Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #235

The Week That Was: 2016-08-06 (August 6, 2016) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental Policy…

Sporting News: "Buzzkill" Global Warming Message Had No Place at Rio Olympics

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Sporting News has published a scathing critique of Brazil’s attempt to prop up its rather shaky green credentials by wedging a “buzzkill” climate message into…

Balance of Power Aussie Senators Clash over WHY a Carbon Tax is Bad

Guest essay by Eric Worrall It is a good day to be an Aussie climate skeptic. Two key small party senators, part of a group which holds the balance of…

PolitiFact or Politi-fiction?

Guest essay by Andy May This is a critique of the coverage of the man-made climate change debate by Politifact.com. It’s an update of a post I wrote last year.…

NSIDC on Arctic Sea Ice: 'A new record low September ice extent now appears to be unlikely."

From the National Snow and Ice Data Center. A cool and stormy Arctic in July An extensive area of lower than average temperatures in the Central Arctic and the Siberian…