Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup # 372

The Week That Was: 2019-08-17 (August 17, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.”—Soren Kierkegaard [H/t William Readdy] Number of the…

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Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #370

The Week That Was: 2019-08-03 (August 3, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “Do you know what we call opinion in the absence of evidence? We call it prejudice.”— Michael Crichton [H/t William Readdy] Number of the Week: 1998 and 2016 THIS WEEK: By…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #369

The Week That Was: 2019-07-27 (July 27, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for nature cannot be fooled.” – Richard P. Feynman, final sentence in his report on the Challenger disaster. Number of…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #368

The Week That Was: 2019-07-20 (July 20, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “It is in the admission of ignorance and the admission of uncertainty that there is a hope for the continuous motion of human beings in some direction that doesn’t get confined,…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #367

The Week That Was: 2019-07-13 (July 13, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “The interesting thing about the Green New Deal,” he said, “is it wasn’t originally a climate thing at all. … Do you guys think of it as a climate thing? ……

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #366

The Week That Was: 2019-07-06 (July 6, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “There are some ideas so wrong that only a very intelligent person could believe in them.” – George Orwell [H/t John Dunn] Number of the Week: 2012 THIS WEEK: By Ken…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #365

The Week That Was: 2019-06-29 (June 29, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: ‘for the purpose of promoting scientific inquiry’ — Cambridge Philosophical Society – See Article # 2 Number of the Week: 2.34 mmb/d THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #364

The Week That Was: 2019-06-22 (June 22, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “The battle against global warming: an absurd, costly and pointless crusade.”— French Société de Calcul Mathématique SA [H/t Ed Hoskins] Number of the Week: 1ºC THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, President,…

Weekly Climate News and Energy Roundup #363

The Week That Was: 2019-06-15 (June 15, 2019) Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project Quote of the Week: “Our experience during the early days of manned spaceflight proved the importance of this motto: “In God we trust, all others bring data.” —The Right Climate Stuff Number of the Week:…