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Germany Gives Up On Binding Global Climate Treaty, Now Pushing For A “Coalition Of The Willing” On Green Energy

If there ever was a confirmation that the UN climate conferences have been a total failure, then this is it. According to the German Press Agency (dpa), Germany is now looking for partners in order to found a “coalition of the willing” for implementing the transition to renewable energies. Apparently, the creation of green jobs and […]

Deadly Cold Continues To Grip Asia – Hundreds Dead – Subtropical Bangladesh Sees Coldest Temps Since 1960s!

Asia has been having one of its coldest winters in memory. And the headlines of bitter cold have not been limited to Russia, Siberia, Mongolia and China, but also to subtropical regions, way down in southern Asia. People there have been dying of record cold. FOCUS magazine here reports that also “Bangladesh is shivering under a […]

Ontario’s Growing Grass Roots Opposition To Wind Energy Getting More Raucus

Earlier this week I featured a shocking video of a workcrew taking down the active nest of a pair of bald eagles in Ontario – to make way for wind turbines. Video made by: http://ontario-wind-resistance.org/  Ever since, there’s been harsh media coverage about that event, for example here: No room for eagles in green energy […]

Germany's Green "Energiewende" (Energy Transition) Has Only Led To Greater Coal Consumption!

Germany’s Green “Energiewende” (Energy Transition) Has Only Led To Greater Coal Consumption!

According to the German Association of Energy and Water (BDEW) here, overall power consumption in Germany dropped a slight 1.4% in 2012, and natural gas consumption for heating increased 1%. Gross electricity production increased 1.3% from a year earlier due to colder weather and because 2012 had an extra day. Germany’s consumption of coal jumps […]

Richard Lindzen On Climate Science: “The Field Is Corrupt – Without Any Question.”

From 2009, a good refresher – especially if you haven’t seen it yet. Yes it’s a scam. 47:15 “The field is corrupt, without any question. I would say most scientists don’t believe this and didn’t believe it 20 years ago. But the young scientists know they have trouble if they say it, and so they […]

Catastrophe-Obsessed Potsdam Climate Institute Logic: “When You Eat More, You Lose Weight!”

Right…and starvation leads to obesity. The alarmists at the German Potsdam Climate Institute now claim global warming leads to colder and snowier winters, which lead to accelerated ice melt in Antarctica. In their latest blog article, Dr. Sebastian Lüning and Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt say this is like claiming eating more makes you lose weight. =================================================== New […]

Vahrenholt: Scale-Back Shows HadCrut's And Hansen's Earlier Prognoses Are On The Verge Of "Dramatic Failure"

Vahrenholt: Scale-Back Shows HadCrut’s And Hansen’s Earlier Prognoses Are On The Verge Of “Dramatic Failure”

Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt and Dr. Sebastian Lüning have called HadCrut’s temperature prognosis scale-back “drastic” and say James Hansen’s “legendary prognoses” of rising global temperatures are on the verge of a “dramatic failure”. Prof. Fritz Vahrenholt (Photo credit: www.kaltesonne.de/) ======================================================= The avalanche starts to roll: British weather service drastically scales back its prognoses for warming By […]

Ocean-Heat-Content-Based Model By German Scientists Shows Continued Global Cooling Ahead

A Look At Global Mean Temperatures in 2013: Cooling Ahead! By Fritz Vahrenholt, Frank Bosse (Translated with permission by P Gosselin) “Global Warming Is Taking A Break“ – that was the title of an article at the online Hamburger Abendblatt on 4 January 2013. And that’s hard to miss when you look at the latest global […]

Leading German Daily Announces: “Global Warming Has Stopped”, Questions IPCC Models

It took them 15 years to notice it: CO2 is not driving the climate. German online daily Hamburger Abendblatt here has a story titled: Global Warming Takes A Break, citing the leaked copy of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report, which is due to be released in September, 2013. The Hamburger Abendblatt writes (emphasis aded): The […]

Live Footage Of Wind Turbine Industry Demolishing Rare Bald Eagle Nest In Ontario

Folks, if you care about the environment and precious habitats for endangered species, like the American bald eagle, then you are going to find the following video rolled in Haldimand, Ontario last Saturday profoundly disturbing: Video courtesy of: www.ontario-wind-resistance.org. The raw emotion of the protesters doing the camera work is clear and understandable. But imagine […]

Greenland Snow Cover Has Expanded By 1000 Manhattans Since 1974...Clear Rising Trend!

Greenland Snow Cover Has Expanded By 1000 Manhattans Since 1974…Clear Rising Trend!

