Of Wind Turbine Blade Disposal http://notrickszone.com/2017/06/22/2-new-papers-expose-the-environmental-nightmare-of-wind-turbine-blade-disposal/ Unsustainable: 43 Million Tonnes Of Wind Turbine Blade Waste By 2050 Image Source “If the industry cannot come up with more sustainable manufacturing and disposal processes, public acceptance of wind…

2017-06-22 14:58   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Coal king sues John Oliver, HBO for ‘character assassination’

Coal king sues John Oliver, HBO for ‘character assassination’… http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/DrudgeReportFeed/~3/BkRrJ9Oc-T0/coal-king-sues-hbo-over-john-olivers-show Coal king sues John Oliver, HBO for ‘character assassination’… (First column, 8th story, link) — gReader Pro

2017-06-22 14:58   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Trump Goes To Iowa And Rips Into Obama’s Global Warming Agenda

Trump Goes To Iowa And Rips Into Obama’s Global Warming Agenda http://dailycaller.com/2017/06/22/trump-goes-to-iowa-and-rips-into-obamas-global-warming-agenda/ ‘We’ve ended the war on clean, beautiful coal’ — gReader Pro

2017-06-22 14:57   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Claim: ‘Climate change could lower the quality of your coffee’ 

Climate change could lower the quality of your coffee http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3563102/posts What will it take for people to care about climate change? For some, the thought of a crummier cup of coffee in the morning just might do it. A new study finds that Ethiopia, the world’s fifth-largest coffee producer, could lose up to 60% of

2017-06-22 14:57   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Reality Check: 85% Of Global Energy Consumption Based On Fossil Fuels

By Paul Homewood   http://www.bp.com/en/global/corporate/energy-economics/statistical-review-of-world-energy.html More on the BP Energy Review. Despite a small drop in coal consumption, fossil fuels remain dominant, with a share of 85%. Wind and solar in contrast contribute only a tiny 2.2%.       Year on year, the increase in fossil fuel energy has been almost double that from…

2017-06-21 18:54   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Decarbonization poses risks to Europe’s grid operators says Moody’s

By Paul Homewood I do like contrasting headlines! http://www.powerengineeringint.com/articles/2017/06/renewables-to-grab-7-trillion-of-global-power-investment-says-bnef.html http://www.powerengineeringint.com/articles/2017/06/drax-mulls-coal-to-gas-instead-of-biomass-conversion.html Bloomberg would of course like you to believe that “investment” is good. Source: Decarbonization poses risks…

2017-06-21 17:40   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Open-minded students and educators challenge warmists

Must students truly be taught the hectoring pronouncements of climate alarmists as incontrovertible truth, but be denied knowledge of the facts that expose their dogma? Source: Open-minded students and educators challenge warmists

2017-06-21 15:55   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Debate Heats Up Over Teaching Climate Change In Schools

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The struggle over what American students learn about global warming is heating up as conservative lawmakers, climate change doubters and others attempt to push rejected or debunked theories into the classroom. Source: Debate Heats Up Over Teaching Climate Change In Schools

2017-06-21 15:34   Click to comment

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   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Tesla car battery production releases as much CO2 as 8 years of gasoline driving

Ooops, looks like those “saving the planet” Tesla snobs just got their eco-ride de-pimped From NyTeknik: h/t to Don Shaw (translated) Huge hopes have been tied to electric cars as the solution to automotive CO2 climate problem. But it turns out the the electric car batteries are eco-villains in the production process of creating them.

2017-06-21 13:40   Click to comment

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   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Exxon, BP support Republican elders’ climate proposal

Exxon, BP support Republican elders’ climate proposal http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3562614/posts Major oil companies like Exxon Mobil and BP Plc have thrown their support behind a carbon tax plan proposed by a group of elder Republican statesmen, according to an advertisement published in the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday. The corporate support for the plan, which would impose

2017-06-21 11:10   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Exxon Mobil signs on to Republican-led carbon tax proposal

Exxon Mobil signs on to Republican-led carbon tax proposal http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3562728/posts WASHINGTON – Exxon Mobil Corp. and other large oil companies are backing a carbon tax proposal put forward earlier this year by a group of former Republican leaders including James A. Baker III, the former secretary of state and a Houston attorney. The Climate Leadership

2017-06-21 11:10   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Meteorologist Joe Bastardi: ‘I am particularly nervous about this hurricane season’

2017-06-21 04:47   Click to comment


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