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Koch Industries Finances Climate Denier Factions

Koch Industries Finances Climate Denier Factions

March 30, 2010 by · 4 Comments 

The work to achieve a climate and energy bill in the United States is moving with considerably slower momentum this spring than it did at the same time last year. A number of factors contribute, not the least of which is the time and focus that the White House and Democrats in Congress devoted to […]

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Warmest On Record: Climate Action Hotline, Mar. 26

Warmest On Record: Climate Action Hotline, Mar. 26

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March 26, 2010 New Mexico Senator Tom Udall Now that passage of health care legislation proved that Congress is still capable of acting on big ideas, Washington this week was aflutter with action on the climate and energy bill. Good thing, too, since NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies posted findings early in the week […]

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Cold Weather Creatures: Climate Action Hotline, Mar. 18

Cold Weather Creatures: Climate Action Hotline, Mar. 18

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March 18, 2010 A UN study of population trends for Arctic wildlife released this week found some good and a bunch of bad in climate-related conditions for cold weather creatures. Bowhead whales, white-tailed eagles, and the Atlantic Puffin are gaining in numbers. The numbers of Atlantic cod, lemmings, the brown bear and the polar bear […]

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This Week’s Hot Reads

This Week’s Hot Reads

March 18, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

A UN study released this week found good and bad in climate-related conditions for Arctic creatures. Bowhead whales, white-tailed eagles, and the Atlantic Puffin are gaining in numbers. The numbers of Atlantic cod, lemmings, the brown bear and the polar bear in the western Hudson Bay are declining. Environmental Defense Fund’s “The Good Haul” study […]

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White House Powwow: Climate Action Hotline: March 11, 2010

White House Powwow: Climate Action Hotline: March 11, 2010

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Get Em When They’re Hot: New Climate Reports by ENE, TWS, NASA and WRI

Get Em When They’re Hot: New Climate Reports by ENE, TWS, NASA and WRI

March 11, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

Cap and Trade Receives Passing Grades.  After one full year in operation, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative scored strong in Environment Northeast’s evaluation of the design and implementation of the nation’s first mandatory GHG cap and trade system.  On 6 out of 10 criteria RGGI received an “A,” with the highest marks awarded for the […]

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Pricing Carbon: Climate Action Hotline, Mar. 4

Pricing Carbon: Climate Action Hotline, Mar. 4

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March 4, 2010 Senator John Kerry, the Massachusetts Democrat who is the climate action community’s stalwart champion in Washington, argues that how carbon is priced is the single most significant obstacle to passing a climate and energy bill this year in the Senate. With the help of two other lawmakers – Republican Lindsey Graham of […]

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