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Despite Tens Of Billions Spent on Renewables And Steeper Energy Prices, Europe’s CO2 Output Climbs

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailIt’s great to see what all those tens of billions of euros spent on renewable energies and the skyrocketing costs of electricity have accomplished. Nothing! According to the German Press Agency, dpa, European greenhouse gas emissions jumped 2.4% in 2010. The figures were released by the European Environment Agency (EEA) in Copenhagen yesterday. Read about […]

The USA’s Imelda Marcos President

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+email!!! UPDATE: Story now (indirectly) on the Drudge Report !!! (31 May 2012, 20.00 h CET) Not only does he not feel bad about the tab taxpayers have to pick up for his haircuts, President Obama obviously also does not care much about the massive carbon footprint his haircuts are leaving on our planet which, […]

A Look At Hans von Storch’s “Most Effective Climate Change Policy” – China’s “Iron Fist Campaign”

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailWhat does Hans von Storch’s “most effective climate policy” look like? The 1936 German sign reads “We don’t stand alone.” Well, in 2012 add China’s flag to the poster for countries that practice forced sterilizations. Hat tip a reader/blogger: Breaking China’s One-Child Law In an unprecedented crackdown, Chinese officials set out to sterilize 10,000 women […]

Renowned Climate Scientist Says China’s One-Child Policy Was The “Most Effective Climate Policy Of The Last Decade”

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailDistinguished IPCC climate scientist Professor Hans von Storch wrote what to me appears to be a very twisted and disturbing statement at his Klimazwiebel blog. I’m really quite surprised by it. Von Storch writes he got correspondence from a friend, who asked him how he personally thinks people can contribute to reducing climate change. HvS provides […]

New PNAS Paper Shows Light Causes Atmospheric Aerosols To Grow – Impact Our Climate

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailScientists keep finding major knowledge gaps in their “science-is-settled” field of climatology. The latest gap is revealed by an experiment by an international team of scientists that shows evidence of a new mechanism where light causes atmospheric aerosols to increase in size. Aerosol pollution over India and Bangladesh, 2001. (Photo source: NASA) The results of the research […]

Lüning: Major Austrian Study Showing “Fewer Weather Extremes Today” Causes Jaws To Drop

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailYesterday I posted on a new study written by Reinhard Böhm of Austria’s Leading Weather and Climate Agency ZAMG. His comprehensive, peer-reviewed paper found that there has been no increase in weather extremes in the Austrian Alps – surprising the world’s climate scientists. This study in my view is really big, and is upsetting the Climate […]

Comprehensive Alps Study Clearly Refutes Humans Are Causing More Weather Variability And Extremes!

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailA new paper authored by Reinhard Böhm of the Austrian Central Administration For Meteorology (ZAMG) refutes the notion that anthropogenic warming is causing an increase of climate extremes and making weather more variable and extreme. Pressure – temperature – precipitation (Source ZAMG) The paper uses the monthly resolved data of the HISTALP data collection, which provides 58 […]

Multiple Glacier Studies Show Wide Holocene Climate Variations In Asia And Europe

Multiple Glacier Studies Show Wide Holocene Climate Variations In Asia And Europe

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailA recent study by A.R. Agatova et al investigated glacier dynamic and climatic variations in the southeastern part of the Russian Altai during the last 7000 years and show distinct natural climatic changes had occurred. Not surprisingly, these changes coincide with changes occurring at other parts of the globe, and so add to the […]

Geologist Sebastian Lüning Speaking At Climate Conference In Chicago Today

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGerman geologist Dr. Sebastian Lüning, co-author of the best-selling skeptic book Die kalte Sonne, which has created a controversy in Germany, is speaking today at the Heartland Climate Conference in Chicago. Click below for a live feed: Title of Dr. Lüning’s presentation: The Medieval Warm Period within the Context of Millennial Scale Climate Cycles […]

EU Internal Strategy Paper Calls For An End To Subsidies For Green Energies

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGermany’s flagship political newspaper the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung has an online report on an EU internal memo that bubbled up to public attention. An EU Commission internal strategy paper “calls for an end to subsidies for solar and wind energy by EU countries and that this should be done as soon as possible”. EU Energy […]

Scientists Of The Russian Academy Of Science: “Global Warming Is Coming To An End – Return To Early 1980s Level”

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailThe German langauge Voice of Russia here reports a news item you’ll never hear from the mainstream media. Top scientists of Russia’s most prestigious academy say global warming is ending. Hat-tip: European Institute for Climate and Energy. Here’s the Voice of Russia report I’ve translated in English: Global warming is coming to an end: […]

Jackboot Warmists – Climate-Science Dissenter Vahrenholt Needed To Use Personal Security For His Safety!

