Open Thread

Open Thread

Sea Level Is Stable Around the World… The Good News the Media Don’t Want Us to Hear

There has been no dramatic sea level rise in the past century, and projections show no dramatic rise is likely to occur in the coming century.

Urbanization Effects on GHCN Temperature Trends, Part II: Evidence that Homogenization Spuriously Warms Trends

Thus, it appears that NOAA’s homogenization procedure is spuriously warming station temperature trends (on average) when it should be cooling them. I don’t know how to conclude any different.

FERC’s Role in the Offshore Wind Stampede

What is amusing is that FERC has a rule making ongoing on constraining renewables, because they screw up the grid.

Former Aussie PM Tony Abbott Joins the London Based Global Warming Policy Foundation

I was in the room when former Aussie PM Tony Abbott said “I am a climate skeptic” at the last Aussie CPAC, and received wild applause from the audience.

Birds and Window Stickers

Collisions with windows, are a major anthropogenic threat to birds, with rough estimates of between 100 million and 1 billion birds killed annually

The Models Are OK, the Predictions Are Wrong | Dr. Judith Curry | EP 329

Dr Jordan B Peterson and Dr. Judith Curry discuss climate change, the major error in current models and future predictions, academic fraud, and the need for dissenting opinions.

SMH: Lower the Voting Age to 16, to Drive Climate Action

Two secondary school Greta minions have demanded the vote, so they can push aside all the older climate action blockers. But there is a reason we don’t allow kids to…

Vox: “Anticipatory Cash Transfers” Required to Prevent Climate Disasters

According to Vox, providing “anticipatory” disaster payments to poor countries before the disasters strike is better than helping people survive natural disasters.

Wind Turbines out Northwest

Kevin Kilty On February first I attended a Wyoming Public Service Commission (PSC) meeting regarding public need and public convenience (PNPC) of a purchase and construction of electric generation and…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #539

“I think we live in an unscientific age in which almost all the buffeting of communications and television–words, books, and so on–are unscientific. As a result, there is a considerable…

Monday Mirthiness – Diesel Powered Wind Turbines? Yes, Really.

From the “you can’t make this stuff up” department comes this inane story. Josh has his take on it. Scottish Power admitted 71 of its windmills were hooked up to…

Ban on anesthesia next?! Doc suggests ‘lowering the flow of anesthetic gas’ in patients to save planet – 1 hour of surgical anesthesia equivalent to driving as many as 470 miles

…would you go to a cancer treatment center that was worried about its carbon footprint?

Chris Sky: “The Carbon Scam Explained and Exposed!”

Monitor, track, and trace.

New Rule: Climate Shame | Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO)

Bill comes clean about flying on private jets and calls out the stars and politicians who speak about the need to reduce our carbon footprint while doing the same.

“BP’s CEO Plays Down Renewables Push as Returns Lag” (‘beyond petroleum’ imaging wearing thin)

Chief Executive Bernard Looney plans to dial back elements of the oil giant’s high-profile push into renewable energy, according to people familiar with recent discussions.

Record Cold in New England, As Natural Gas Comes to The Rescue Again

The fossil fuels that Joe Biden has promised to eliminate from the grid by 2035 supplied 65% of New England’s electricity at 8.00pm on Friday night.

The Left’s Climate Imperialism

Curbing DRC’s oil and gas production would disrupt a legitimate path to safe and prosperous living, which every other developing country in the world is pursuing — that is, a…

As Food Prices Skyrocket, New Zealand Introduces an Agricultural Methane Tax

New Zealand is in a food crisis. Food prices jumped 11.3% over the last 12 months, many families are struggling. The government response is punitive climate taxes and regulations on…

What Debt Ceiling? Biden Admin Gears Up to Blow $400 Billion on Soft Green Energy Loans

Solyndra mark two? Despite government debt of $31 trillion, and a looming debt ceiling standoff with the Republican Congress, the Biden DOE has chosen now to revive its soft loans…

The IPCC AR6 Report Erases the Holocene

By Andy May This post has been translated into German by Christian Freuer here. You won’t find much in the IPCC AR6 report on the atmospheric CO2 concentration evolution during…

Hyping Maximum Daily Temperatures (Part 4)

That data has never been provided and is the origin of the current saga to be resumed on Tuesday through private mediation.

LA Times Claim that the World Can “quickly phase out all fossil fuels” is Completely Incompetent

After overstating and underestimating the ozone issue science complexity, resolution timeframe and uncertainty issues (while providing no scientific data, etc.) the Times then leaps to proclaim that the same “success” can be achieved in the…

The Ministry of Climate Truth

In other words, we’ve been judged untrustworthy because of the fact checks carried out by Logically and others.

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