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Saturday, September 20, 2014

Climate tweets for 19 September 2014

RT Media Matters @mmfa:
79% of Americans want campaign finance reform, but major news networks are largely ignoring it:

Dems tie climate change deniers to tobacco, lead backers:
[science, denial]

RT ClimateCentral @ClimateCentral:
Friday Fact: Antarctic land ice is melting & that's a major concern for sea level rise:
http://pic.twitter.com/UiRq26ZpAs
[Antarctica, glaciers, sea ice]

White House cranks up heat ahead of @UN summit: @TheHill:
http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/218239-white-house-cranks-up-heat-ahead-of-un-climate-summit#.VBxHWE5F54g.twitter 
[Barack Obama, solar, energy efficiency]

The Gathering Storm: @MichaelEMann, Daniel Kammen @ecowatch: 
http://ecowatch.com/2014/09/19/gathering-storm-climate-change-michael-mann/
[science, denial]

The Big 340: Trickle of Renewable Energy Investors Turns Into Flood: @cleantechnica:
http://cleantechnica.com/2014/09/18/trickle-of-renewable-energy-investors-turns-into-flood/
[investing, divestment]

McConnell: Make me Senate majority leader, I'll give you Keystone XL: @TheHill:
http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/218208-mcconnell-make-me-majority-leader-ill-give-you-keystone#.VBxIezVoiaw.twitter
[Mitch McConnell, oil, tar sands, energy]

Our Disappearing Snows: Climate Change & Water Resources: @PeterGleick:
http://huff.to/1AVwsDq 
[California, drought, food, farming, agriculture]

Why responding to climate change is just good business: @jeremyquittner @inc:
http://www.inc.com/jeremy-quittner/new-york-climate-march-signals-change-in-business-thinking.html
[risk, investing, divestment]

White House unveils new solar, energy efficiency steps:
http://usat.ly/1ud1qEz  via @usatoday 
[Barack Obama]

If Fixing Global Warming Is Free, What’s the Holdup?: @FutureTenseNow:
http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2014/09/17/climate_change_economics_new_report_says_nixing_fossil_fuels_won_t_be_expensive.html
[energy, investing, divestment]

Over half Australian coastline vulnerable to rising sea level, flooding: @climatecouncil:
http://bit.ly/1xNcr5A

First Dog on the Moon: Ian the climate denialist potato goes to Texas – cartoon: @guardian:
http://gu.com/p/4xjeb/tw 

RT Reddit Politics @Politics_Reddit:
This 1 chart exposes climate-science deniers as frauds: 
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/this-1-chart-exposes-climate-science-deniers-as-frauds-2014-09-19
[science, denial, MarketWatch]

Watch Obama’s Top Science Advisor Repeatedly Shut Down Climate Deniers at House Hearing:
http://thkpr.gs/3568720 
[John Holdren, science, denial, Steve Stockman, Dana Rohrabacher, Larry Bucshon]

RT Duncan Noble @carbonexplorer:
Climate News is out!:
http://paper.li/carbonexplorer/1377138859 … Stories via @climatehawk1 @mikesummerell @theresphysics

Friday, September 19, 2014

Climate tweets for 18 September 2014

RT Eric Holthaus @EricHolthaus:
Earth’s oceans just broke an all-time heat record. (Bonus: 2014 on pace for warmest year ever):
[science]

RT Alexander Verbeek @Alex_Verbeek:
Investors worth $24 trillion call for global carbon price:
http://ow.ly/3qV27x http://pic.twitter.com/RZw5jrWp4O
[investing, divestment, carbon tax]

RT Katharine Hayhoe @KHayhoe:
I'd be happy to compare his bank acct w/ mine RT @climateprogress Don't trust climate scientists. They're in it for $$:
http://thkpr.gs/3568923
[science, denial]

Natural Disasters Displaced 22M People Last Year, 3x More Than War:
http://thkpr.gs/3568447
[flooding, drought]

Why we need to worry about Greenland’s dark snow: @FutureTenseNow:
http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2014/09/16/jason_box_s_research_into_greenland_s_dark_snow_raises_more_concerns_about.html
[sea level, glaciers]

Green Latinos: Will environmental worries dispel idea of one-issue voters?: @AJAM:
http://alj.am/1qUD1EP

Risky business: China dumps Australia's dirty coal:
http://www.smh.com.au/business/risky-business-china-dumps-our-dirty-coal-20140916-3fvpf.html 
[energy, investing, divestment, carbon bubble]

.@AlGore: Climate Skepticism Will Haunt Republicans in 2016: @NationalJournal:
http://www.nationaljournal.com/energy/al-gore-climate-skepticism-will-haunt-republicans-in-2016-20140917
[science, denial, Al Gore]

Austria’s Alps hit by climate change: @BBCNews:
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-29245606 

