By Wynton Hall, Breitbart.com All 50 U.S. states, including President Barack Obama’s home state of Hawaii, dropped to freezing or below on Tuesday, reports the National Weather Service. Hawaii’s dormant volcano, Mauna Kea, experienced 30 F to 32 F temperatures. In New York, western parts of the state had four feet of snow — and […]
From wattsupwiththat.com All 50 states have low temperatures BELOW freezing tonight. (Monday night) Yes, even Hawaii. Tall mountain peaks there regularly get below freezing, and even get snow. This typically happens a few times during winter, but is very rare this early in the season. Pretty neat!
By Elmer Beauregard Don’t believe everything you read on the internet. There have been a lot of hoaxes on the internet lately by what looks like are reputable sources but if you look a little closer they are all fake. Here is a list of 5. 1. Facebook is not going to start charging monthly […]
By JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Pres ABC.com President Barack Obama is pledging new U.S. help for other nations struggling to address global warming, as heads of state from around the world converge for a major summit on climate change. Obama will use his speech at a U.N. summit Tuesday to announce plans to sign an executive […]
Predatory financial class the problem, not carbon Kurt Nimmo, Prison Planet.com Hundreds of environmentalists marched on the financial district in New York on Monday and demanded action on the globalist designed anthropogenic climate change crisis. Activists declared they will risk arrest in order to deliver their message that capitalism is destroying the planet. “The climate […]
joannenova.com As the wonderful Delingpole puts it, timber framed buildings have been banned in the UK since the Great Fire of London in 1666. But in 1999 environmental experts decided it was alright again, and the rules were changed. Nottingham University used all their intellectual prowess and rigorous training, and decided to make their new […]
Wattsupwiththat.com Eric Worrall writes: The imminent climate summit in New York is rapidly turning into an utter embarrassment for President Obama and UN Secretary General Bank Ki-Moon, in addition to becoming a bit of a punishment round for national deputy leaders. Aussie PM Tony Abbott today defended his decision not to hop on an earlier […]
By Melissa Turtinen, BringMeTheNews We’ve all likely uttered the words “Minnesota feels like the coldest place on earth” – and this year, we were right. At least compared to what we’re used to. Paul Huttner wrote on MPR News Updraft blog that temperatures in Minnesota are running 2 to 4 degrees cooler than average so far this […]
Michael Bastasch, The DailyCaller.com Senate Republicans have written the White House, urging President Obama to repeal his recently announced power plant rule that cajoles states into imposing cap-and-trade schemes on carbon dioxide emissions. Republicans say that Obama’s rule is “all pain, no gain” and would result in higher energy prices and huge job losses as […]
By Doyle Rice, FREEP.com I’m going to keep writing about this until the last cube of ice is melted (if that happens). Unimaginably, there’s still ice from the savage winter of 2013-14 on the south shore of Lake Superior near Marquette. The Marquette Mining-Journal newspaper reports that according to some forecasts, the ice may last […]
TheHill.com Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said President Obama’s proposed power plant emissions regulation is an attempt to make “privileged elitists” feel like something is being done to fight climate change. “The point of this whole exercise is sadly obvious: it’s not really about science or global warming at all. It’s about making privileged […]
Open Virginal Law A FOIA case is pending before the Supreme Court of Virginia. Given the Court’s recent history (for example, on cameras in the courtroom and FOIA and the SCC), that alone is cause for concern. This post discusses the case, what’s at issue, and how it matters for open government in Virginia. Later […]
BLM attempted cover-up of Sen. Reid/Chinese gov’t takeover of ranch for solar farm Kit Daniels, Infowars.com The Bureau of Land Management, whose Acting Deputy Director was Sen. Harry Reid’s (D-Nev.) former senior adviser, has purged documents from its web site stating that the agency wants Nevada rancher Clive Bundy’s cattle off of the land his […]
By Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller The Environmental Protection Agency’s climate rules aimed at phasing out coal-fired power in favor of low-carbon fuels will come at a high cost, according to a newly released report. Over the next two decades, the EPA’s rules to fight global warming will cost the economy $2.23 trillion, raise energy prices […]
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By Ivan Couronne, Yahoonews.com Blown away? US suspends wind power subsidies, for now Washington (AFP) – Historic subsidies propping up US wind energy ended on January 1 and Congress refused to renew them, despite supporters arguing that the aid has made renewable power cheaper than coal. The United States has subsidized wind-sourced electricity since 1992 […]