Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup

THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, Executive Vice President Science and Environmental Policy Project (SEPP) The US news this week was dominated by the elections during which the Republicans won convincing…

60,000,000

Congratulations are in order for hitting the 60-million mark in page-views.  As you can see from the Alexa traffic rank, WUWT has remained steadfastly popular since that pesky ClimateGate story…

AGU backs away from "climate rapid response team" citing faulty reporting

The inaccurate LA Times story AGU cites was excerpted (via a Chicago Tribune reprint) and linked here yesterday at WUWT. AGU issued this press release today, which is repeated in…

New essay from Dr. David Evans and SPPI

This has just been released today, and it carries on the cover a well known USHCN station photograph. You’ll probably recognize a number of the surfacestations.org photos in it. Unfortunately,…

Public carbon trading dead in the USA

Gore’s grand experiment has flatlined. As we reported almost two weeks ago, the Gore and Pachauri advised Chicago Carbon Exchange (CCX) has closed. Closing price? A nickel per ton of…

Metadata fail: 230 GHCN land stations actually in the water

Why is this important? Well if you are calculating UHI for stations by looking at satellite images of nightlights, like GISS does (see my post on it at CA) ,…