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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, 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: Anti-Trump AG Raked In Campaign Donations From An Oil Tycoon With Ties To Putin

By CHRIS WHITE Energy Reporter One of the attorneys general who has sought probes against the Trump administration has accepted large individual campaign donations from an energy tycoon with connections to Russian President Vladimir Putin. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has accepted more than $60,000 in small donations from Leonard Blavatnik, a Ukrainian-born energy

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Climate Depot: Climatologist rips Gore’s sequel: ‘Chock-full of bad science, bad policy, & factual errors’ – Writes book to debunk film An Inconvenient Deception: How Al Gore Distorts Climate Science and Energy Policy August 19th, 2017 by Roy W. Spencer, Ph. D. Al Gore has provided a target-rich environment of deceptions in his new movie. After viewing Gore’s most recent movie, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth…

2017-08-19 17:54   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Peter Foster: Climate crusaders have got lost in space – Hawking & DeGrasse Tyson hit by ‘climate derangement’

Climate derangement has claimed another celebrity astrophysicist. Last month, Stephen Hawking, author of A Brief History of Time, declared that Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris agreement meant that earth could become like Venus, where it rains sulphuric acid and temperatures reach 250 C. Now Neil DeGrasse Tyson, “science communicator” and host of the 2014 TV

2017-08-19 14:39   Click to comment

Climate Depot: It’s the deadline for a big Fed climate report. Agencies are mum

Scott Waldman, E&E News reporter Published: Friday, August 18, 2017 Thirteen federal agencies are supposed to submit comments today on a draft climate assessment of warming impacts on the United States. Arctic ice is pictured here in 1984 and 2012. NASA Scientific Visualization Studio Today is the deadline for 13 federal agencies to respond to a

2017-08-19 14:33   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Morano on Steve Bannon out at WH: ‘This is bad news for climate skeptics’

Marc Morano, publisher of Climate Depot and former Senior Staff, U.S. Senate Environment & Public Works Committee: “Steve Bannon was a key climate skeptic in the Administration pushing President Trump to keep his pledge to withdraw from the UN Paris climate pact. Bannon’s voice overruled other members of the Administration like Rex Tillerson, Gary Cohen

2017-08-18 20:44   Click to comment


U.S. COAL MAKES A COMEBACK Date: 17/08/17   The Wall Street Journal Coal is showing signs of a revival and breathing economic life into West Virginia and other coal states. It is becoming more competitive as a fuel source as the price of natural gas has risen 63% since March 2016 Not long ago liberals hailed

2017-08-18 20:00   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Study: Warmer weather might have made Gore president – ‘Global Warming’ failed Gore!?

Via: Warmer weather might have made Al Gore president — study Adam Aton, E&E News reporter Published: Friday, August 18, 2017 Former Vice President Al Gore might have reached the Oval Office if Florida’s weather had been just a bit warmer on Election Day in 2000, according to a study published this week.Nearly six decades…

2017-08-18 16:31   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Weather Channel founder John Coleman: ‘I’m a denier’ so ‘put me to death’

BY KEN STONE ON AUGUST 17, 2017 IN HOLLYWOOD | Homepage graphic from John Coleman’s blog titled: MY BATTLE TO CORRECT THE BAD SCIENCE BEHIND THE “CLIMATE CHANGE” FRENZY. Image via By Ken Stone John Coleman says Al Gore started it — the “global warming silliness.” But now the retired weatherman and founder of The Weather Channel is “horrified” to

2017-08-17 23:01   Click to comment

Climate Depot: New Study: Gore is the best friend climate skeptics ever had – He Created ‘polarization of U.S. public opinion on climate’

POSTED ON AUGUST 17, 2017 BY STEVEN HAYWARD IN AL GORE, CLIMATE GORE: THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING Almost ten years ago, not long after Al Gore’s first entry into the slasher/horror film genre (An Inconvenient Truth), I had occasion to ask a straight-shooting “mainstream” climate scientist I know slightly what he thought of Gore’s film. I was fishing to

2017-08-17 22:40   Click to comment


Via World Net Daily: Polar bears didn’t get his memo they are dying off’ Published: 12 hours ago. Updated: 08/16/2017 at 9:19 PM “);document.close();})();” style=”margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 14px; vertical-align: baseline; background: transparent;”>      Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email  Print Al Gore Al Gore’s new documentary film appears…

