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Friday, April 18, 2014

Climate tweets for 17 April 2014

RT Carbon Tracker ‏@CarbonBubble: 
Don't bet on the Oil Price. Here is an infographic preview of what our new report is going to be about..#cutthecapex 
http://pic.twitter.com/RQxvYRgZDA
[investing, divestment]

Universities must end financial ties to climate-change denying fossil-fuel giants – now
http://gu.com/p/3zga9/tw
[investing, divestment]

RT Heidi Cullen ‏@HeidiCullen:
RT @afreedma: California suffers astonishingly fast snowpack melt as drought intensifies 
http://mashable.com/2014/04/17/california-snowpack-melt-drought/
[water, food, agriculture, farming]

1.5C target 'out of range', says @IPCC chair: @RTCCnewswire 
http://shar.es/T49Ui 
[science]

The consequences of climate change in our lifetimes: @skepticscience http://www.skepticalscience.com/the-consequences-of-climate-change-in-our-lifetimes.html 
[science]

The Tax Breaks That Are Killing the Planet: @ZoeSCarpenter @TheNation http://www.thenation.com/blog/179357/tax-breaks-are-killing-planet 

After Dry Winter In California, Preparations Begin 4 Harsh Wildfire Season http://thkpr.gs/1neqH16 
[drought, fire]

.@ClimateCoLab: Fighting climate change, one contest at a time: @guardian http://gu.com/p/3zeg9/tw

Climate costs 'may prove much higher' – report: @TheDailyClimate http://www.dailyclimate.org/tdc-newsroom/2014/04/social-carbon-cost-climate 

RT boatsie ‏@boatsie:
@350BayArea hosts 1st post IPCC_wg3 Climate conf. climatechange
http://bit.ly/1i5hkNJ 

RT Heidi Cullen ‏@HeidiCullen:
CA drought to push produce prices up. Biggest hikes likely for lettuce +34%, avocados +28%: 
http://azc.cc/1j2Tksy via @azcentral 
[food, farming, agriculture]

RT Clara Vondrich ‏@Clara_Vondrich:
Fossil titans are the real roadblocks to #Climate action @RobertKennedyJr http://nyti.ms/1l9deUa #TrueThat Follow the Dark Money!
[investing, divestment, oil]

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Climate tweets for 16 April 2014

RT Bill McKibben ‏@billmckibben:
Getting serious now: Daily Mail reports global warming may degrade barley, damaging the taste of beer 
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2606183/Will-taste-pint-affected-global-warming-Rising-temperatures-cause-quality-beer-drop.html 
[food, farming, agriculture]

Small Army Now Fighting Siberian Wildfires in April: robertscribbler http://robertscribbler.wordpress.com/2014/04/15/small-army-now-fighting-siberian-wildfires-in-april/ 
[fire, Russia]

Greenland's icecap loses stability: @ClimateNewsNet http://www.climatenewsnetwork.net/2014/04/greenlands-icecap-loses-stability/ 
[science, sea level]

RT Climate Reality ‏@ClimateReality:
Check out the findings from the last IPCC report as we embrace the AR5 WG lll release 
http://www.ipcc.ch/  
http://pic.twitter.com/OVdmj0USnG (infographic)
[science]

RT Clean Air Society ‏@CleanAirSociety:
More progress for clean air: No more coal burning for Thunder Bay Generating Station 
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder-bay/thunder-bay-generating-station-stops-burning-coal-1.2610782 
[Canada]

Heartland logic: More people have heard of Castro than @MichaelEMann, so globalwarming is false. 
http://www.skepticalscience.com/news.php?n=2496
[science, denial]

Pakistan has only 30 days of #water reserves - researchers: @TR_Foundation
http://www.trust.org/item/20140408163112-l1ezy/ 
[drought]

Agriculture's growing effects on rainfall: @physorg_com 
http://phys.org/news/2014-04-agriculture-effects.html
[drought, farming, water, food]

Weather disasters will be more frequent & costly, TD says: @CBCNews http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/weather-disasters-will-be-more-frequent-and-costly-td-says-1.2610799 

Tax Breaks In Australia to Fund Climate Misinformation Book: @DeSmogBlog http://www.desmogblog.com/2014/04/14/tax-breaks-australia-fund-climate-misinformation-book 
[denial]


Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Climate tweets for 15 April 2014

RT Fossil Free ‏@GoFossilFree:
WWRD (What Would Rosie Do)? With that can-do spirit, she'd divest of course: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.267323880116076.1073741833.122088667972932&type=1 … We <3 this, @DivestSmith!
[investing, divestment]

Canada’s Climate Warms to Corn as Grain Belt Shifts North: @BW http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-04-15/canada-s-climate-warms-to-corn-as-grain-belt-shifts-north 
[food, farming, agriculture]

