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Americans Willing to Pay More to Curb Climate Change

Posted on June 12th, 2014 by

Americans Willing to Pay More to Curb Climate Change According to the Bloomberg National Poll, Americans are willing to bear the cost of fighting climate[...]
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Technology to Help Reduce Methane Emissions

Posted on June 11th, 2014 by

Technology has been cited as key to helping the oil and natural gas industries meet a new policy statement from the Obama administration regarding methane[...]
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CO2 Market Hurt by Russia, Australia Policy, Says World Bank

Posted on May 29th, 2014 by

CO2 Market Hurt by Russia, Australia Policy, Says World Bank Efforts to put a value on greenhouse-gas emissions to contain global warming are being hurt[...]
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Renewables and Nuclear Must Triple to Save Climate, Says UN

Posted on April 15th, 2014 by

Renewables and Nuclear Must Triple to Save Climate, Says UN The world needs to triple the energy it gets from nuclear reactors, renewables and power[...]
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Tech Needed to Fight Climate Change, Says Murkowski

Posted on March 14th, 2014 by

Tech Needed to Fight Climate Change, Says Murkowski Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska said that the U.S. need to invest in new energy efficiency and[...]
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Report Reveals Lagging US Climate Change Legislation

Posted on March 5th, 2014 by

Report Reveals Lagging US Climate Change Legislation An audit made by the GLOBE Climate Legislation Study reports that out of 66 countries representing 88% of[...]
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China Doubles Pace of Adding Renewables Amid Push to Cut Pollution

Posted on December 5th, 2013 by

China Doubles Pace of Adding Renewables Amid Push to Cut Pollution China doubled the pace of injecting renewable energy capacity for most of the year[...]
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Climate Change: The Earth Shall Win, People Shall Lose!

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by

Prologue: To the discredit of the author, this piece offers no solution to the waging of war on climate change. It is merely a reflection on[...]
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Climate Change: The Earth Shall Win, People Shall Lose! (2nd part)

Posted on December 4th, 2013 by

continuation from: A 2013 report “Trends in Global CO2 Emissions” by Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency concluded: “Actual global emissions of CO2 reached a new record[...]
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Unconventional Oil and Gas Regulations and Policy Relating to Local Environmental Impacts and Climate Change

Posted on September 5th, 2013 by

This piece provides a basic insight into the way climate change in conjunction with environmental and public health concerns have triggered a regulatory response by[...]
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Should the Earth be a Sun?

Posted on December 20th, 2012 by

Several years ago, the University of Texas at Arlington’s (UTA) Maverick Lecture Series featured one of America’s most-famous and most-beloved astronauts, Sally Ride.  With much[...]
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Companies are Climate Change Believers (even when politicians are not)

Posted on March 30th, 2012 by

Without question, some companies stand to be harmed by climate change, while others could benefit from new opportunities.  Still others are merely afraid to be impacted by[...]
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Leveling the (Carbon) Playing Field

Posted on February 15th, 2012 by

The International Energy Agency’s annual World Energy Outlook, released in November, sent a stark message to the participants at the climate negotiations in Durban: “The[...]
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Earthquakes, Water Pollution and Increased Greenhouse Gas Emissions? Fracking – Strike Number Three?

Posted on December 26th, 2011 by

The last decade has seen a sustained campaign by the hydraulic fracturing (‘fracking”) industry against its critics, as the fracking industry in the U.S. alone[...]
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Richest Governments Won’t Act on Climate Change until 2020

Posted on December 21st, 2011 by

The United States, Japan, the United Kingdom, and members of the European Union have all revealed that there will be no treaty signed at the[...]
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Startling the Global Community, Canada Withdraws from the Kyoto Convention

Posted on December 16th, 2011 by

Canada has announced its intention to withdraw from the Kyoto treaty on greenhouse gas emissions (GGE), sandbagging the other signatories to the convention. The Kyoto[...]