Roger Pielke Jr. calls out harasser @juddlegum

Dr. Roger Pielke Jr. writes on The Climate fix (and asks me to share) Public Debate Challenge to Judd Legum ROGERPIELKEJR People are funny. Judd Legum is a die-hard partisan who works for the Center for American Progress. For some reason, four years ago he decided to use his position to (successfully) get me removed as a…

Shell Oil

Court Case to Force Shell to “Reinvest” More in Renewables

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Shell’s long term policy of cultivating green friends seems to have come unstuck, with a “Friends of the Earth” lawsuit which insists that Shell re-investing 5% of their profits in renewables simply isn’t good enough. Shell threatened with legal action over climate change contributions … Friends of the Earth Netherlands…

US power sector carbon emissions intensity drops to lowest on record (because EPA forced coal power closure)

From the COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY and the “coal power plants saved your butt in the winter of 2017/18” department. PITTSBURGH — (April 4, 2018) Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) today announced the release of the 2018 Carnegie Mellon Power Sector Carbon Index, at CMU Energy Week, hosted by…

Global Temperature Report: March 2018

Global climate trend since Nov. 16, 1978: +0.13 C per decade March temperatures (preliminary) Global composite temp.: +0.24 C (about 0.43 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for March. Northern Hemisphere: +0.39 C (about 0.70 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for March. Southern Hemisphere: +0.10 C (about 0.18 degrees Fahrenheit) above 30-year average for March. Tropics:…