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Climate Change

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Emotional Plea At COP19 Warsaw Climate Summit

Published on November 14th, 2013 | by No Artificial

A climate negotiator from Philippines made an emotional statement at the 2013 United Nations Climate Change Conference. Two years ago at Durban, South Africa, countries at COP-17 ended climate debate with a promise to adopt a ... Read More


Climate Change

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How To Help Typhoon Haiyan Victims

Published on November 9th, 2013 | by No Artificial

Super typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest storms ever, slammed into Philippines. Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda), a category-5 super typhoon, slammed into the central Philippines on Friday. With sustained winds of 315 kph (195 mph) ... Read More


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Greenhouse Gas Levels Hit A New Record

Published on November 8th, 2013 | by No Artificial

Atmospheric level of greenhouse gases blamed for global warming, reached a new record in 2012. The emission of CO2 (carbon dioxide) is now 141% of the pre-industrial level, the group reported. “The observations from WMO’s extensive ... Read More


Energy

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Do Americans Understand Energy Industry?

Published on October 17th, 2013 | by No Artificial

The latest results from the Energy Poll show a general lack of understanding the energy industry among the American public. “In some instances, ideology may influence attitudes, but there’s unquestionably a lack of understanding across a ... Read More


Energy

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World’s Largest Solar Thermal Power Plant

Published on September 28th, 2013 | by No Artificial

The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System is expected to produce twice the amount of commercial solar thermal energy generated in the United States. The Ivanpah project received a $1.6 billion loan guarantee from the U.S. Department ... Read More


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New Carbon Limits on the U.S. Power Plants

Published on September 20th, 2013 | by No Artificial

President Barack Obama proposes the first federal carbon limits on the nation’s power companies. The limits are opposed by House Republicans and the coal industry. To meet the restrictions, the existing coal plants would need to ... Read More


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