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2 hrs ago | Mashable

Global Warming Had Key Role in California Drought, Eastern Cold: Study

A new study has found that manmade global warming likely intensified an unusual weather pattern that led to both the California drought and the cold and snowy winter in the eastern U.S. The study , accepted for publication in the journal Geophysical Research Letters , is the first peer reviewed research to examine the reasons behind a strong and ... (more)


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Boulder, CO

3 hrs ago | The Aiken Standard

Letter: Global warming threat overstated

A three sentence summary of the title, editorial and inserted picture from March 21 as seen by me.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Recreational Vehicle, Alaskan, Aiken, SC

7 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

High Tech Tackles Global Warming

Human-caused climate change may already be out of control, as suggested in recent reports by the IPCC , confirming that a "tipping point" may already have arrived with warming of the Arctic and with excessive levels of CO2 causing acidification in the ocean, thereby threatening the existence of both human and marine life.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

10 hrs ago | The News Tribune

On climate, business as usual isn't good enough

WASHINGTON The world's predicament on climate change reminds me of an old saying: "The hurrier I go, the behinder I get."


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Michael Jackson, Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Ports on front line of new energy, global warming rules

The future of U.S. seaports is written in the nation's energy policy, which means all of them -- including Port Manatee -- must look for more efficient fuels and cut emissions.


Related Topix: Bradenton, FL, Energy, Florida Power and Light, FPL Group, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy)

Lakeland Times

Whatever caused global warming, writer says 'to stop using' is the solution

First I would like to state two things. "We should not be burning fossil fuels at the quantities we are" and "global warming is very real."


Business Wire

Bharat Light & Power Selects OSIsoft PI System to Support Renewable Energy Growth in India

One of India's leading renewable energy producers, BLP is using the PI System to manage 200MW of wind power project, with plans to introduce a new service offering aimed at improving the performance of wind power projects developed by other companies, as well.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Wind Power

Old-school coal is making a comeback

For years coal has been losing market share as the American fracking boom created a flood of cheap and abundant natural gas.


Eugene Weekly

Awaken the Dreamer

There are signs everywhere that the modern dream of hyper-individualism, unlimited growth and consumption, is coming to an end.


Related Topix: Activism

Project Syndicate

Global Warming's Upside-Down Narrative

When politicians around the world tell the story of global warming, they cast it as humanity's greatest challenge.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Detroit News

Many 'green' cars carry greenhouse gas

Such electric cars as the Chevy Volt, above, use HFC 134a, which in the atmosphere traps 1,400 times more heat than carbon dioxide.


Related Topix: Activism, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Denver Post

State attorneys general take up fossil fuels boom as IPCC and feds lean green

Days after the U.N.-backed climate change panel of scientists urged a radical shift toward wind and solar energy to slow accelerating greenhouse-gas pollution, U.S. state attorneys general on Wednesday focused on ramped-up production of fossil fuels.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


Anything's Possible: U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fell 10 Percent Since 2005

Here's some good news on the climate change front: Greenhouse gas emissions in the United States fell nearly 10 percent from 2005 to 2012 and dropped 3.4 percent in 2012 alone , according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's 19th annual emissions tally .


Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Science Daily

Warm U.S. West, cold East: 4,000-year pattern; Global warming may...

Last winter's curvy jet stream pattern brought mild temperatures to western North America and harsh cold to the East.


Related Topix: Weather, University of Utah

International Business Times

Attention Climate Change Skeptics: Man-made Emissions Cause Global Warming

A new scientific study has cited 99.9 percent of the effects of climate change are a result of human activity.


Related Topix: Activism


Earth Daze

"The heavens reek, the waters below are foul ... we are in a crisis of survival."


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Opinion

Science Daily

Deforestation could intensify climate change in Congo Basin by half

By 2050, deforestation could cause temperatures in the Congo Basin to increase by 0.7 C. The increase would intensify warming caused by greenhouse gases by half, according to a study by researchers at the University of Leuven, Belgium.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, World News, Belgium

Somerset County Gazette

Tidal Power summit in West Somerset

The conference comes at a time when a tidal power lagoon is being considered in Swansea Bay to exploit the natural power potential of the Bristol Channel.


Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Tidal Power, Somerset County, England, United Kingdom

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Earth Times

Carbon destroys ocean life as well as our climate

Climate change and pollution are hand in hand, but we often forget the increasing warnings we have about how our emissions are acidifying the waters around us.

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Science Daily

European climate at the 2 degrees Celsius global warming threshold

A global warming of 2 degrees Celsius relative to pre-industrial climate has been considered as a threshold which society should endeavor to remain below, in order to limit the dangerous effects of anthropogenic climate change.


Related Topix: Weather