2017-08-17 14:19   Click to comment

Climate Depot: ‘You are a denier’ Gore abruptly ends UK reporter’s Q&A after question on sea level

Via UK Spectator: Question Al Gore on climate change and he’ll call you a ‘denier’ You must swallow whole the apocalyptic vision he presents – or else By Ross Clark The subtitle of Al Gore’s new film is ‘Truth to Power’, which is supposed to give the impression of brave old Al…

2017-08-17 14:14   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Scientific American: Fmr. UN Climate Chief Christiana Figueres ‘Saved the Planet by harnessing ‘female energy”

2017-08-17 13:55   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Study: Global warming impacts how you vote! ‘Voter behavior influenced by hot weather’

Via Science Daily: Voter behavior influenced by hot weather Higher voter turnout and an increase in votes for the incumbent political party are linked to state-level increases in temperature during US presidential elections Political rebellions and riots have been associated with warmer weather, but until now, there has been…

2017-08-17 01:20   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Trump Has Broad Power to Block Federal Climate Change Report

Influential advisers press the Trump administration to subject a draft climate change report to a “red team” review that many scientists decry as misplaced. by Andrew Revkin ProPublica, Aug. 15, 2017, 4:03 p.m. 18 Comments Print Print Earlier this month, someone involved in the government’s latest report on climate change provided The New York Times with a copy

2017-08-16 18:34   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Warning: ‘Weathering the violence caused by climate change’ – Causes ‘political agitation, social unrest, & even violence’

By Gulrez Shah Azhar  AUG 16, 2017 GULREZ, SHAH AZHAR – With India experiencing its worst drought in 140 years, Indian farmers have taken to the streets. At a protest in Madhya Pradesh this summer, police opened fire on farmers demanding debt relief and better crop prices, killing five. In Tamil Nadu, angry growers have held

2017-08-16 18:31   Click to comment

Climate Depot: New study: ‘Super heat waves’ of 131°F coming if global warming continues unchecked

Temperatures in the Middle East are already soaring past 120°F, while a heat wave named “Lucifer” scorches Europe. JOE ROMMAUG 14, 2017, 1:57 PM SHARE Facebook Twitter Email HIGH TEMPERATURES HAVE FUELED WILDFIRES IN FRANCE. CREDIT: AP/CLAUDE PARIS In Europe, the recent heat wave was so extreme — with temperatures reaching 111°F (44°C), fueling wildfires

2017-08-16 18:26   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Al Gore’s Carbon Footprint Hypocrisy

ENERGYCOMMENTARY Al Gore’s Carbon Footprint Hypocrisy Peter Parisi / August 15, 2017 / comments Al Gore has earned hundreds of millions of dollars from climate advocacy, yet personally uses exorbitant amounts of energy. (Photo: Alberto E. Tamargo/Sipa USA/Newscom) COMMENTARY BY Peter Parisi Peter Parisi is an editor for The Daily Signal. Al Gore’s carbon footprint is the size

2017-08-16 18:25   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Hot Air from Al Gore Is the Only Global Warming

By Brian C. Joondeph The Nobel Peace Prize is awarded “to the person who shall have done the most or the best work for fraternity between the nations and the abolition or reduction of standing armies and the formation and spreading of peace congresses.” Two recent recipients were U.S. presidents, Democrats of course, Jimmy Carter and Barack Obama.

2017-08-16 18:23   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Antarctica – 91 volcanoes coincidentally found under glaciers warming ‘due to climate change’

Via: It’s possibly the densest concentration of volcanoes in the world, some as high as 4km and we didn’t even know these existed til recently.  Despite that overwhelming ignorance, we’re 97.00% certain that all the warming in Antarctica is due to your car and…

2017-08-16 18:21   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Climatologist Dr. Pat Michaels: The ‘pause’ lives – ‘Global temps ‘are headed back to pre-El Niño values’

Here’s the satellite data from the University of Alabama-Huntsville through last month: Temperatures have fallen to within approximately 0.15⁰C of the average since the end of the last (1998) big El Niño and the beginning of the recent one. These are “bulk” data for the lower atmosphere. You can see similar behavior in the surface

