Sea Ice News #27

This week we continue to see strong gains in Arctic Sea Ice. JAXA’s extent paused briefly, but has resumed a strong upwards climb, now exceeding 2005 for this date. JAXA AMSR-E Sea Ice Extent -15% or greater – click to enlarge In other news, NSIDC released an interesting video using Google Earth. Advertisements


The Three Chinas

Guest Post by Thomas Fuller The choices we make about energy, the environment and climate will be limited by The Three Chinas. The Real China 1. One of the Chinas is very real and familiar. It has a population of 1.4 billion. 2. China is developing quickly, trying to do in 50 years what America…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup

By Ken Haapala, Executive Vice President Science and Environmental Policy Project (SEPP) On Tuesday, the Obama administration lifted its controversial ban on deep water drilling in the Gulf of Mexico while demanding that the oil industry must meet new, complex regulations. Rather than providing relief for businesses that have been idled and those who have…

Help Climate Audit in Canada

Steve McIntyre is too modest to ask for any help on this, so I’ll do it for him. While some of his countrymen have told me they would like to give him the Order of Canada, and that may well happen someday, this is a much simpler request.