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Bulk Battery Storage of Wind Power a Myth

Originally posted on STOP THESE THINGS:
In the fall-out over South Australia’s wind powered economic and social calamity, the line has been repeatedly spun about fixing the mess with ‘rapidly improving battery storage technology’. It is little more than a ‘smoke and mirrors’ pitch by the wind industry, its parasites and spruikers, designed to deflect…

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Surprise: humans had positive effect on rainforest environment

Exactly what global warming alarmists and most politicians who support carbon taxes (e.g. smoke and mirrors) do NOT want to hear. Watts Up With That? From the UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO: People enhanced the environment, not degraded it, over past 13,000 years New research shows that 13,000 years of repeated human occupation by British Columbia’s coastal First… Continue reading Surprise: humans had positive effect on rainforest environment

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Four New Scientific Papers Show No Detectable AGW Sea Level Rise

Originally posted on NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT:
By Paul Homewood? ? http://notrickszone.com/2016/08/01/all-natural-four-new-scientific-publications-show-no-detectable-sea-level-rise-signal/#sthash.xlBjTcEr.PTYr0iwo.dpbs ? No Tricks has an interesting post by Kenneth Richard: ? It is widely assumed that sea levels have been rising in recent decades largely in response to anthropogenic global warming. However, due to the inherently large contribution of natural…

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Climate change to wipe out coffee

Watts Up With That? Coffee Beans. By Harald Hoyer from Schwerin, Germany (Coffee Beans) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia CommonsFairtrade Commissions Climate Coffee Fear Report Guest essay by Eric Worrall Fairtrade, a charity which attempts to offer an alternative to third world coffee buying cartels, to ensure vulnerable farmers receive a decent price for their… Continue reading Climate change to wipe out coffee

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Feds go after science journals for deceptive practices

Peer reviewed? Not so much it seems….. Watts Up With That? FTC Charges Academic Journal Publisher OMICS Group Deceived Researchers Complaint Alleges Company Made False Claims, Failed To Disclose Steep Publishing Fees FOR RELEASE August 26, 2016 The Federal Trade Commission has charged the publisher of hundreds of purported online academic journals with deceiving academics… Continue reading Feds go after science journals for deceptive practices

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Jetset Geneva Climate Meeting Fails to Save the World

Watts Up With That? Nobody seems to mind, if a “Green” clocks up a lot of air miles. Guest essay by Eric Worrall Scientists met last week in Geneva, to try to work out how to save the world – but likely more meetings at exotic locations will be required. OSLO (Reuters) – Scientists on… Continue reading Jetset Geneva Climate Meeting Fails to Save the World