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1 hr ago | Merced Sun-Star
The plant, whose size has not been determined, is part of $300 million the company is investing to increase production of HFO-1234yf, a new refrigerant for automobiles with a global-warming potential of less than 1. The company says the new product's global-warming potential is 99.9 percent lower than that of HFC-134a, the current refrigerant in ... (more)
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6 hrs ago | Mother Jones
Nelson Mandela, who died last week, is best known for his fight against South African apartheid.
GET your snorkel on quick, the Great Barrier Reef could be killed off by as soon as 2100 according to a new study.
Here is a remarkable fact about global warming: It might be twice as bad right now were it not for a treaty negotiated by a conservative U.S. president, for an entirely different purpose, based on motives no one has ever quite understood.
The chemical -- perfluorotributylamine -- is the most radiatively efficient chemical found to date, breaking all other chemical records for its potential to impact climate.
A new climate change study has uncovered a link between extreme weather patterns and melting ice caps in the Arctic.
Here's the easiest and least-costly way to reduce your pain at the fuel pump. Every day we collectively waste four million gallons of gasoline due to low tire pressure.
Have no doubt it - there's a concocted climate of confusion regarding what many alarmists would like to have you think most scientists agree about.
Ancient farming practices, such as raising fish in rice paddies in China or Aboriginal Australian fire controls, will get a new lease of life under plans to slow extinctions of animals and plants, experts said on Monday.
As the federal government continues to lobby for more access to Europe and the United States to sell Canada's oil and other natural resources, an internal analysis reveals that senior bureaucrats see few opportunities for growth in these markets.
If West Virginia political leaders want a multibillion-dollar natural gas "cracker" plant to be built in Wood County, they might have to swallow a bitter pill: state restrictions on the amount of greenhouse gases the facility could spew into the air.
The huge national effort could cost $82 billion. The leaks are a problem because methane, the primary component of natural gas, is explosive in high concentrations and is also a potent greenhouse gas that contributes to global warming.
When it comes to global warming nothing is simple - and that includes proposals to mitigate the effects of heat-trapping greenhouse gases with planetary scale geo-engineering schemes.
Endangered North Atlantic right whales may have a little better chance of avoiding deadly collisions with ships, as the National Marine Fisheries Service this week set a permanent speed limit for large ships.
How does a power cord charge a cell phone? Magic, silly! According to a Pew poll, many of my fellow Americans are completely in the dark about how their world works, including the fact that carbon dioxide is a chemical responsible for some global warming.
Does Canada's stance on climate change and our current economic development plan constitute moral negligence? It was several days before media reports and commentary on the havoc caused by typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines finally began to acknowledge a possible connection to anthropogenic climate change.