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Orlando Sentinel
Pence breaks with Trump, says humans affect climate changeI think it's real." Trump interrupted with "I did not, I do not say that." But
Pence breaks with Trump, says humans affect climate change
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 minutes ago
I think it's real." Trump interrupted with "I did not, I do not say that." But in 2012, Trump tweeted that the "concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive." He later claimed he... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump denies climate change as scientists fear we may soon cross the red lineA new scientific statement released Thursday that underscores the urgency of gr
Trump denies climate change as scientists fear we may soon cross the red line
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 minutes ago
A new scientific statement released Thursday that underscores the urgency of grappling with global warming presented a staggering contrast with the state of public discussion of the subject in the United States. Here, in the wake of the first... Read more
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USA Today
Carbon dioxide levels cross 400 ppm threshold, likely highest in millions of yearsCarbon dioxide — the gas scientists say is most responsible for global warming
Carbon dioxide levels cross 400 ppm threshold, likely highest in millions of years
USA Today / Posted 29 minutes ago
Carbon dioxide — the gas scientists say is most responsible for global warming — reached a significant symbolic milestone in our atmosphere this month, the Scripps Institution of Oceanography said. For the first time, daily and weekly values of... Read more
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Island Packet
This may be the only way to save the East Coast from drowning. . . decide which will not be protected.” Levermann and others say that is a
This may be the only way to save the East Coast from drowning
Island Packet / Posted 40 minutes ago
. . . decide which will not be protected.” Levermann and others say that is a mistake, even if you aren’t a believer that global warming is a man-made phenomenon. They liken it to the idea of buying door locks, alarms and other anti-burglary... Read more
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The News & Observer
This may be the only way to save the East Coast from drowning. . . decide which will not be protected.” Levermann and others say that is a
This may be the only way to save the East Coast from drowning
The News & Observer / Posted 57 minutes ago
. . . decide which will not be protected.” Levermann and others say that is a mistake, even if you aren’t a believer that global warming is a man-made phenomenon. They liken it to the idea of buying door locks, alarms and other anti-burglary... Read more
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ExtremeTech
400 ppm of CO2 was just another line in the sand, and we’re not stopping thereits self-interest and quit extracting that resource. Ambulatory shitposts like
400 ppm of CO2 was just another line in the sand, and we’re not stopping there
ExtremeTech / Posted an hour ago
its self-interest and quit extracting that resource. Ambulatory shitposts like Donald Trump don’t help. The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive. Scientists and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brian Fallow: Climate change not just about carbonto a system of fixed exchange rates, with carbon dioxide filling the role of th
Brian Fallow: Climate change not just about carbon
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
to a system of fixed exchange rates, with carbon dioxide filling the role of the US dollar. The other greenhouse gases' "global warming potential" is expressed as a multiple of that. It reflects the average heat-trapping effect of a tonne of the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
11 Times Trump Said "Climate Change Is a Hoax"2013: We should be focused on magnificently clean and healthy air and not dist
11 Times Trump Said "Climate Change Is a Hoax"
Op-Ed News / Posted 2 hours ago
2013: We should be focused on magnificently clean and healthy air and not distracted by the expensive hoax that is global warming! 4. Tweet from December 2013: Ice storm rolls from Texas to Tennessee - I'm in Los Angeles and it's... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
U.S. and China ratify sweeping climate deal and urge other nations to follow their leadthat ratification by the Senate was highly unlikely. Some Republican lawmakers
U.S. and China ratify sweeping climate deal and urge other nations to follow their lead
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
that ratification by the Senate was highly unlikely. Some Republican lawmakers question the role of humans in causing global warming, while others oppose Obama’s climate change agenda for what they see as placing heavy burdens on business and... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Earth posts 16th straight month of unsurpassed heatAmericans OK with slightly higher bills to fight global warming: poll Most Ame
Earth posts 16th straight month of unsurpassed heat
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
Americans OK with slightly higher bills to fight global warming: poll Most Americans are willing to pay a little more each month to fight global warming — but only a tiny bit, according to a new poll. Still, environmental policy experts hail that as... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Electrics touted at Paris car show, but await their momentlineup would help carmakers meet new, lower European Union limits on greenhouse
Electrics touted at Paris car show, but await their moment
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 3 hours ago
lineup would help carmakers meet new, lower European Union limits on greenhouse gas emissions blamed by scientists for global warming that go into effect in 2021. In the U.S., nine states have followed California in adopting a requirement that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Australian premier steps up attack on renewables after blackoutshould be treated as "a real wake-up call," he said. Championed globally as a
Australian premier steps up attack on renewables after blackout
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
should be treated as "a real wake-up call," he said. Championed globally as a tool to cut greenhouse gases and combat global warming, renewable energy is contentious in Australia, the world's biggest coal exporter. Since winning power in 2013... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Electrics touted at Paris car show, but await their momentlineup would help carmakers meet new, lower European Union limits on greenhouse
Electrics touted at Paris car show, but await their moment
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 hours ago
lineup would help carmakers meet new, lower European Union limits on greenhouse gas emissions blamed by scientists for global warming that go into effect in 2021. In the U.S., nine states have followed California in adopting a requirement that... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Winter ticks plague Vermont's moose herdthey have no way to stay dry or stay warm when it drops down cold and freezes u
Winter ticks plague Vermont's moose herd
The Addison County Independent / Posted 4 hours ago
they have no way to stay dry or stay warm when it drops down cold and freezes up again and they’ve lost all this energy.” Global warming is also contributing to the moose herd’s tick problems. A couple decades ago, said Alexander, winter ticks... Read more
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Gossip on This!