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailWe’ve heard how the warmists have equated critical e-mails they’ve received to “threats to their personal safety”. Well, German climate-catastrophe dissenter Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt, on the other hand, now reveals the real danger of open dissent on climate change science in Germany. He had to be protected by “personal security” from enviro-nutjobs and climate greenshirts. […]

Leibniz Institute Director Bathmann: “There’s Still A Great Need For Research” On Baltic Sea Climate Change

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailHardly sounds like settled science. Never has there been so much certainty amid so much unknown. German online Bild daily has a short clip from the German Press Agency (dpa) on climate research and funding: Climate change at the Baltic Sea: Still a large need for research. The new director of the Leibniz Institute […]

Environmentalists Take Aim At “Senseless Surfing In The Internet” By Bored People!

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailSteffen Hentrich here brings our attention to a report appearing in the Austrian pressetext titled: Senseless Surfing in the Internet Is Destroying The Environment“. If the entire Internet were a country, it would be the 5th largest consumer of electricity globally, moaned Claudia Sprinz, super-nag of Greenpeace Austria. And that figure, she claims, will […]

Germany’s Green Revolution Turns Into A Bloodbath – “Solar Valley” Literally Gets Obliterated

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailGerman daily Süddeutsche Zeitung here reports on another major German solar manfuacturer that has gone insolvent. A week ago solar cell and module manufacturer Sovello declared insolvency. The company employs 1200 workers and is one of Germany’s “Solar Valley” enterprises along with Q-Cells that had been expected to lead Germany into a new age of high-tech […]

Angela Merkel Sacks Her Environment Minister, German Face Of Renewable Energy, Norbert Röttgen!

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailChancellor Angela Merkel has sacked her Environment Minister Norbert Röttgen after having been routed in state elections in North Rhine Westphalia. Röttgen was a leading minister in Merkel’s cabinet and was responsible for overseeing the country’s shift to renewable energy in the wake of the Fukushima disaster. Röttgen had been a favorite of Merkel, […]

Chinese-British Peer-Reviewed Paper Shows Holocene Dry-Wet Oscillations “Most Likely In Response To Solar Activity”

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailThe number of papers appearing recently showing that the sun has a major impact on the Earth’s climate is truly baffling. After all how could a twinkly little star 150 million kilometers away, separated from the Earth by empty space, possibly impact our climate? Everyone knows that trace gas CO2 drives climate 95%, that it’s the Earth’s […]

Yet Another Paper Shows “The Enormous Importance Of Solar Activity Fluctuations On Climate”

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailYet another study has appeared in the Journal of Geophysical Research, this one looks at the precipitation history on the Tibetan Plateau of the last 1000 years. Figure 1: Reconstruction of precipitation amounts for the edge of the Tibetan Plateau. The bars on the chart depict prominent weak phases of solar activity, which correspond […]

Papers Showing Sun As Main Driver Keep Rolling In – IPCC Focus On CO2 Looking More Like A Delusional Obsession

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailDr. Sebastian Lüning (geologist) and Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt (chemist) at their website here discuss a recent (peer-reviewed) paper appearing in the journal Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. I’ve translated and edited the text in English with their kind permission. Oases of the Chinese Taklamakan Desert Greened Up In Sync With Solar Millenial Cycles by Sebastian Lüning and […]

German Leftist Media Seethe In A Fit Of Jealousy As They Lose Relevance, Readers

Share this…FacebookTwitterGoogle+emailThe English language The Local here brings us a story I find amusing. Germany’s elitist mainstream print dailies are peeved because they have to share a prestigious journalism award with “populist” Bild tabloid, which they are now calling “Germany’s Rupert Murdoch”. It appears that the “intellectual” leftist dailies in Germany simply are unable to cope with […]

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