Climate Change Weekly #439: Hurricanes Not Increasing, Despite Warming

Even the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change acknowledges it has detected no trend of increasing frequency or severity of tropical cyclones and has no evidence human greenhouse gas emissions…

Satellite Data: coolest monthly tropics temperature in over 10 years

From Dr. Roy Spencer: The Version 6.0 global average lower tropospheric temperature (LT) anomaly for June, 2022 was +0.06 deg. C, down (again) from the May, 2022 value of +0.17…

Critical Comments by Happer and Lindzen on SEC Rule

By Andy May Marcel Crok, co-founder of CLINTEL, a Dutch foundation, ask me to explain the U.S. controversy over the proposed SEC climate change rule for European audiences. Both the…

Cheers! ‘Climate backtracking’: Germany Pushes for G-7 Reversal on Fossil Fuels in Climate Blow

A G-7 shift from a commitment initiated last year and firmed up in May would be a u-turn in global efforts to fight climate change.

Is Lake Mead Shrinking Because of Climate?

No doubt that drought is affecting Lake Mead. But Western drought is natural (the region is a desert, after all), and Lake Mead was comparably low more than 100 ppm…

Aussie ABC: Electric Vehicles Could Overload the Grid

“At the moment our electricity grid is not coping at all”: According to Origin Energy, a major Aussie supplier, unless smart chargers are used to shift EV charging load away…

UN Bonn Climate Talks Ends in Arguments Over Money

Once again the promised climate cash has not been delivered.

Reuters Fails Journalism Test  — Again

Opinion by Kip Hansen – 17 June 2022 Reuters is one of the largest news organizations in the world.  It is considered to be a reliable news source and is…

Climate Change Weekly #437: Persistent Lies about Green Power

Misleading advertising and outright fraud are all too common among companies and politicians promoting green energy schemes. Two of the biggest scams are biofuels and biomass burning for electric power.

WaPost: The Desperate Search for Climate Change Resistant Coffee Plants

Our heroic coffee explorers trekking through remote African wilderness, searching for species which can withstand global warming.

Model vs Model: Is the North Atlantic Current Collapsing?

12,900 years ago the North Atlantic Current failed, likely due to the emptying of an enormous glacial lake. This catastrophic lake failure is believed to have disrupted ocean currents, which…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #506

The Week That Was: 2022-06-04 (June 4, 2022) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org)The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “The fact that a great many people…

Biden Considering Retroactive Cancellation of Federal Oil & Gas Leases… As Gas Prices Approach $10/gal in California

Guest “You can’t fix stupid” by David Middleton The same corrupt Obama judge who lawlessly nullified the November 2021 Gulf of Mexico lease sale, blocked lease sales in Wyoming, may…

Claim: Climate Change is Making US Classrooms Too Hot

Apparently in the South schools are fitted with air conditioning, but in Philadelphia and Baltimore schools cannot afford a bit of insulation and some air conditioners.

Friday Funny: Follow the Experts

https://dilbert.com/strip/2022-03-13

The Floating Life – A Tale of the Vortex

“”To test our hypothesis that garbage patches may also be neuston seas, including the NPGP, we conducted a community science survey through the NPGP …”

Climate Change Weekly #435: Power Off? Grid Operators Expect More Outages

The Heartland Institute has repeatedly explained why prematurely shuttering economically viable power plants and replacing them with wind and solar invariably leads to greater profits for utilities and higher prices…

Claim: Learning Your Climate Criminal Family Tree Helps with Motivation

According to Research Associate Flossie Kingsbury, learning how your ancestors exploited the natives and burned lots of coal helps you embrace the idea of climate reparations.

Gravity Assist: How to Grow Food on the Moon

Space botanists are working on strategies to grow crops on the lunar surface, as NASA makes strides toward sending astronauts to the Moon through the Artemis program. A team of…

Guardian: Summer Beach Photos are “Tiananmen Square” for Climate Change

According to The University of Exeter, having fun in Summer masks concern about “climate breakdown”, and impedes climate action.

“Germany Poised to Become LNG Powerhouse”???

Guest “I do not think that word, powerhouse, means what you think it means” by David Middleton Germany Poised to Become LNG Powerhouse With Law to Cut Red TapeLegislation set…

Climate Change Weekly #433: Public More Concerned about Energy Prices than Supposed Climate Catastrophe

Public More Concerned about Energy Prices than Supposed Climate Catastrophe

Earth Day Protest a Bust

Only the New York Times could use the word “amassed” for a crowd generously described as “several hundred” climate protesters who gathered in Lafayette Park in Washington, D.C. for an…

Washington DC Climate Protest Horror: Activist Burns Himself to Death

Boulder climate activist Wynn Bruce has died from self inflicted injuries, after setting fire to himself outside the US Supreme Court in Washington DC.