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Tue Jun 30

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:11 PM

Re: EV pollution by geographic location

But still - the top level conclusions are so stark that even if we were to account for some of those factors (like cold start pollution, which is typically about 25% of total daily emissions), you're still going to get roughly the same overall [more]

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 12:07 AM

Re: Supreme Court on EPA

Actually, as far as I can tell, the victory is meaningless, the regulations are in place, 70% of existing plants meet it already, the cost benefit analysis was completed later in the [more]

Mon Jun 29

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:21 PM

Re: Supreme Court on EPA

This a blow to the health and welfare of the entire nation East of the Rocky Mountains.

Actually, as far as I can tell, the victory is meaningless, the regulations are in place, 70% of existing plants meet it already, the cost benefit [more]

Sun Jun 28

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jck101 replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 10:20 AM

Re: Dividend

I copied your question into google and got this:

Berkshire Hathaway does not pay a dividend because its chairman and CEO, Warren Buffett, believes it is more auspicious to allocate the company's earnings in other ways. In particular, [more]

Sat Jun 27

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:31 PM

Re: AMOC slowdown really is alarming

There is a new paper which reviews actual data against climate models, unfortunately the paper itself is paywalled, but here is a summary article:

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:26 PM

Re: White House wants Doctors to pust Global Warming

“We also need doctors, nurses and citizens, like all of you” President Obama said in a taped speech presented to medical professionals gathered at the White House, “to get to work to raise awareness and organize folks for real [more]

Fri Jun 26

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:20 AM

Re: Interactive Bloomberg

The simulation was put together by Gavin Schmidt and Kate Marvell of GISS, using GISS Model E2, a climate simulator with a relatively low TCR of 1.5 ...

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Thu Jun 25

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 8:58 PM

Re: Interactive Bloomberg

BTresist already posted this.

Wed Jun 24

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:59 AM

Re: It's official: 2014-15 El Nino

NOAA's current weekly ENSO analysis shows the agency reversed it's prior finding of an 'official' El Nino event 2014-15 thus far.

WUWT has an interesting post today about the adjustments in data sets make the el nino events [more]

Tue Jun 23

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:31 AM

Re: This could be an interesting year...

You apparently think it does. Why don't you explain why?

There you go again, I don't believe I've made any claims regarding residence time and impacts. I was just straightening out your improper use of the terminology residence time [more]

Mon Jun 22

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 11:46 PM

Re: This could be an interesting year...

My assertion is correct, you guys are just insistent on continuing to misunderstand residence time. From here on, I am talking about replacement residence time.

You are the one who doesn't seem to understand how residence time is [more]

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 11:38 PM

Re: Papal Climate Encyclical Postponed

Air Conditioning is a harmful habit of consumption.

Is there something about that which is hard to understand?


No, nothing at all. I'm just thinking the people who refuse to stop flying aren't going to stop using air [more]

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 11:31 PM

Re: Papal Climate Encyclical Postponed

An air-conditioner has become a sign of middle-class status in developing nations, a must-have dowry item.

I wonder if the Vatican has air conditioning?

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 11:30 PM

Re: This could be an interesting year...

However, bjchip is correct in that I have never said CO2 has a residence time in the atmosphere for 1000s of years as you inaccurately suggest. That is because I have a modest understanding of what residence time means. Residence time has a [more]

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:46 AM

Re: Papal Climate Encyclical Postponed

Not sure those cooler heads prevailed, the Pope on AC:

People may well have a growing ecological sensitivity but it has not succeeded in changing their harmful habits of consumption which, rather than decreasing, appear to be growing all [more]

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 9:25 AM

Re: This could be an interesting year...

but the claim that the residence time of CO2 in the atmosphere is 1,000s of years is bunk

and was also NEVER MADE BY ANYONE


BTResist, in this thread:

No, I have said repeatedly that CO2 does stay in the [more]

Sun Jun 21

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 5:27 PM

Re: CO2 lifetime in atmosphere

Let's play a game. What evidence can you use to show, without using Occam's razor, that the Earth rotates? I think I can come with alternative theories, complicated and outlandish I grant, that explain all the data. Without Occam's razor there is [more]

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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 11:54 AM

Re: CO2 lifetime in atmosphere

Are you sure this is a fundamental principle of science?

Yep. Without Occam's razor we don't have science. Without Occam's razor, you can't say that the reason we have day and night is that the Earth rotates. Without Occam's razor, the
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jck101 replied to the Climate Change board. 11:07 AM

Re: CO2 lifetime in atmosphere

One of the fundamental principles of science is Occam's razor: the explanation with the fewest assumptions is the most likely to be correct.

Are you sure this is a fundamental principle of science?

Wed Jun 17

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jck101 replied to the Bicycling Fools board. 12:14 AM

Re: Doctor gets 5 yrs prison...

Baloney. Two cyclists side by side occupying a traffic lane are easier to pass than one behind the other occupying a traffic lane.

How do you figure this? If two cyclists are riding side by side and a car needs to pass they need to go [more]

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