A year ago guest writer Ed Caryl wrote a report here telling us that Greenland was getting more snow cover, and not less. A year later we take another look to see if the trend is continuing: Chart source: www.climate4you.com/SnowCover.htm Greenland is melting? Where? The chart shows there is about 80,000 square km more snow […]

Joe Bastardi: "Models Portraying Severe Winter" For Europe. North America Forecast For Brutal Cold

Joe Bastardi: “Models Portraying Severe Winter” For Europe. North America Forecast For Brutal Cold

Joe Bastardi’s Weatherbell page here features the latest “Saturday Summary´, something I now look forward to every week. First in North America, weather models at about the 2:45 mark show that things could get awfully brutal for an extended period. Already the 7 – 14 day forecast looks ugly: Chart sources: National Centers for Environmental […]

Vermont Leaders Present Powerful Case For A Moratorium On Wind Turbines..."Let The Truth Come Out!"

Vermont Leaders Present Powerful Case For A Moratorium On Wind Turbines…”Let The Truth Come Out!”

Having been born and raised in Vermont in the 1960s and 70s, I remember the state always being environmentally aware and active in the sense of clean water, clean air and beautiful landscapes. The drive behind this traditional environmentalism came from the natural beauty of the state’s rolling green hills, mountains, lakes, forests and rural charm. […]

Barometer For Measuring German Public Interest In "Climate Protection" Sets Record Low!

Barometer For Measuring German Public Interest In “Climate Protection” Sets Record Low!

More than ever Germans are showing less and less interest in “climate protection”. It’s a worn out issue. The German Federal Ministry of Environment’s public information campaign dubbed Klima Sucht Schutz (Climate seeks protection) site here, among other functions, measures German public interest in protecting the climate every quarter using it’s so-called climate barometer index. Climate-barometer index for […]

Northern Hemisphere Snow Cover Sets All Time December Record - 9 Million Sq Km More Than 32 Years Ago!

Northern Hemisphere Snow Cover Sets All Time December Record – 9 Million Sq Km More Than 32 Years Ago!

Earlier today a reader (I think Juraj)  left a comment with a link to a snow cover chart that disappeared on me. Sorry about the accidental deletion, but I’ve managed to find the chart using Google. According to Rutgers University here, snow cover over the northern hemisphere reached record December levels last month, thus dumping cold water […]

Reinsurer Munich Re Natural Catastrophe Statistics Report 2012: Far Less Global Damage From Weather In 2012!

Reinsurer Munich Re Natural Catastrophe Statistics Report 2012: Far Less Global Damage From Weather In 2012!

The real story of 2012 is one of unextreme weather and natural events. Deaths globally in 2012 from natural disasters were 90% below the longterm average. Photo: Public domain photo, NOAA The online, eco-leftist TAZ from Berlin has an article about reinsurer Munich Re’s Natural Catastrophe Statistics 2012 report on weather and natural disasters, released yesterday. 2012 […]

Oxford Professor: "Greens In Denial...Desperate To Believe In Renewable Energy...Obsessed With Climate Change"

Oxford Professor: “Greens In Denial…Desperate To Believe In Renewable Energy…Obsessed With Climate Change”

Benny Peiser alerts us to this excellent feature story brought to you by the UK Spectator on the wildlife devastation being wrought by “climate-friendly wind turbines”. Hats off to the Spectator for this one. The story just goes to show you how little the environmentalist thought these things out: 1. Wind turbines don’t produce that much […]

Nominations For Best European Weblog Now Being Accepted

Nominations For Best European Weblog Now Being Accepted

At WUWT, Anthony brings our attention to the Best Weblog Awards, which his fine website has won 2 years in a row already. Last year Tallbloke’s Talkshop won the Best European Blog category. Well, this year I’d like to throw my hat in the ring and give Mr. Tallbloke a run for his money :)! […]

Hamburg Germany Now Indoctrinating Children In Climate Activism - At Its Primary Schools!

Hamburg Germany Now Indoctrinating Children In Climate Activism – At Its Primary Schools!

The belief that humans are destroying the climate and that we can prevent “the catastrophe” simply by committing green acts is alive and well – especially in Hamburg, Germany. With a little brainwashing quality education, everything is possible. (Hat-tip Bernd Felsche). The European Institute for Climate and Energy (EIKE) here tells us how the German city of Hamburg has […]

Germany’s Public Media Flat Out Lies…Claims Fukushima Accident Took “Thousands Of Lives”

It’s little wonder that the German public is beginning an uprising against the mandatory fees that every citizen is forced to pay in order to fund the country’s vast public radio and television. Every year the widely hated GEZ shakes €8 billion from Germans. For German readers, here’s a stinging commentary on just how unbelievably arrogant […]