Looking at the sun

John Robson, a historian, makes excellent short videos about climate change. You can subscribe to his channel. Yesterday he posted a somewhat longer video focussing on the role of the sun. It is very well done and I encourage everyone to look at the full 20 minutes. It discusses in quite some detail [...]

By |2022-06-03T17:05:35+02:003 June 2022|Canada English, Ireland, News, Videos|Comments Off on Looking at the sun

Why UN climate policy is hurting the poor

by Christian Gerondeau, with the support of the Association des Climato-Réalistes (France). 1. There's no prosperity, and no way out of poverty, without energy. Inhabitants of developed countries emit 10 tonnes of CO2 each per year, those in developing countries emit 3,7 tonnes, and those in the poorest countries 0,3 tonne. 2. The lack of access [...]

By |2022-02-01T15:37:13+01:001 February 2022|France, News|Comments Off on Why UN climate policy is hurting the poor

William Happer: “In climate policy they use the reversed Robin Hood strategy”

The eminent American physicist William Happer was invited by CLINTEL to visit The Netherlands after he spoke at the excellent EIKE conference in Germany in November. He gave a very interesting one hour talk in Amsterdam. The following day he was interviewed by Marcel Crok of CLINTEL for an online platform called [...]

By |2022-01-15T17:21:02+01:0015 January 2022|CLINTEL, Interviews, News, The Netherlands, USA, Videos|Comments Off on William Happer: “In climate policy they use the reversed Robin Hood strategy”

Were the Recent Tornadoes the Result of Global Warming?

Reposted From the Cliff Mass Weather Blog Tornado damage, Courtesy of State Farm Insurance Powerful, long-lived tornadoes struck western Kentucky, southern Illinois, and the vicinity on Friday night.  And within hours, major media outlets, national politicians, and several climate activists were claiming that global warming was partly or mainly to blame.   [...]

By |2021-12-18T15:50:10+01:0018 December 2021|News, USA|Comments Off on Were the Recent Tornadoes the Result of Global Warming?

Evidence That Antarctica Is Cooling, Not Warming

This article was originally published at Science Under Attack. Melting due to climate change of the Antarctic and Greenland ice sheets has led to widespread panic about the future impact of global warming. But, as we’ll see in this and a subsequent post, Antarctica may not be warming overall, while the rate of ice loss [...]

By |2021-12-03T11:43:38+01:003 December 2021|IPCC, News, USA|Comments Off on Evidence That Antarctica Is Cooling, Not Warming

The Extreme Scenario that IPCC Saw as Most Likely in 2013 is Now Judged Low Likelihood

Jim O'Brien, Clintel's Irish ambassador and active in the Irish Climate Science Forum regularly organizes very interesting lectures given by prominent climate scientists. Last night the well-known US climate/policy scientist Roger Pielke Jr had the virtual floor. The full talk can be viewed above or on youtube. In his lecture, Roger will [...]

By |2021-10-28T16:31:41+02:0028 October 2021|IPCC, News, USA|Comments Off on The Extreme Scenario that IPCC Saw as Most Likely in 2013 is Now Judged Low Likelihood

Er is geen klimaatcrisis. Wanneer houdt de hysterie op?

Een gastbijdrage van Ferdinand Meeus (Verscheen eerder bij Opiniez). Media en politici doen al jaren hun uiterste best om ons ervan te doordringen dat er een klimaatcrisis bestaat. We worden overspoeld met angstaanjagende berichten over de dreigende ondergang van de wereld. EU-klimaatpaus Frans Timmermans wil zelfs meer dan 1000 miljard euro uitgeven om Europa te [...]

By |2021-09-21T16:48:56+02:0021 September 2021|Belgium Dutch, News|Comments Off on Er is geen klimaatcrisis. Wanneer houdt de hysterie op?

CLINTEL goes to court

European Court of Human Rights Earlier this week, CLINTEL submitted a petition to the European Court of Human Rights to be allowed to participate in a climate law suit initiated by climate activists against 33 countries. The case is known as the DUARTE case. We previously filed a similar request, which the court denied [...]

By |2021-09-16T21:04:31+02:0027 August 2021|ECHR, News|Comments Off on CLINTEL goes to court

PAGES19 Asian Tree Ring Chronologies

By Steve McIntyre - repost of Climate Audit  About 20% of the PAGES 2019 proxies are 50 Asian tree ring chronologies, all of which were originally published as chronologies in PAGES (2013). At the time, none of these series (and certainly not in these digital versions, had ever been published in technical literature, [...]

By |2021-08-17T21:50:17+02:0016 August 2021|Canada English, IPCC, News|Comments Off on PAGES19 Asian Tree Ring Chronologies

Statement CLINTEL: New IPCC report provides little objective basis for policymaking

Statement by CLINTEL on the publication today of the Summary for Policymakers (SPM) of Working Group I (WGI) of the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) August 9, 2021 CLINTEL has carried out a preliminary review of the IPCC Summary for Policymakers (SPM) of the AR6 WGI report (on the Physical Science) issued today. [...]

By |2021-08-11T13:44:39+02:009 August 2021|IPCC, Ireland, News|Comments Off on Statement CLINTEL: New IPCC report provides little objective basis for policymaking