Posted 11 September 2012

Coalition member Dr Jock Allison, of Dunedin, interviewed in NZ Farmers Weekly about his award for servces to the sheep industry, commented about "global warming" and ETS. Extract:  "Climate change 'is just so much fiction'. It was government policy worldwide and scienc...

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Posted 10 September

In the latest edition of Forbes magazine, Larry Bell talks to aviation pioneer Bert Rutan about use of data in assessing climate change. Said Bert: "The first thing that got my attention, a lot of people’s attention, was statements that the entire planet is heading towards a...

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Posted 7 September 2012

In the High Court, Mr Justice Venning has ruled against the case taken by New Zealand Climate Science Education Trust to declare invalid the temperature records compiled by the National Institute of Water & Atmosphere (NIWA).

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Posted 6 September 2012

Nored Canadian climatologist Dr Tim Ball has produced an illustrated paper entitled "Polar Bear Propaganda - A Useful Tool for the Promotion of Environmental Hysteria and Poiliticized Science". He quotes Nobel Physicist Richard Feynman who said, “Reality must take preceden...

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Posed 3 September 2012

Issues relating to climate and its variability have been among the most vulnerable to assault on freedom of speech. This topic was addressed recently in Australia by Senator  George Brandis when he delivered the third Sir Harry Gibbs Memorial Oration to the 2012 Annual Conf...

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Posted 2 September 2012

Some of the oldest climate records, especially in the fields of drought and hydrology, exist in South Africa, where Professor W J R (Will) Alexander has been a leading practitioner for many years. His latest papers will have relevance well beyond the borders of the republi...

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Posted 1 September 2012

In the 300th edition of his NZ Climate Truch newsletter,  IPCC expert review Dr Vincent Gray, of Wellington, explains the origins of, and reasons for, his rebuttal of those who claim to be able to predict the future behaviour of Earth's climate decades into the future.

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Posted 21 August 2012

"Statistical analyses of hydrological time series are an essential component for the development and management of water resources in countries with dry climates. This becomes critical as the water requirements approach the maximum available resources. To complicate matters,...

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Posted 20 August 2012

"Over the past half century, none of our threatened eco-pocalypses have played out as predicted. Some came partly true; some were averted by action; some were wholly chimerical. This raises a question that many find discomforting: With a track record like this, why should pe...

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Posted 15 August 2012

"The hysteria sweeping the country over fracking is like a modern-day version of the Chicken Licken story... It is time to inject some science and common sense into the debate. Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, has been used in New Zealand for decades. Some 25 years ago, fr...

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Posted 10 August 2012

Hansen's paper has been quoted in hundreds, if not thousands, of media outlets and newspapers and has garnered the praise of many environmental advocacy groups. The problem? Their conclusions are demonstrably false and their characterization of the science and statistics are...

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Posted 3 August 2012

New Zealand's Minister for Climate Change Issues has been challenged to look at both sides of the debate. The challenge comes from Joe Fone, of Christchurch, a member of our Coalition, whose book "Climate Change: Natural or Man-Made" is due for release in October (details ...

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Posted 2 August 2012

"In the theory of man-made climate change, two-thirds of the predicted warming comes from changes in humidity and clouds, and only one-third comes directly from the extra carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases. The theory assumes humidity and clouds amplify t...

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Posted 1 August 2012

Recent alarmist scaremongering in the United States about "unprecedented" extreme weather events, repeated by news media in Australia and New Zealand, have been firmly rebutted by the Alabama State climatologist, Dr John R Christy in testimony before the American Senate Envir...

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Posted 30 July 2012

A re-analysis of U.S. surface station temperatures has been performed using the recently WMO-approved Siting Classification System devised by METEO-France’s Michel Leroy. The new siting classification more accurately characterizes the quality of the location in terms of monito...

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[Our Claim](2ndsoc.pdf)  [Affidavits 1](affidavit dunleavy (scanned).pdf) [ & 2](affdvt tjd in response.pdf)   & here   Other links here

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Posted 26 July 2012

Viscount Christopher Monckton has posted a detailed rebuttal under the above title:

"Be skeptical, be very skeptical, of Skeptic magazine’s skepticism of climate skeptics. The latest issue has, as its cover story, a Climate Change Q&A, revealingly subtitled 'Climate Denie...

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SCORNING THE PROPAGANDA OF FEAR

July 25, 2012, 4:06 am News

Posted 25 July 2012

"Pascal Bruckner has incited such fury with a diatribe against green prophesiers of imminent planetary ruin, the reaction has surprised even this veteran of the trans-Atlantic culture wars. 'The planet is sick. Man is guilty of having destroyed it. He must pay,' is how Bru...

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Posted 25 July 2012

"The 15-year battle in Canada over the Kyoto Protocol ended last week when the Federal Court ruled the Stephen Harper government’s withdrawal from the agreement was legal. Countries that do not meet their emission targets and did not withdraw before the end of 2011 — as allowe...

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Posted 15 July 2012

"New Zealand's Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) is a scam and a waste. The ETS taxes our elderly trying to heat their homes and then uses the revenue to subsidise multi-national Japanese companies. These companies bought forests in New Zealand. Their trees are now subsidised bec...

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