2017-08-16 17:57   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Watch: Climatologist Dr. Judith Curry: ‘I don’t see any particular dangers from greenhouse warming’

Dr. Judith Curry is one of the leading realist voices in the climate science community, even though she has now moved on from what she considers a hopelessly politicized field. This 12-minute interview is a good introduction to some (by no means all) of the reasons why global warming alarmism is wrong, and why politics

2017-08-16 17:25   Click to comment


GLOBAL OCEAN COOLING CONTINUES Date: 15/08/17 Ron Clutz, Science Matters July Sea Surface Temperatures (SSTs) are now available, and we can see further ocean cooling led by plummeting temps in the  Tropics and the Southern Hemisphere, continuing the downward trajectory from the previous 12 months. HadSST is generally regarded as the best of the global

2017-08-16 17:19   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Pruitt: EPA Will Review ‘Politicized’ Climate Science Report

Pruitt: EPA Will Review ‘Politicized’ Climate Science Report Politico, 11 August 2017  Emily Holden Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt said his staff will gauge the “accuracy” of a major federal science report that blames human activity for climate change — just days after researchers voiced their fears to The New York Times that the Trump administration

2017-08-16 17:16   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Unanticipated Stability: Latest Polar Conditions Show No Signs Of Global Warming Melting

Conditions Show No Signs Of Global Warming Melting Unanticipated Stability: Latest Polar Conditions Show No Signs Of Global Warming Melting By P Gosselin on 16. August 2017 Weather and climate analyst Schneefan here writes of “early frost” in the Arctic and how Greenland snow and ice have grown after being hit by a “snow bomb”. This contradicts the expectations of

2017-08-16 17:12   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Flashback: Walmart CEO ridicules its customers climate skepticism: ‘We’ll just ignore it’

Published on Jan 20, 2016 Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Walmart CEO Doug McMillon is asked if his customers ‘are really in tune’ with climate change. McMillon responds, “At Walmart we’re very familiar with skepticism [audience laughter] and have kind of gotten to the point where we’ll just ignore it. STEVE

2017-08-15 22:23   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Watch: Kids used to promote Gore’s sequel: 11-year old: ‘People are releasing toxic gases that are ruining the world’

A new video featuring children “brought to you by ‘An Inconvenient Sequel'” has been released to shore up support for former Vice President Al Gore’s sequel. In the video, elementary school kids ages 7 through 13, watch Prince EA, aka: Richard Williams, a rapper and climate activist, explain the dangers of global warming. The Huntington Post

2017-08-15 21:28   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Excuses pile up for Gore box office bomb: ‘Rough season for sequels’ – ‘Never expected sales to top’ 1st film – Gore not ‘hot-button person he once was’

Via: Al Gore’s Critics Attack Box Office Sales As Climate Change Becomes Harder To Deny “An Inconvenient Sequel” entered a much different movie market than “An Inconvenient Truth,”    

2017-08-15 20:35   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Gore’s Latest Climate Film Is an Inconvenient Flop

By Aly Nielsen | August 15, 2017 8:59 AM EDT Climate alarmist Al Gore’s second film, An Inconvenient Sequel, failed to heat up the box-office, falling from 16th to 18th over the Aug. 11-13 weekend. It’s a dramatic fall from glory for the climate alarmist whose first film, An Inconvenient Truth, won several awards including an Oscar and grossed $24 million. An Inconvenient…

2017-08-15 20:28   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Skeptical film ‘Climate Hustle’ Now Available on  iTunes, Vimeo, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube & More!

Via: The antidote to Al Gore Friend, Al Gore’s propaganda-laden Inconvenient Sequel is now playing in theaters coast to coast. It’s bombing – namely because Gore provided a miserable movie experience whether you’re left, right, or center. But this is no implausible science-fiction film that will just fade away into obscurity. …

2017-08-15 19:39   Click to comment

Climate Depot: Claim: Planting 100 Billion Trees Will Offset Trump’s Withdrawal From UN Paris Climate Accord

TIM PEARCE Energy Reporter Three climate scientists have started an initiative to plant more than 100 billion new trees to mitigate the environmental impact of President Donald Trump pulling the U.S. out of the Paris agreement on climate change, the BBC reports. Current pledges to plant trees number about 140,000 from a little over 500

2017-08-15 17:50   Click to comment

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