Climate scientist James Hansen says the heat is on: 
http://www.dailylocal.com/general-news/20140411/climate-activist-says-the-heat-is-on
[science]

What’s devastating wild moose population in New England?: @NewsHour http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/alarming-decline-wild-moose-new-hampshire/
[wildlife]

Casanare drought raises Colombia climate fears: @BBCNews http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-27020209
[water, food, farming, agriculture]

Drought threatens one of Asia’s favorite crops: tea: 
http://www.cnbc.com/id/101575001
[food, agriculture, water]

Bombshell: Study Ties Epic California Drought, ‘Frigid East’ to Manmade Climate Change
http://thkpr.gs/1iVyRo4
[science]

RT Fossil Free ‏@GoFossilFree:
Such. A. Cool. Banner. MT @backboneprog Great day at Seattle University! Divest from fossil fuels now! 
http://pic.twitter.com/ivHvUjEVvL

How open data is being used to hack climate change: @guardian http://www.theguardian.com/media-network/media-network-blog/2014/apr/14/climate-change-flooding-open-data 

RT Things Break ‏@thingsbreak:
.@bjornlomborg Why are you comparing the annual [damage] cost to the [cumulative mitigation] cost? I mean, I know why, but why do you think you won't get caught?

New Jersey's Coastal Assets Threatened by Global Rise in Sea Level: @NJSpotlight http://www.njspotlight.com/stories/14/04/13/new-jersey-s-coastal-assets-threatened-by-global-rise-in-sea-level/?p=all
[flooding]


Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Climate tweets for 14 April 2014

Triumph of the Drill: How Big Oil Clings to Billions in Govt Giveaways: @MotherJones 
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2014/04/oil-subsidies-renewable-energy-tax-breaks 
[energy]

Climate Change Drying Out Southwest U.S. Now, Worse to Come for 1/3 of Planet
http://thkpr.gs/1n1x8Ez  
[science, drought, water, food, farming, agriculture]

3 Most Sobering Graphics From UN’s New Climate Report: @climateprogress
http://thkpr.gs/1iIbkqK 
[science, IPCC]

Meet Surprising Star of Showtime's New Climate Change Series: @khayhoe
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/04/14/3425256/meet-star-showtime-series/
[science, Katharine Hayhoe, Years of Living Dangerously]

Can Celebrities & Prime Time TV Make Americans Care About Climate Change?: @kate_sheppard 
http://huff.to/1i0IuW0
[Years of Living Dangerously]

RT Climate Reality ‏@ClimateReality
RT @YEARSofLIVING: Learn about the @YEARSofLIVING engagement campaign this week 
http://bit.ly/1icnWKa #YEARSProject
[Years of Living Dangerously]

RT Dianah Mieglich ‏@DianahMieg
Government resists IPCC call for deep cuts to carbon emissions http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-04-14/greg-hunt-resists-ipcc-pressure-for-deep-cuts-to-carbon-emission/5389728 … via @ABCNews Seriously? 
[Australia]

Detailed regional data reduce warming-drought link doubts: Simple Climate http://simpleclimate.wordpress.com/2014/04/12/detailed-regional-data-reduce-warming-drought-link-doubts/ 
[science, water, food, agriculture, farming]

El Niño 2014-2015: Forecasts show it could grow into a monster: @ericholthaus @slate http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2014/04/07/el_nino_2014_2015_forecasts_show_it_could_grow_into_a_monster.html 

RT Climate Reality ‏@ClimateReality  Apr 13
RT @OFA: Retweet if you think it's time to #ActOnClimate—before it's too late: 
http://pic.twitter.com/eNtK9Mt24T

Monday, April 14, 2014

Climate tweets for 13 April 2014

.@IPCC: Cost of Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change Super-Affordable if We Act Now: @wunderground 
http://www.wunderground.com/blog/JeffMasters/comment.html?entrynum=2663 
[science]

U.N. Climate Panel Warns Speedier Action Needed: @NYTimes http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/14/science/earth/un-climate-panel-warns-speedier-action-is-needed-to-avert-disaster.html?hp&_r=0 
[science]

.@IPCC climate report: route map for civilisation's greatest journey: @guardian http://www.theguardian.com/environment/damian-carrington-blog/2014/apr/13/ipcc-climate-report-a-route-map-for-civilisations-greatest-jour 
[science]

EU throws down gauntlet to big emitters: @themmailonline http://www.themalaymailonline.com/world/article/eu-throws-down-gauntlet-to-big-emitters 

(As countries dash for gas) UN set to warn countries over 'dash for gas': @BBCNews http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-26975090 
[energy, natural gas]

