US Crude Oil Exports Headed to South Korea

The Ban on Crude Exports
One of the 2014 predictions that I made back in January was “The crude oil export ban will not be lifted [...]

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Climate detectives reveal handprint of human caused climate change in Australia

ScienceDaily: Australia’s hottest year on record in 2013 along with the accompanying droughts, heat waves and record-breaking seasons of that year was virtually impossible without [...]

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US carbon emissions from energy use increase

RTCC: US carbon dioxide emissions from energy consumption rose 3% in the first six months of 2014 compared to the same period last year.
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IEA: Solar could be largest power source by 2050

RTCC: By 2050 the sun could become the world’s largest source of electricity, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).
It has released two reports which [...]

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Oil majors target King Coal in fight climate high ground

RTCC: Coal chief executives were thin on the ground in New York last week, perhaps fearing an onslaught from green groups at the UN’s one-day [...]

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World’s wildlife declined by 50% in 40 years

Blue and Green: The number of wild animals living on the planet has halved over the past four decades because of unsustainable consumption and reckless [...]

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China Sets Coal Consumption Standards For Power Plants

Clean Technica: China is taking serious initiatives to reduce dependence on coal as it looks ready to unleash unprecedented measures to reduce its greenhouse gas [...]

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Was Climate Week successful?

Christian Science Monitor: TUESDAY’S UN CLIMATE SUMMIT might most be remembered for what didn’t happen and who never showed up. The leaders of two carbon [...]

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Road to zero-deforestation: Lessons from Brazil

GreenBiz.com: What do companies, governments, civil society organizations and indigenous peoples have in common? Despite their differences, they share a common interest in reducing deforestation, [...]

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Australia’s 2013 heatwave due to climate change, researchers conclude

Sydney Morning Herald: Record temperatures in Australia in 2013 were almost certainly caused by man-made climate change, five separate studies have found.
Researchers from the University [...]

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