Mad Dogs and Americans

News Brief by Kip Hansen   The U.S. CDC has issued one of its Vital Signs press releases that readers in the United States should be aware of, especially those…

Newsbytes: Time is running out to save the Paris Climate Accord

Newsbytes from around the web (h/t to Climate Dispatch) Time is running out to save the Paris Agreement, UN climate experts warned Tuesday at a key Bangkok meeting, as rich…

Newsbytes – Trump's first executive actions put EPA, CDC, & Dakota pipeline into a tailspin

Via Climate Nexus: EPA Faces a Freeze & Friendly Fire: The EPA has been ordered to freeze all its grants and contracts, including programs for climate research, environmental justice, and…

Newsbytes: U.S. Geological Survey Discovers 'Largest Oil & Gas Deposit Ever Discovered In America'

The Never-Ending Shale Revolution That Keep On Giving On Tuesday, the USGS announced that a swath of West Texas known as the Wolfcamp shale contains 20 billion barrels of oil…

Newsbytes: Brexit: Green Industry Fears Break-Up Of Climate Consensus

Britain & Germany May Delay Coal Phase-Out The financial uncertainty triggered by the UK’s vote to leave the EU has sent shudders through virtually every industry, but Europe’s renewable energy…

Newsbytes: Brexit Spells End Of Europe’s Climate Obsession Germany Starts Roll-Back Of Climate Policy

Britain’s exit dashes the European Union’s leadership ambitions on efforts to slow climate change, leaving the bloc on the sidelines while others endorse the global pact it championed to curb…

Newsbytes: Brexit Victory Boosts Climate Sceptics

Britain has just had its Rosa Parks moment. 1) Brexit Victory Boosts Climate Sceptics Toronto Sun, 27 June 2016 Lorrie Goldstein The UK may take a more skeptical approach to…

Fraud: Most EU Carmakers Report False CO2 Emissions

Tesla Throws Cold Water On Its Own Hype Volkswagen’s diesel scandal could just be the tip of a very large iceberg when it comes to carmakers faking emissions figures. Carmakers…

Newsbytes: Big Science Is Broken

Also: Poll: Just 6 Percent Of Americans Say They Trust News Media From the Lewpaper department: Science is broken. That’s the thesis of a must-read article in First Things magazine,…

Why oil prices are likely to remain low for the foreseeable future – Shale 2.0

Shale Revolution Changes Everything How the Shale Revolution Has Reduced Geopolitical and Price Risk Opec was on the verge of claiming victory over its North American rivals last night after…

Funding Row 'Threatens Paris Climate Deal', India And China Warn

Newsbytes from the GWPF: US Wants Developing Nations To Share Climate Finance Costs The Paris climate talks could fail because developed nations are trying to dodge their financial responsibilities to…

Climate Negotiators Give Up On Enforceable Paris Deal

Newsbytes from The GWPF: UN Climate Summit May Fail If Developed Nations Don’t Deliver, India Warns For all their efforts to get 200 governments to commit to the toughest possible…

Wacky Wadham's Climate Murder Conspiracy Complaint Dismissed

From the “Lewandowsky needs to broaden his reach for nutters” department and the GWPF: Pope’s Climate Adviser Fails (Again) A Cambridge professor who claimed that assassins may have murdered three…

Another BBQ Summer Fiasco: Met Office Gets It Wrong (Again)

Warm Bias: The Met Office’s Disastrous Track Record From the GWPF The Met Office has defended its forecast for a hot, dry summer despite some areas looking set to have…

Newsbytes: Global Coal Boom Accelerating Despite Obama’s Green Posturing

New Survey: Less Than Half Of Climate Scientists Agree With The IPCC’s Key Claim At the very moment President Obama has decided to shutter America’s coal industry in favor of…

Newsbytes: UK Climate Minister Voted Out, Green LibDems Wiped Out in Election

David Cameron wins majority for Conservatives in Election 2015 victory Britain’s Climate Change Secretary Ed Davey has lost his seat to the Conservative party, in an election night that has…

Will Pope Francis Change Global Minds On Climate Change?

Cardinal Pell: Be Prudent With Climate Claims When the Pope talks, people listen. But as Pope Francis wades into the climate-change debate, will he change any minds? Francis will host…

More bad news for warmists: EU ‘Backtracks’ On CO2 Targets In UN Accounting Fudge

Newsbytes from The GWPF Europe’s proposed new climate goals could be weaker than previously announced due to its method of accounting for changes in land use. Last October the bloc…

Newsbytes- The New Coal Boom

Cheap & Abundant Coal Biggest Challenge For UN Climate Agenda Since 1973, coal consumption has grown faster than any other form of energy. Growth in coal consumption has been critical…

Newsbytes: World food production at record levels

Despite all the gloom and doom from people like Paul Ehrlich and the warmers who say global warming will stunt food production, the reality is far different. It seems the…

Owen Paterson: Fight Against Climate Change 'May Cause More Harm Than Global Warming'

From thegwpf.com No New Climate Targets Without Binding UN Climate Agreement, EU Energy Chief – Measures to combat climate change may be causing more damage than current global warming, a…

Newsbytes – U.S. Democrats Embrace Shale Boom Ahead of Midterm Elections

From the GWPF and Dr. Benny Peiser World Awash In Oil Shields Markets From 2008 Price Shock The US shale boom is shaping a new kind of Democrat in national…

Newsbytes: Greens Lose Battle As Germany Prepares To Lift Ban On Fracking

From the GWPF: How Fracking Helps America Beat German Industry Germany is set to lift its ban on fracking as early as next year, after caving in to business demands…

Newsbytes – Climate Science McCarthyism

Lennart Bengtsson Blames U.S. Climate Scientists For McCarthy-Style Witch-Hunt I do not agree with what you have to say, but I’ll defend to the death your right to say it.…