Gary Johnson Fails: 5 Times the Presidential Hopeful Has Looked Like a Foolwill appear on the new twenty-dollar bill. Sigh.4. “The sun is going to actual
Gary Johnson Fails: 5 Times the Presidential Hopeful Has Looked Like a Fool
Gossip on This! / Posted 4 hours ago
will appear on the new twenty-dollar bill. Sigh.4. “The sun is going to actually grow and encompass the Earth, right? So global warming is in our future.” Back in 2011, Johnson offered up his views on global warming. It started out pretty well,... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
NYTimes: Don't Vote for TrumpHe would upend the Obama administration’s progress on the environment, vowing t
NYTimes: Don't Vote for Trump
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 hours ago
He would upend the Obama administration’s progress on the environment, vowing to “cancel the Paris climate agreement” on global warming. He would return to the use of waterboarding, a torture method, in violation of international treaty law. He... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Earth's Carbon Dioxide Levels May Have Passed The Point Of No ReturnThe Earth has reached a global warming milestone it may never recover from. Th
Earth's Carbon Dioxide Levels May Have Passed The Point Of No Return
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 hours ago
The Earth has reached a global warming milestone it may never recover from. That's 50 parts per million more than what most experts consider "safe." And there's little hope that we will ever get our planet's levels back to that number again. The... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Iowa ranks in top 20 for toxic air releasesits toxic air emissions and 19th for its industrial greenhouse gas emissions, w
Iowa ranks in top 20 for toxic air releases
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 hours ago
its toxic air emissions and 19th for its industrial greenhouse gas emissions, which scientists say contribute directly to global warming. The Climax Molybdenum Co., located in Fort Madison, ranks the highest facility in Iowa. The plant, which... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
SRP's northern Arizona coal plant one of the biggest carbon emitters in the countryNavajo Generating Station became a coal-burning plant Because of their ability
SRP's northern Arizona coal plant one of the biggest carbon emitters in the country
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 hours ago
Navajo Generating Station became a coal-burning plant Because of their ability to trap heat in the atmosphere and cause global warming, carbon emissions are getting much more attention than when Navajo’s first generator opened in 1974. The... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitescleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as w
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 hours ago
cleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as well: bad air that threatens health and fuels global warming. More toxic pollution from utility coal plants was sent into the air within 30 miles of Evansville than around... Read more
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Mashable
Australian politicians blame wind turbines for statewide power outagestations, like coal-fired plants, which pump a constant supply of electricity i
Australian politicians blame wind turbines for statewide power outage
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
stations, like coal-fired plants, which pump a constant supply of electricity into the grid but also emit harmful global warming pollutants like carbon dioxide. Wind turbines, on the other hand, are clean energy sources, but produce... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Automakers show off electric cars at Paris showfor fleet average emissions and mileage. The European Union is lowering average
Automakers show off electric cars at Paris show
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 hours ago
for fleet average emissions and mileage. The European Union is lowering average limits on CO2, blamed by scientists for global warming, by 2021. The United States will require 54.5 miles per gallon average mileage by 2025. Electrics, which emit... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Automakers show off electric cars at Paris showfor fleet average emissions and mileage. The European Union is lowering average
Automakers show off electric cars at Paris show
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 hours ago
for fleet average emissions and mileage. The European Union is lowering average limits on CO2, blamed by scientists for global warming, by 2021. The United States will require 54.5 miles per gallon average mileage by 2025. Electrics, which emit... Read more
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PhysOrg
Wild grass species found unable to adapt rapidly enough to survive global warmingincreases expected in the places where they now exist up to the year 2070. Alar
Wild grass species found unable to adapt rapidly enough to survive global warming
PhysOrg / Posted 6 hours ago
increases expected in the places where they now exist up to the year 2070. Alarmingly, they found that on average, global warming is expected to occur approximately 5,000 times faster than the average wild grass community is able to adapt.... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Automakers show off electric cars at Paris showfor fleet average emissions and mileage. The European Union is lowering average
Automakers show off electric cars at Paris show
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 hours ago
for fleet average emissions and mileage. The European Union is lowering average limits on CO2, blamed by scientists for global warming, by 2021. The United States will require 54.5 miles per gallon average mileage by 2025. Electrics, which emit... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton ad shows statements Trump 'never said'says at the beginning of the nearly 2-minute video, titled "Never said that."