China, the Climate and the Fate of the Planet: @rollingstone:
http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/china-the-climate-and-the-fate-of-the-planet-20140915
[coal, energy]

RT Michael E. Mann @MichaelEMann:
Excited to be involved in the promising new #ClimateDoorstep project of @TheDailyClimate:
http://www.dailyclimate.org/doorstep/

RT WWF Climate Savers @climatesavers:
Join @WWFFrance in Paris this weekend to call for climate action!:
http://bit.ly/YVmaHH  #MarcheClimat  http://pic.twitter.com/lrcXjppMNa

RT Forecast The Facts @ForecastFacts:
#Ford gave $791k to 98 climate deniers. Comment on @Ford's fb page: Tell them to #GoFurther if they want to be "green." RT after you post!
RT Climate Hot News @ClimateHotNews:
Cold, hard facts RT @TheDailyClimate: Antarctic ice should set record, but Arctic dwindles.
http://www.dailyclimate.org/t/-4076160631313371172 … h/t @USATODAY

.@NOAA: W/ Hottest August, 2014 Takes Aim @ Hottest Year On Record:
http://thkpr.gs/3569158  via @climateprogress 
[science]

Volcanic vs. Human Emissions: Yale Climate Connections (@CC_Yale):
http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/2014/09/volcanic-vs-human-emissions/
[science, volcanoes]

RT Hilary Evans @RevHilary1:
@climatehawk1 @HuffPostGreen Oxford City Council first to divest itself of carbon fuels. Well done Oxford.

RT Jenny Banks @BanksJenny:
Off to London #climatemarch on Sun with 100s of WWF supporters. Biggest global #climate mobilisation ever. Join us:
http://peoplesclimate.org/london/

RT The People's Agenda @AUelectionQs;
@climatehawk1 thought this event on democracy and renewable energy would interest you?:
http://powerpeopledemocracy.net/  Syd 27th Sept. Please RT

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Climate tweets for 17 September 2014

Earth Surface During August 2014 Hottest Ever Recorded: robertscribbler:
[science]

New Study Links Polar Vortex to Climate Change:
[science]

Gulf of Alaska unusually warm, weird fish showing up:
http://wapo.st/XogZim  via @ElaheIzadi @washingtonpost
[oceans, food, science, fishing]

Fixing Climate Change May Add No Costs, Report Says: @nytimes:
[investing, divestment, Global Commission on the Economy and Climate]

RT Al Gore @algore:
Student activists give me #ClimateHope. Come learn why:

Climate change report: prevent damage by overhauling global economy: @guardian:
[investing, divestment, Global Commission on the Economy and Climate]

"Polar Vortex" Excursions Linked to Global Warming:
[science]

Flooding would threaten D.C. infrastructure, report says:
http://wapo.st/1uCbTff  via @washingtonpost 
[sea level]

RT Suzanne Goldenberg @suzyji:
Leonardo DiCaprio named UN Messenger of Peace for climate change:

RT Jamie Henn @Agent350:
"I will link arms with those marching for climate action. We stand with them on the right side of this key issue," @secgen Ban Ki-moon

Louisiana Gov Hedges On Climate Change as State Disappears into Sea:
http://thkpr.gs/3568216
[Bobby Jindal, denial, sea level, flooding]

MT @climatebloggers: From students to scientists, faith groups to farmers, we will march as one.
http://bit.ly/1siqyYc  
[People's Climate March]

Asian monsoon discovery suggests rains will increase under climate change: @CarbonBrief:
http://www.carbonbrief.org/blog/2014/09/asian-monsoon-discovery-suggests-rains-will-increase-under-climate-change/
[science, flooding, India]

Black Lung Among Coal Miners at Highest Level in 40 Years:
http://thkpr.gs/3568204  via @climateprogress
[health]

RT CitizensClimateLobby @citizensclimate:
Amazing communicator: Katharine @KHayhoe interviewed on Bill Moyers: Climate Change: Faith and Fact:
http://vimeo.com/105936193
[Katherine Hayhoe, religion, science]

RT Virally Suppressed @SuppressThis:
Watering Lawns in the Desert: What Las Vegas Can Tell Us About Climate Change (and Ourselves):
http://wp.me/p2llp1-pW 
[drought, water, Nevada]

RT Climate Reality @ClimateReality:
.@MarkRuffalo is declaring war on #DirtyEnergy. Watch him take the battle forward:
http://24hoursofreality.org  http://pic.twitter.com/T09IlAEdqp
[energy, renewable energy]

RT Mark Ruffalo @MarkRuffalo:
24 Reasons for Hope = 24 reasons why we CAN solve the climate crisis. Join @ClimateReality:
http://for24hoursofreality.org 

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Climate tweets for 15 September 2014