Ikea investing in Illinois wind farm: http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/breaking/chi-ikea-illinois-wind-farm-investment-20140410,0,149333.story 
[wind energy]

.@SierraClub: Leave Wyoming's coal, oil shale ' climate disrupters' in ground: @WyoFile 
http://wyofile.com/dustin/sierra-club-leave-wyomings-coal-oil-shale-ground/ 
[energy]

RT Climate Reality ‏@ClimateReality:
RT @CleanAirMoms: I just supported Cut CO2 Pollution on Earth Day on @ThunderclapIt // @ClimateReality 
http://thndr.it/1gC1nzi 

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Climate tweets for 11 April 2014

Almost 100 @Harvard staff demand fossil fuel divestment: @RTCCnewswire http://shar.es/TmPCO 
[investing]

RT Bill McKibben ‏@billmckibben:
Wide coverage of Harvard faculty demanding divestment, incl. this great piece by @wenstephenson in the @thenation 
http://www.thenation.com/blog/179289/harvard-fossil-fuel-divestment-smackdown-faculty-vs-president-faust#
[investing]

At-risk cities hold solutions to climate change: UN report: @suzyji @guardian http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/apr/11/cities-solution-climate-change-ipcc 

Radical shift to green energy would be tiny brake on growth: UN: @Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/11/climate-growth-idUSL6N0N335020140411 
[investing, divestment]

Extreme Weather Has Driven 10-Fold Increase In Power Outages Over Last 2 Decades: 
http://thkpr.gs/1iBxmv7  

RT Moms Clean Air Force ‏@CleanAirMoms:
A bucket list for a warming world: 
http://ow.ly/vE9mn 
via @grist #OceanCity #Salzburg #Everglades #Bangkok

Taking close look at deniers' shaky #science: @dana1981 @guardian http://gu.com/p/3zaye/tw 
[Richard Lindzen, John Christy, Roy Spencer, denial]

Prepare for the pollen vortex: @TorontoStar http://www.thestar.com/life/health_wellness/2014/04/07/coldest_march_in_30_years_keeps_pollen_at_bay_for_now.html 
[allergy, health]

Cities are on hook for extreme weather. What are they doing?: @Globalnews http://globalnews.ca/news/1243430/canadian-communities-respond-to-climate-change/ 

RT Sierra Club ‏@sierraclub:
Check out @chrislhayes' @allinwithchris segment on @YEARSofLIVING: http://sc.org/1lVXfww 
#YEARSproject #ActOnClimate
[journalism]


Friday, April 11, 2014

Climate tweets for 10 April 2014

Under Student Pressure, @Harvard Pledges to Take Climate Change More Seriously: http://thkpr.gs/1ivhNFf 
[investing, divestment]

RT Fossil Free ‏@GoFossilFree:
Oh yes. This Saturday, Pitzer College (& trustee Robert Redford ) will make a *big* announcement. Watch it live: 
[investing, divestment]

[water]

RT YEARS ‏@YEARSofLIVING:
Thanks for sharing! MT @BarackObama The real victims of climate change: people. Watch #YEARSProject 
[Years of Living Dangerously]

RT YEARS ‏@YEARSofLIVING:
.@LoftusBrooke @climatehawk1 @ClimateReality @CCACoalition @accrolaine We'll be tweeting/creating a Twitter storm @ 1pm ET Sunday as well!
[Years of Living Dangerously]

Brutally Dishonest Attacks On @SHO_Network Landmark Series On Climate Change http://thkpr.gs/1mYmluO 
[Years of Living Dangerously, Showtime]

.@IPCC issues official rebuttal to more David Rose/Daily Mail nonsense: http://www.skepticalscience.com/ipcc-rebuttal-april-6th-2014.html 
[journalism, science, denial]

One English Town’s Innovative Response to Sea Level Rise 
[flooding]

Carbon Dioxide Levels Just Hit Highest Point In 800,000 Years: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/04/09/3424704/carbon-dioxide-highest-level/ 
[science]

RT Andrew Dessler ‏@AndrewDessler:
Yale Forum gives my 6-min. video on "decisions under uncertainty" a shout out: http://www.yaleclimatemediaforum.org/2014/04/texas-ams-andy-dessler-on-decision-making-under-uncertainty/

RT Forecast The Facts ‏@ForecastFacts:
Desmond Tutu demands divestment to save planet from climate change! Pls rt http://bit.ly/desmonddivest  http://pic.twitter.com/sqwxVNjGAT
[investing]

RT Dianah Mieglich ‏@DianahMieg:
The generation gap on climate change: @abcthedrum 

.@Unilever boss reveals company already being impacted by climate change: @BusinessGreen