Clinton ad shows statements Trump 'never said'
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
says at the beginning of the nearly 2-minute video, titled "Never said that." The video brings up Trump's remarks about global warming, defaulting on U.S. debt, the Iraq War and nuclear war. The beginning of the video shows Clinton during the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India's most flood-prone state aided by new satellite mappingof urban planning in Bihar need a drastic review," said social worker Kumar Gau
India's most flood-prone state aided by new satellite mapping
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
of urban planning in Bihar need a drastic review," said social worker Kumar Gaurav. Planning "must now take into account global warming, intense and concentrated rainfall along with the construction boom that is responsible for high-rises on the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Deepwater Horizon' review: Mark Wahlberg, Peter Berg reteam for gripping oil rig tragedynot limited to, asteroids; Carla Gugino, Dwayne Johnson and Alexandra Daddario
'Deepwater Horizon' review: Mark Wahlberg, Peter Berg reteam for gripping oil rig tragedy
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
not limited to, asteroids; Carla Gugino, Dwayne Johnson and Alexandra Daddario outrunning an earthquake-created tsunami; global warming, or icing, on a Roland Emmerich "Day After Tomorrow" scale; and, from the genre's '70s heyday, the "all-star... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Pence breaks with Trump, says humans affect climate changeI think it's real." Trump interrupted with "I did not, I do not say that." But
Pence breaks with Trump, says humans affect climate change
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 hours ago
I think it's real." Trump interrupted with "I did not, I do not say that." But in 2012, Trump tweeted that the "concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive." He later claimed he... Read more
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York Daily Record
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitescleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as w
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
York Daily Record / Posted 9 hours ago
cleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as well: bad air that threatens health and fuels global warming. More toxic pollution from utility coal plants was sent into the air within 30 miles of Evansville than around... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC senator who champions fossil fuels happened to get their money for 20 yearsBarack Obama’s “war on coal” – an initiative aimed at slashing carbon emissions
NC senator who champions fossil fuels happened to get their money for 20 years
The News & Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
Barack Obama’s “war on coal” – an initiative aimed at slashing carbon emissions from the nation’s power plants to combat global warming. In votes over most of his nearly 22 years in Congress, Burr has stood by the companies that mine and burn... Read more
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Daily Star
'Leave Earth or face EXTINCTION' Stephen Hawking's grim warning to human racehe said the greatest threat to humanity is technological progress. The 72-year
'Leave Earth or face EXTINCTION' Stephen Hawking's grim warning to human race
Daily Star / Posted 10 hours ago
he said the greatest threat to humanity is technological progress. The 72-year-old also cited nuclear war, catastrophic global warming and genetically engineered viruses as other major threats. Speaking to the Radio Times ahead of the lecture,... Read more
10h
The Advocate
How to Make Sure LGBT Issues Come Up in the Next Debateson saying black people live in a nightmarish hellscape beyond all human compreh
How to Make Sure LGBT Issues Come Up in the Next Debates
The Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
on saying black people live in a nightmarish hellscape beyond all human comprehension, and Chinese conspiracies to cause global warming or something. It really wasn’t a very good debate for getting the issues across, and while Clinton was off... Read more
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iol.co.za
Abandon planet, save yourselfthe publisher Taschen. Professor Lovelock once feared humanity would end up st
Abandon planet, save yourself
iol.co.za / Posted 10 hours ago
the publisher Taschen. Professor Lovelock once feared humanity would end up struggling to survive in the Arctic Circle as global warming made much of the Earth uninhabitable by 2100, although he later said he felt he had been too... Read more
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The Age
As Norway's Arctic draws visitors, more polar bears get shotNorway's remote Arctic islands, where dangerous encounters with humans are gett
As Norway's Arctic draws visitors, more polar bears get shot
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
Norway's remote Arctic islands, where dangerous encounters with humans are getting more frequent as visitors increase and global warming melts the sea ice on which the creatures roam. Halfway between the northern tip of Europe and the North Pole,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Air industry in talks over carbon footprintthe aviation sector was exempted from the December 2015 Paris accord on reducin
Air industry in talks over carbon footprint
iafrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
the aviation sector was exempted from the December 2015 Paris accord on reducing greenhouse gas emissions linked to global warming, aviation officials are mindful of the need to curb the sector's growing CO2 emissions. Climate change topped... Read more
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Missoula Independent
It's all wordsinvasion of Iraq in 2003an exploitation of hindsight that Esquire debunked exte
It's all words
Missoula Independent / Posted 12 hours ago
invasion of Iraq in 2003an exploitation of hindsight that Esquire debunked extensively in 2004. He denied ever saying that global warming was a hoax invented by China to stunt U.S. manufacturing—something he tweeted on Nov. 6, 2012. Each of these... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
States prioritising emissions targets over energy security: PMcapacity to have a secure power supply?" Greens MP Adam Bandt said his party w
States prioritising emissions targets over energy security: PM
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