Coca Cola, Heinz, Other Major Food Cos Warn Climate Change Threatens Business:
http://thkpr.gs/3566246 via @climateprogress
[investing, divestment]

.@NASA: Hottest August Globally Since Records Began In 1880: http://thkpr.gs/3567464 via @climateprogress 
[science]

The 97% v. the 3% – just how much global warming are humans causing?: @dana1981 @guardianeco:
http://gu.com/p/4xh84/tw
[science, denial]

Should construction continue during extended drought?:
http://desert.sn/1tUtZ9u  via @mydesert
[California, water]

Where the wildfires are: If there's smoke, there are costly health problems:
http://gu.com/p/4xepj/tw 
[fire, air pollution]

New Antarctic sea ice record — but scientists not 'confounded': @ConversationEDU:
http://theconversation.com/new-antarctic-sea-ice-record-but-scientists-arent-confounded-31676 
[Antarctica]

RT mayboeve @mayboeve:
you know you've hit the NYC zeitgest when the #climate cupcakes roll out... h/t @Dlashof: 
http://www.climateweeknyc.org/events/creative-climate-awards-eat-cupcakes-for-the-climate 
[People's Climate March]


At least 150 major cos prep for carbon prices:
http://usat.ly/1s2L5Wu  via @usatoday 
[carbon tax, investing, divestment]

RT Jane Smith @CaringInfo«@thenation "Why haven't our societies responded to 25 years of dire warnings from scientists?":
http://thenat.in/1wwtF5D 
[science, denial]

Kate Has Things to Say: I Have High #Climate Sensitivity:
http://marvelclimate.blogspot.com/2014/09/i-have-high-climate-sensitivity.html … via @DrKateMarvel 
[science]

Facts Cannot Slow Down Runaway #Climate Confusion Train: @AGW_Prof:
http://profmandia.wordpress.com/2014/09/15/facts-cannot-slow-down-the-runaway-climate-confusion-train/
[science, denial]


Monday, September 15, 2014

Climate tweets for 14 September 2014

RT ClimateCentral @ClimateCentral:
Why Republicans didn't want California to develop a sea-level rise adaptation database:
[denial]

Not One Drop: How Long Will California Survive Life w/o Water?:
http://nbcnews.to/1m1eWfl  via @NBCNews 
[drought, farming, agriculture]

Crews battle out-of-control wildfire as Southern California bakes:
[fire, heat waves]

Climate change concerns weigh on Cape Cod home-buying decisions: @BostonGlobe:
[sea level, flooding]

RT Michael E. Mann @MichaelEMann:
Hear, hear! MT @gregorynrice Thanks to @edbegleyjr for...lending his passion to compel people to think efficiently and sustainably.

Croatia struggles with flooding after heavy rains:
http://reut.rs/1tTAywN  via @reuters 

Facing climate change head-on means changing capitalism: Naomi Klein: @torontostar:

Sun, Wind Alter Global Landscape, Leaving Utilities Behind:
[Germany, energy, solar, wind energy, wind power]

Alarm as almond farmers consume California's water: @guardian:
[food, farming, agriculture, drought]

RT WECAN, International @WECAN_INTL:
"Big #Oil's Latest Attack on #ClimateAction." Great blog from @CleanAirMoms:
[denial]

[energy, denial]

RT Jeri Ryan @JeriLRyan:
Really, mid-September? 
[California, heat waves]

RT Faun Kime @FaunKime:
Why you should care about the floods in Kashmir. 
[flooding, India, Pakistan, national security]

Brazil: Drought bites as Amazon’s ‘flying rivers’ dry up: @ClimateNewsNet:
[water, forests, farming, agriculture]


Saturday, September 13, 2014

Climate tweets for 12 September 2014

Sorry policy-makers, 2-degrees global warming policy is likely road to disaster: @guardian:
[science]

Former Oz PM Rudd warns of climate change consequences at U.S. forum: @latikambourke @smh:

Fossil Fuels, Global Warming and Oligarchy ... Oops, Democracy:
[science, denial, Alberta, Canada, Australia]

Glacial Death Watch: Why Ice Shelf Snapped in 2002, What's Next:
http://bloom.bg/1up7Anj  via @eroston @BloombergNews
[glaciers, Antarctica, sea level, science]

Franklin expedition discovery shows change in Arctic: @CBCnews:
[Canada, Northwest Passage]

Cato climate change skeptic: Rising CO2 levels sign of "human progress":
[Chip Knappenberger, Paul Knappenberger, denial, Cato Institute]

Edmonton flood prevention could cost $2.4B over next century: @edmontonjournal:
[flooding, Alberta, Canada, adaptation]

#Denialcosts: Alabama town on front lines in partisan fight over global warming:
[science, denial, sea level]

Cleveland Becomes Cleantech Leader But Ohio Backtracks on Renewable Energy:
[NorTech, John Kasich, denial]

