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Michael D. Lemonick: December 1 2011
The next 500 years of sea level rise
Scientists didn't pick 2100 because they think
that's when sea-level rise will stop - sea level will
continue to rise for
hundreds of years no matter what emissions path we
Alan Burns: November 12 2011
Why Keystone XL pipeline failed approval and future prospects now for tar sands oil.
the Keystone XL pipeline decision delayed until after the 2012
election, a review of why approval by the State Department failed, and
the alternatives ahead for Alberta's tar sands oil development.
Dr. James Hansen: September 1 2010
Am I an activist for caring about my grandchildren's future?
How had I been sucked into being an "activist"? Weren't there other ways to do that in a democracy?
Tara Steinmetz: July 21 2010
Nuclear energy is not a viable alternative to oil dependency.
If we want to get serious about
finding alternatives to oil dependence and to solve global warming, we
have to stop wasting time and money on nuclear energy.
J. Wayne Leonard - Chairman
and CEO of Entergy : October 21 2009
Energy CEO speaks out on Climate change threat to America
about our children. It’s
about our children’s children. We’re cheating them out of their future,
and we’re doing it with our eyes wide open. And that’s exactly how
history will judge us if we don’t pass comprehensive climate and energy
Elizabeth Rosenthal: October 1 2009
Europe greener than the US?
average American produces three times the amount of CO2 emissions as a
person in France. A US journalist now living in Europe explains how she
learned to love her clothesline and sweating in summer
Paul Hawken: July 29, 2009
Speaking to today's young graduates - your environment - your future.
asked if I am pessimistic or optimistic about the future, my answer is
the same: If you look at the science about what is happening on earth
aren’t pessimistic, you don’t understand the data. But if you meet the
who are working to restore this earth
and the lives of the poor, and
optimistic, you haven’t got a pulse.
Alan Burns: March 14, 2009
What rising sea-levels mean
to the PBS program “NOW” a top UN official
predicts that by the middle of this century, the world should expect
million people per year to be displaced by increasingly severe storms and
caused by climate change.
Mark Lynas: February 10, 2009
Climate Change Clock is Ticking
is a global issue. A tonne of CO2 is a
tonne of CO2, wherever it
is emitted. How you do the
counting is more a matter of politics than mathematics. All
we can say with
near-certainty is that the warmer it gets, the further into dangerous
Burns/Becky Burns: December 2008|
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