Climate Change on the Nuclear Subcontinent

Huffington Post: In a recent blog post, Secretary of State John Kerry described climate change as a “gathering storm,” already affecting millions around the world [...]

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United Kingdom: Dredging can make flooding worse, say activists

Independent: Dredging is “pointless” and largely ineffective, according to a coalition of environmental groups who are calling on the Government to scale down its preferred [...]

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Regulations Could Douse North Dakota Gas Flares

Climate Central: Burning crude oil as gasoline in vehicles is already one of the world’s biggest sources of carbon dioxide emissions, and one of the [...]

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Climate talks told to ease rifts as heat busts record

Agence France-Presse: Fresh UN climate talks opened in Bonn on Monday with a plea for nations to overcome rifts as scientists reported record global temperatures [...]

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Why Are The Great Lakes On The Rise?

National Public Radio: Host Audie Cornish talks with Drew Gronewold, a hydrologist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, about why water levels in lakes [...]

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Enbridge oil pipeline project delayed by spill concerns

Waterdown Daily Times: Citing water-safety concerns, the Canada National Energy Board denied the application for an oil pipeline project proposed by Enbridge Pipelines of Calgary [...]

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Electricity Access Has Small Effect on Emissions in India, Study Says

Yale Environment 360: Expanding electricity to the homes of 650 million people in India over the past 30 years had minimal direct impact on the [...]

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Pace of deforestation in Amazon continues to increase

Blue and Green: Satellite data from NGO Imazon suggests that the rate of deforestation in the Amazon increased by 290% in September when compared to [...]

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Mountaintop Removal Linked to Cancer

EcoWatch: We know what a mess mountaintop removal makes when the tops of mountains are literally blown off to access the coal inside them. Forests [...]

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Public Forests Sacrificed to the Biomass Industry

EcoWatch: If we’re to believe the biomass energy industry, the U.S. Forest Service and a chorus of politicians from both sides of the aisle, we [...]

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