Alberta Carbon Tax Legislation Passed

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Carbon tax legislation, which the opposition estimates will increase household bills by $1000 / year, has just been passed by the Alberta Legislature. Alberta carbon…

Weather Observers Misread Wind Speeds, Skewing a Major Hazards Database

Weather spotters who report storm measurements and observations to a U.S. national compendium of storm data often exaggerate winds speeds—by about one third, on average. By Elizabeth Deatrick  EOS.org People…

Butte County, CA passes a pointless law to ban fracking, where fracking isn't being done

WUWT readers may recall that I wrote an analysis in 2014 that was provided to the Butte County Board of Supervisors: A report on the hyperbole behind the politicized issue of…

Churchill’s Inconvenient Truth regarding Al Gore's claims on Lake Chad

Story submitted by LeRoy Demarest According to Al Gore’s polemic Lake Chad is shrinking due to global warming, however, Winston Churchill noted the shrinking of the lake in 1899. One…

Boston to host 2017 US-China Climate Leaders Summit 2017

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has announced that Boston will host the 2017 US-China Climate Leaders Summit. The announcement was made By US Secretary of State…