The Antarctic Ice Sheet is losing mass at an accelerating rate, and playing a more important role in terms of global sea-level rise. The Amundsen Sea sector of West Antarctica has most likely been destabilized. Although previous numerical modeling...
EDF’s Ability to Make Nuclear Power Affordable Still in Doubt
Kees van der LeunFrench Court of Accounts: "EDF doesn’t have the cash to fund new nuclear projects. A form of public guarantee - or a funding in which taxpayers are liable for some construction risks - will be needed to launch new facilities."
Kees van der Leun"Stanford prof ordered to pay legal fees after dropping $10 million defamation case against another scientist"
Ongoing battle over 2015 paper:
Low-cost solution to the grid reliability problem with 100% penetration of intermittent wind, water, and solar
Parts of the southwestern United States are under an excessive heat warning going into this weekend. Temperatures are forecast to reach as high as 120 degrees Fahrenheit in some areas, and officials are urging people to take precautions as heat this...
Kees van der LeunUS heatwave building up: Phoenix, Arizona, expects a high of 47⁰C (117F) on Sunday, and Las Vegas, Nevada, is preparing for weekend highs of 45⁰C (113 F).
@NWS forecasts 52⁰C (126F) for Death Valley, California.
#Population: À LA LOUPE – La plateforme est régulièrement accusée d'accentuer les tensions sur le marché de l'immobilier locatif. Pour cela, de multiples dispositifs sont imaginables, sans que soit forcément décrétée une interdiction en bonne et due...
Today, Ørsted and Taiwan-based TSMC have signed a corporate power purchase agreement (CPPA). TSMC will offtake the full production from Ørsted’s 920MW Greater Changhua 2b & 4 offshore wind farm, m.....
Under pressure last week as COVID-19 hospitalizations soared in Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis' office said the state would start reporting daily hospitalization data for all 67 counties. DeSantis on Tuesday, however, refused to address the fact that...
Kees van der LeunFlorida still not reporting how many people are hospitalized with COVID. Governor DeSantis won't say why.
"Shellenberger’s article promoting his new book “Apocalypse Never” includes a mix of accurate, misleading, and patently false statements. While it is useful to push back against claims that climate change will lead to the end of the world or human...
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