The Current Legal Onslaught Is Unlikely To Limit World Oil Production Significantly

Manhattan Contrarian May 30, 2021 | Francis Menton As you may be aware, a big part of the recent strategy of environmental activists supposedly to address “climate change” has been a multi-front legal onslaught against the major oil producing companies. The onslaught has included everything from hundreds of lawsuits in as many jurisdictions, restrictive new laws, regulatory initiatives, proxy contests, …

UAH Global Temperature Update for March 2021: -0.01 deg. C

UAH Global Temperature Update for March 2021: -0.01 deg. C

Dr. Roy Spencer | April 2, 2021 The Version 6.0 global average lower tropospheric temperature (LT) anomaly for March, 2021 was -0.01 deg. C, down substantially from the February, 2021 value of +0.20 deg. C. REMINDER: We have changed the 30-year averaging period from which we compute anomalies to 1991-2020, from the old period 1981-2010. This change does not affect …

12 Republican state attorneys general sue President Biden over climate change order

12 Republican state attorneys general sue President Biden over climate change order

USA Today By Joey Garrison and Ledyard King | March 8, 2021 WASHINGTON – Twelve states with Republican attorneys general Monday sued President Joe Biden over his first executive order aimed at climate change, alleging he lacked the constitutional authority to implement new rules about greenhouse gases. The federal lawsuit, led by Republican Attorney General Eric Schmitt of Missouri, argues Biden violated the separation of powers clause in …

Steyn Files New Motion in Perpetual Mann Case

By Charles Rotter | March 4, 2021 The complete filing is posted here. Another fantastic filing by Steyn’s attorneys. It’s filled with goodies. This is one of my favorites. MANN’S MERITLESS BUT USEFUL MOTION Rare is the motion that is at the same time both meritless and useful. Plaintiff Michael Mann’s motion to strike, for example, is just meritless: it …

UN Security Council hears of climate threat, does nothing

UN Security Council hears of climate threat, does nothing

Politico.eu By Karl Mathiesen | February 23, 2021 When it comes to climate change, bombs don’t work, so the United Nations Security Council prefers words to action. Tuesday saw the highest profile discussion of climate change in the U.N.’s central body for promoting global peace. But Russia, which holds a veto as a permanent member of the Council, warned against …

The New Pause lengthens from 5 years 4 months to 5 years 6 months

WUWT By Christopher Monckton of Brenchley | Feb. 3, 2021 If there’s one thing that upsets true-believers in the cult of Thermageddon, it’s a Pause in global warming. The first Pause lasted 224 months. Now another one appears to have got its boots on, and it has lengthened by 2 months since I first reported it last month. The least-squares …

EPA Endangerment Finding

EPA Endangerment Finding

By Ken Haapala, President, Science and Environmental Policy Project (SEPP) Quote of the Week: “By honest I don’t mean that you only tell what’s true. But you make clear the entire situation. You make clear all the information that is required for somebody else who is intelligent to make up their mind.” – Richard Feynman EPA Endangerment Finding: Attorneys for …

Keystone XL pipeline halted as Biden revokes permit

Keystone XL pipeline halted as Biden revokes permit

In this Dec. 18, 2020 photo, pipes to be used for the Keystone XL pipeline are stored in a field near Dorchester, Neb. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his officials have been in frequent contact with President-elect Joe Biden’s incoming administration making the case for a long disputed oil pipeline that reports say Biden will cancel on his first …