$18 Trillion Windfall: Health, Productivity Benefits of Efficiency Top Energy Savings:
[energy efficiency, air pollution]

In Washington State, 2014 Wildfire Season Has Been 6x Worse Than Normal:
[fire]

RT Fred Bentler @Bentler:
NextGen brings climate change issue to campuses:
[Tom Steyer, Iowa, denial]

RT ClimateCentral @ClimateCentral:
There's good news, bad news and worrying news from the Arctic permafrost melt, which is dumping out carbon:
[permafrost, methane, science]

RT Amanda Larsson @ecomanda:
Beautiful piece by @kellyrigg on the growing, diverse movement of people who support the #ClimateMarch on 21 Sept.:
http://huff.to/X3W57X 

RT Climate Hot News @ClimateHotNews:
Have we got it? Guardian @GeorgeMonbiot Column - Stopping climate meltdown needs courage that saved ozone layer:

RT ClimateCentral @ClimateCentral:
#FF @ConservancyCVNP, @ThsAmericanLand, @allscott12, @_AndreaAngulo_, @climatehawk1, @sejorg, @DrBobBullard, @edfenergy, WilliamMan_,@NRDC

RT Emil Reisman @EmilReisman:
Join me and tell @Google they should stop funding climate deniers and quit ALEC!
http://share.sierraclub.org/56748825t  #ALECexposed #DontFundEvil

#FF @mrsjcj @GoFossilFree @readingirl @CelloMomOnCars @BeyondCoal @p_hannam @AllanMargolin #climate

#FF @YaleClimateComm @CeresNews @ClimateHotNews @ClimateNow @CLIMATEMAMA @oscare2000 @wenstephenson @Climateate #climate

#FF @AndrewDessler @ClimateOfGavin @mle_marion @bradleyjdibble @healthy_climate @ForecastFacts @DebbySchade #climate

#FF @kellyrigg @readfearn @ClimateBites @CleanAirMoms @ForecastFacts @jackthelad1947 @hottopicnz @frankejames #climate

#FF @billmckibben @MichaelEMann @AGW_Prof @heidicullen @Bentler @climatecliff @YaleE360 @capital_climate #climate

#FF/join/contribute to: @mmfa @climateprogress @ClimateCentral @citizensclimate @350 @ClimateReality #climate #divest !

Friday, September 12, 2014

Climate tweets for 11 September 2014

6 Reasons U.S. Should Step It Up & Lead on Climate: @HuffPostBlog:
http://huff.to/WyMHsv

Kate Marvel @DrKateMarvel:
Our grubby little fingerprints: 
[science]

Oceans acidifying at fastest rate in 300m years. How bad could it get?: @voxdotcom:
[acidification, fishing]

Report: Rockies' pines, firs lose majority of habitat on current climate path: @ravallirepublic:
[trees, forests]

Blue AND red states going green on #energy policy: @usatoday:

Anger Swells Over Slow Flooding Relief in Kashmir: @WSJIndia:
http://on.wsj.com/1xMR1pg
[India, Pakistan]

MT @robhon: 
Excellent #Greenland Ice Sheet video from Peter Sinclair.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PEi0Retg8A
[sea level, glaciers, science, Yale Climate Connections, Jason Box]

Pacific NW climate conf paints mostly gloomy picture: @theolympian: 
http://www.theolympian.com/2014/09/10/3311630/climate-conference-paints-a-mostly.html
[science]

RT Peter Gleick @PeterGleick:
Yeah, this is what the dry season looks like in California, with a tiny hint of Southwest monsoon: 
http://pic.twitter.com/PWlqaTAqAJ
[drought, water]

RT John Mashey @JohnMashey:
Real science works this way. Zoom from outer space to ground: repeat { click (+), wait}:
https://www.google.com/maps/@37.422,-122.084058,23039274m/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en
http://pic.twitter.com/N8i7KUV4Dk
[science, denial]

Professional Deceivers: People Who Can Convince You Garbage Man Knows More Science Than @NASA PhD:
http://thkpr.gs/3565769 
[science, denial]

Matt Ridley Returns w/ Error-Riddled Articles, As Wall Street Journal Discredits Itself:
http://thkpr.gs/3565758
[science, denial]

Trees Dying From ‘No Obvious Cause’ In Rocky Mountains, Report Says: @climateprogress:
http://thkpr.gs/3566195
[forests]

10 birds your grandkids may never see, thx to climate change: @motherjones:
http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2014/09/audubon-society-climate-change-endangered-birds
[wildlife]

Sorry, red states: You can’t avoid talking about climate change: @readingirl @Salon:
http://www.salon.com/2014/09/09/sorry_red_states_you_cant_avoid_talking_about_climate_change/
[adaptation, denial]