Stories Below come from our Media Partner 3BL Media - Click their logo or any of the stories for more information
News and Information
News and Information
November 3, 2014 Study: EU Can Cut Carbon by Nearly Half
Environmental Leader - According to Jennifer Morgan of the îWorld Resources Instituteî, Europe can be energy independent, and the Ecofys analysis shows that the EU can cut natural gas imports in half without raising...
November 3, 2014 How to stop global warming, in 7 stepsSource: Vox
Global warming is here, it's man-made, and it will cause serious problems in the years ahead. What's more, humanity has daillied so long that avoiding the worst impacts will now require extremely sharp emissions cuts — and...
November 3, 2014 U.N. Panel Issues Its Starkest Warning Yet On Global WarmingSource: NY Times
COPENHAGEN — The gathering risks of climate change are so profound that they could stall or even reverse generations of progress against poverty and hunger if greenhouse emissions continue at a runaway pace, according to a major...
November 3, 2014 Coal emission reduction technology still five years off, says CSIROSource: Guardian
CSIRO technology to clean up power stations cited by Greg Hunt as one of the two big things the world can do to immediately reduce greenhouse emissions is at least five years away and “still … relatively immature and unproven”,...
November 2, 2014 UN climate panel on final stretch of key report
Yahoo News - "Things are progressing," said Alden Meyer of the US-based îUnion of Concerned Scientistsî (UCS). "The report is going to tell a fairly clear story" about climate change and options for tackling it, he...
October 31, 2014 These Maps of California's Water Shortage Are TerrifyingSource: Mother Jones
Just how bad is California's water shortage? Really, really bad, according to these new maps, which represent groundwater withdrawals in California during the first three years of the state's ongoing and epochal drought:
October 31, 2014 38 federal agencies reveal their vulnerabilities to climate change — and what they’re doing about itSource: Washington Post
The Obama administration on Friday plans to publish a small library's worth of climate change documents, outlining 38 federal agencies' vulnerabilities to global warming and how they will address them -- as well as a separate and...
October 31, 2014 32 Countries Where Global Warming Could Make Violence WorseSource: Mother Jones
Now a new analysis, released Wednesday, is naming 32 countries in which conflict and civil unrest could be worsened by the changing climate. The findings are part of the seventh annual "Climate Change and Environmental Risk...
Local officials determined to make their economies bigger at any cost are ignoring Beijing’s push to cut hazardous air pollution, opting instead to expand heavy industries and cut clean energy from the grid, a Chinese...
With the Clean Power Plan out for comment, a lot utilities are scurrying to figure out their game plan — or just how they would work with their state utility regulators to reduce their carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030, from...
|HOME | ABOUT THE SITE | REGISTRATION INFORMATION | VOICES: FEATURED COMMENTATORS AND BLOGGERS | SPECIAL SECTIONS|