Daily Archives: April 16, 2013

Is it time to end ethanol vehicle fuel mandates?

Guest post by Steve Goreham Originally published in The Washington Times. Last week, Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and other lawmakers introduced legislation in the House of Representatives calling for major changes in the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). The RFS is the … Continue reading

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An objective Bayesian estimate of climate sensitivity

Guest post by Nic Lewis Many readers will know that I have analysed the Forest et al., 2006, (F06) study in some depth. I’m pleased to report that my paper reanalysing F06 using an improved, objective Bayesian method was accepted … Continue reading

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Thunk! That’s the sound of the EU carbon credit inverse hockey stick hitting the floor

After hitting record lows back in January, there was a plan to prop up the EU carbon market. That worked…for a while. Then the backloading plan was rejected, and the real market forces took over. From: Environmental leader: EU Carbon … Continue reading

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The MSM finally notices ‘the pause’

Posted in Climate News, media | 231 Comments

Revisiting Temperature Reconstructions used in Climate Change Modeling

Guest post by Neil Catto When considering historical temperature reconstruction there are three areas which need further examination; historical instrument readings and adjustments for UHI, tree-ring proxies, other paleoclimate proxies and ice-core proxies. To predict the future of climate it … Continue reading

Posted in Climate data, Proxies | 25 Comments

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup

The Week That Was: 2013-04-13 (April 13, 2013) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project ################################################### Quote of the Week: I say that’s also important in giving certain types of government advice. Supposing a senator … Continue reading

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