capacity to have a secure power supply?" Greens MP Adam Bandt said his party would move for an inquiry into the effects of global warming on infrastructure, particularly energy infrastructure. South Australian Senator Nick Xenophon also called for... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open LineTrump is smarter than the generals when it comes to ISIS. He is smarter than th
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
Trump is smarter than the generals when it comes to ISIS. He is smarter than the scientists when it comes to global warming. Even smarter than the IRS when it comes to paying taxes. And he doesn't lie. Vote smart, vote Donald. As I... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Global warming expected to damper leaf colors this fall Paige Colpo | Published 1 hour ago North Carolina scientists have begun to ex
Global warming expected to damper leaf colors this fall
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 14 hours ago
Paige Colpo | Published 1 hour ago North Carolina scientists have begun to express concerns over fall leaf color, with some warning the leaves will not be as vivid as in previous... Read more
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USA Today
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sitescleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as w
Toxic air pollution concentrated at small number of sites
USA Today / Posted 15 hours ago
cleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as well: bad air that threatens health and fuels global warming. More toxic pollution from utility coal plants was sent into the air within 30 miles of Evansville than around... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
DTE's Monroe power plant named as a leading 'super polluter'cleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as w
DTE's Monroe power plant named as a leading 'super polluter'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
cleaner energy sources are too high. Maintaining the status quo has costs as well: bad air that threatens health and fuels global warming. More toxic pollution from utility coal plants was sent into the air within 30 miles of Evansville than around... Read more
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The Age
South Australian storm a preview of climate change: Climate Councilenergy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power black
South Australian storm a preview of climate change: Climate Council
The Age / Posted 16 hours ago
energy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power blackout, the Climate Council was blaming global warming for the wild weather. The blame game has begun after South Australia's state wide blackout with the Premier... Read more
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News.com.au
Frydenberg defends focus on renewablesenergy spokesman Adam Bandt later accused the federal government of opportunist
Frydenberg defends focus on renewables
News.com.au / Posted 16 hours ago
energy spokesman Adam Bandt later accused the federal government of opportunistically using a storm "fuelled by global warming" to attack the answer to dangerous climate change. "For Malcolm Turnbull to use this as an opportunity to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Super funds under pressure to end executive fossil fuel-linked bonuseshypocrisy for funds to be saying they are helping to steer the economy in a dir
Super funds under pressure to end executive fossil fuel-linked bonuses
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 hours ago
hypocrisy for funds to be saying they are helping to steer the economy in a direction that's compatible with limiting global warming and the incentivise more fossil fuel exploration on behalf of their members," Mr Vincent told The World... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
As Norway's Arctic draws visitors, more polar bears get shotNorway's remote Arctic islands, where dangerous encounters with humans are gett
As Norway's Arctic draws visitors, more polar bears get shot
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
Norway's remote Arctic islands, where dangerous encounters with humans are getting more frequent as visitors increase and global warming melts the sea ice on which the creatures roam. Halfway between the northern tip of Europe and the North Pole,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Vote for Gary Johnson, elect Donald Trumpmarket and the private sector. As if it weren’t the private sector, in response
Vote for Gary Johnson, elect Donald Trump
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
market and the private sector. As if it weren’t the private sector, in response to the market’s incentives, which created global warming in the first place. Then there’s Johnson’s position on what government can do to make college more affordable... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Blackout triggers renewable energy questionsenergy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power black
Blackout triggers renewable energy questions
Sky News Australia / Posted 17 hours ago
energy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power blackout, the Climate Council was blaming global warming for the wild weather. It was a 'disturbing preview of what's likely to come if Australia fails to act on... Read more
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WA Today
South Australian storm a preview of climate change: Climate Councilenergy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power black
South Australian storm a preview of climate change: Climate Council
WA Today / Posted 19 hours ago
energy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power blackout, the Climate Council was blaming global warming for the wild weather. Victoria and western NSW are next in line for severe storms that will begin to lessen... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
South Australian storm a preview of climate change: Climate Councilenergy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power black
South Australian storm a preview of climate change: Climate Council
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
energy. Within hours of a massive storm that triggered a statewide power blackout, the Climate Council was blaming global warming for the wild weather. Professor Will Steffen from the Climate Council. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen It was a... Read more
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