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Trump Administration Admits Climate Change Is Worsening — and That It Does Not Care

In the latest Orwellian logic to erupt out of the Trump Administration, they have submitted a 500 page report produced by the National  Highway Safety Administration that acknowledges a 7 degree Fahrenheit increase in average global temperature by 2100,  assuming that … Continue reading

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Good Clean News: US Cuts Emissions, Cheap Danish Wind Power, and more!

GOOD CLEAN NEWS OO Ontario to Become Energy Lab with 34MW of Clean Energy Storageusing batteries, flywheels, hydrogen and thermal energy storage in mandated mix. OO California And Mexico Sign Climate Pact During Governor Brown’s Visit OO US Govt Cut … Continue reading

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Solar Power Keeps Surfing: Mapping the Solar Spread, and More!

SOLAR KEEPS SURFING Photo by Pete Cabrinha The US solar installation industry continues to condense, with the top 10 installers comprising half of the US Residential PV market in early 2014. More signs are emerging that cleantech is booming, and the Energy Information Administration … Continue reading

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Acting on Climate Change: Economic Benefits, a New Bipartisan Bill, and More!

WHAT WORKS OO World Bank: Tackling Climate Change Would Grow Global EconomyBank’s president, Jim Yong Kim, says findings put to rest claims that the world could not afford to act on climate change. OO World Bank: Fighting Climate Change Would Boost Global … Continue reading

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Texas Breaks Wind, Efficiency Winners, and More!

GOOD CLEAN NEWS OO Texas Breaks Wind Power Production Record OO New Wind Turbine Pays Back Its Energy Costs in Just 6 Months OO Eastern States Using New Microgrids To Weather Severe Storms OO US Energy Efficiency Winners Save Millions, Cut Emissions and are being … Continue reading

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Patriots Win the NY Fracking War! NY Court: Towns Can Ban Fracking, Drilling

Patriots Win the NY Fracking War! NY Court: Towns Can Ban Fracking, Drilling reports Katie Valentine at Climate Progress. Big oil drilling companies sued two resisting towns, but the court ruled that anti-fracking town regulations trump state mining laws. Helen Slottje, of the Community Environmental … Continue reading

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What Worsens Climate Change: Gas Leaks, Underestimating Pollution, and More!

Fossil Fuel Follies: Source: Responding to Climate Change OO Costs, Risks of Carbon Pollution Much Worse Than Thought says a new analysis from the London School of Economics. OO Coal’s Share Of Global Energy Is Growing even as it wanes in the US; not … Continue reading

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