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  • Dangendorf et al. (2014): Evidence For Long-Term Memory In Sea Level

    • Date: 29/08/14
    • S. Dangendorf et al, Geophysical Research Letters
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    Evidence for long-term memory in sea level Sönke Dangendorf1,*, Diego Rybski2, Christoph Mudersbach3, Alfred Müller4, Edgar Kaufmann4,  Eduardo Zorita5and Jürgen Jensen1 Geophysical Research Letters (2014) Article first published online: 5 AUG 2014 – DOI: 10.1002/2014GL060538 Abstract Detection and attribution of anthropogenic climate change signals in sea level rise (SLR) has experienced considerable attention during the last decades. […]

  • New Report: Effective Climate Agreement Not Likely

    • Date: 29/08/14
    • The Research Council of Norway
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    According to a group of Norwegian researchers, the prospects for achieving an effective international climate treaty are poor. The measures that are politically feasible are ineffective and the measures that would be effective are politically infeasible. In the project “The nature, design and feasibility of robust climate agreements,” researchers from the Centre for International Climate […]

  • IEA Report: Medium-Term Renewable Energy Market Report 2014

    • Date: 29/08/14
    • International Energy Agency
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    In 2013, renewable power capacity expanded at its fastest pace to date. Renewable power generation continued to grow strongly, reaching almost 22% of the global mix, compared with 21% in 2012 and 18% in 2007. Globally, renewable electricity generation is now on par with that of natural gas, which remained relatively stable in 2013. Investment […]

  • New Paper: Trends In Reported Flooding In The UK: 1884–2013

    • Date: 29/08/14
    • A. J. Stevens et al (2014): Hydrological Sciences Journal
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    Andrew J. Stevens, Derek Clarke & Robert J. Nicholls (2014): Trends in reported flooding in the UK: 1884–2013, Hydrological Sciences Journal, 7 August 2014 – DOI: 10.1080/02626667.2014.950581 Abstract: A long term dataset of reported flooding based on reports from the UK Meteorological Office and the UK Centre for Ecology and Hydrology is described. This is […]

  • Susan Crockford: Healthy Polar Bears, Less Than Healthy Science

    • Date: 29/08/14
    • Dr Susan Crockford
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    Susan Crockford shows that virtually all of the research reports on polar bears over the last few years have contained good news. Who then is to blame for hyping the “polar bears are dying” meme? Full paper

  • Visit the Global Warming Policy Forum

    • Date: 27/08/14
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    Visit the Global Warming Policy Forum

  • ‘Alarming’ Rate Of Bird Deaths As New Solar Plants Scorch Animals In Mid-Air

    • Date: 18/08/14
    • Associated Press
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    Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant’s concentrated sun rays — “streamers,” for the smoke plume that comes from birds that ignite in midair Federal wildlife investigators who visited the BrightSource Energy plant last year and watched as birds burned and fell, […]

  • Professor Fritz Vahrenholt Joins GWPF Academic Advisory Council

    • Date: 14/07/14
    • The Global Warming Policy Foundation
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    The Global Warming Policy Foundation is pleased to announce that Professor Fritz Vahrenholt has joined the GWPF’s Academic Advisory Council. Professor Fritz Vahrenholt was one of the founders of the environmental movement in Germany. In the 1980s his bestseller Seveso ist überall (Seveso is everywhere) triggered a debate which led to a fundamental reorientation of […]

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