Foul Fracking Fumes, Floating Solar Farms, and More!

@@ Why the US China Climate Deal Is Real – because their rapid development of fossil fuels, particularly coal, has put them on a collision course with some very, very, hard physical limits – like water.

OO China Plans More Closures Of Coal Mines Through 2016 – closing 2,000+ this year, and limiting itself to 10,000 by 2016.

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Fracking wells occur all over, such as near schools — or near you.
Credit: Brooke Anderson at fractracker.org

OO Fracking Fumes: Hazardous to Your Health – Emissions from oil-and-gas production threaten human health significantly. Immediate steps are needed to reduce exposure to the toxic pollution, says a new analysis of studies by by the Natural Resources Defense Council.

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Wikipedia

OO The Bread Threat:
Warming Will Reduce Wheat Production
, research shows.

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Wikipedia

OO Pope Francis to Issue Climate Edict

SOLAR KEEPS RISING

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OO How I Chose to Pair My Solar System With an Electric Car

OO Net-Zero Communities Using Solar Power
Expand In Florida

OO Japan to Build World’s Biggest Floating Solar Farm

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Check it out here, right now!

Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here. This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is this year!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.

 

For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week

 

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About melharte

Mel (Mary Ellen) Harte is a biologist (PhD) and climate change educator. She co-authored the free online book, COOL THE EARTH, SAVE THE ECONOMY, available at www.CoolTheEarth.US, and writes the CLIMATE CHANGE THIS WEEK column at the HuffingtonPost. Living summers in the alpine Rockies, she is on the frontlines of watching what climate change can do. Her diagnostic digital photographs of wildflowers have appeared in numerous publications.
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