Monthly Archives: December 2017

Impacts of climate variability and change on the energy sector: A case study for winter 2009/10

By Emma Suckling                                     Department of Meteorology home page Secure and reliable energy supplies are an essential part of modern economic life. But the … Continue reading

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Exploring the impact of the Atlantic Multidecadal Variability (AMV)

By Dan Hodson After 140 years of observations, we now know that the temperature of the surface of the Atlantic ocean slowly varied over time, cooling and warming over periods of decades (Figure 1). These slow variations in temperature sit … Continue reading

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