New Surface Stations Report Released – It’s ‘worse than we thought’

MEDIA ADVISORY: 96% OF U.S. CLIMATE DATA IS CORRUPTED Official NOAA temperature stations produce corrupted data due to purposeful placement in man-made hot spots Nationwide study follows up widespread corruption…

Deadline: August 15th – STUDENTS ONLY – WUWT Climate Change Essay Contest

We have already announced winners in the professional and general categories here. However, we did not get any student category entries. This may be due to COVID, time pressure during…

Amazon’s Growth Limited by Lack of Phosphorus

Growth of the Amazon rainforest in our increasingly carbon-rich atmosphere could be limited by a lack of phosphorus in the soil, new research shows.

Resources for the Future: Retail Electricity Rates Under the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022

In conclusion, the Texas data do not show that renewable energy deployment reduces costs. 

Biden falsely links Kentucky floods to ‘climate change’ – Reality Check: Floods ‘have not increased in frequency or intensity’ – White House ignores peer-reviewed studies & IPCC & data

‘Changes in the frequency of major floods are dominated by multidecadal variability.’

WSJ and Lomborg show just how useless the “Inflation Reduction Act” is at tackling climate

Orginally published on Climate Realism today. On August 8th , just a day after the passage of the so-called “Inflation Reduction Act,” containing  a suite of climate-related spending and tax credits,…

Why Red Meat Negative Health Claims are False

Red meat is not unhealthy. It is belief of deceptive statistical practices and false claims from academic food researchers that are unhealthy.

Apocalyptic Versus Post-Apocalyptic Climate Politics

Overall a more rapid transition will be facilitated if we don’t unduly focus on CO2 emissions and meeting near term emissions targets.

Claim: Some People are Suffering Debilitating Eco-Anxiety – But their Fears are Justified

If you wanted to help someone suffering debilitating eco-anxiety, would your starting point be reinforcing their delusions by agreeing with them?

Latest Survey of ‘Coral Cover’ Fundamentally Unscientific

The relatively low percentage cover is because only the reef perimeter is surveyed by AIMS, which is the equivalent of reporting on the population of Sydney after skirting around the…

Models, Climate Scientists Wrong Again…New Study Finds Jet Stream Strengthening, Not Weakening

…in fact found that the winter jet stream over the North Atlantic and Eurasia has increased in average speed by 8% to 132 mph.

Star Marine Ecologist Committed Misconduct, University Says

Finding against Danielle Dixson vindicates whistleblowers who questioned high-profile work on ocean acidification

Claim: Reserve Banks Should Hire Climate Scientists

Professor Andy Pitman wants central banks to hire climate scientists to help them build high resolution risk models, to properly evaluate regional climate risk. But the Aussie RBA disagrees their…

About the Newly Approved Nuclear Microreactor

While greens are clamoring for more unreliable wind and solar, nuclear is about to make a big leap forward with the recent Pentagon approval of the first microreactor. Here is…

Numbers  –Tricky Tricky Numbers: Part 2

A sum over intensive variables carries no physical meaning. Dividing meaningless totals by the number of components cannot reverse this outcome.

Tuesday Titter – Burnt Edition

Josh writes” Another ‘Then and Now’ cartoon inspired by the brilliant @LD_Sceptics article “There is No Food Crisis – If Only We Stopped Burning it as ‘Green’ Biofuel“#NetZeroScam Like his…

Is the EIA fudging gasoline demand numbers to lower prices?

Guest “Not adding up” by David Middleton Personally, I do not think the EIA is fudging the numbers, at least not intentionally… But some numbers just don’t seem to add…

Big Wind/Solar Roll Taxpayers, Landscape: Legislative Bonanza: A Terror Unleashed

Schumer-Manchin is part of the single-minded, “hurry up and get it done” mentality behind the renewables push in the United States.

Open Thread

Open Thread.

How China Dominates the World’s Solar PV Supply

.A new report from the IEA shows just how much China dominates the Solar PV industry:

Study: “Over half of known human pathogenic diseases can be aggravated by climate change”

According to this study, warm weather is bad for us, because it either encourages people to stay indoors, or encourages enjoyment of water sports.

The Sun-Climate Effect: The Winter Gatekeeper Hypothesis (II). Solar activity unexplained/ignored effects on climate

by Javier Vinós & Andy May “The complicated pattern of sun-weather relationships undoubtedly needs much further clarification, but progress in this field will be hindered if the view prevails that…

Reuters: COP27 to be a Battle Over Climate Change Compensation

Developing countries are growing increasingly frustrated that rich countries have failed to contribute to Dear Leader’s ESG Mercedes Benz fund.

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #515

The Week That Was: 2022-08-06 (August 6, 2022)Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org)The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “A man may imagine things that are false,…

“Don’t Pay UK” Green Energy Bill Strike Gathers Momentum

Skyrocketing UK green energy bills have finally provoked a response, with 90,000 Britons and rising pledging not to pay their energy bills, until the government brings prices down to affordable…

It’s the Wrong Kind of Coral

As word of the recovery of the Great Barrier Reef spreads, the inevitable rationalization from alarmists appears.