Monthly Archives: July 2015

Dwindling water supplies push Alberta developers toward sustainability

Globe and Mail: “Water is not necessarily a renewable resource any more,” Ms. Oxtoby said. The City of Calgary has a population of 1.2 million people, […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Leak Shows US Spying on Japan Over Climate Change — and Cherries

Vice: WikiLeaks has released documents that appear to show US spying on Japanese officials — the second such revelation showing surveillance of an American ally […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Halfway to Hell: Global Temperatures Hit Critical Point, Warn Scientists

EcoWatch: As 2015 shapes up to be the hottest year on record, scientists warn the world could be halfway towards surpassing countries’ self-set red line […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Severe Droughts Affect Forests And CO2 Storage for Years, Study Shows

Yale Environment 360: Severe drought can affect a forest’s growth for up to four years, a period during which it is less effective at removing […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Solarizing Greece Is a Way Out of Its Financial Crisis

EcoWatch: Greece is facing a depression on a scale arguably comparable to the U.S. Great Depression of the late 1920s. Huge unemployment rates and a […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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40 Hour Standoff Ends Call Obama to Cancel Shell Arctic Drilling Plans

EcoWatch: After a 40-hour blockade stopping Shell’s Fennica icebreaker from leaving port, 26 Greenpeace USA activists have come down from the St John’s Bridge in […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Poll pushes Hillary to embrace a strong energy stand

Grist: According to a new poll, Hillary Clinton has little to lose with swing state voters, and much to gain, by telling America that she’s […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Shell Icebreaker Eludes Protesters, Leaves Portland

Environment News Service: Greenpeace activists who rappelled from the St. John’s Bridge in Portland and hung there overnight, today blocked Shell Oil`s Arctic drilling support […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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This Map Shows What San Francisco Look Like After Sea Levels Rise

Mother Jones: Developers in the booming San Francisco Bay Area are busy planning everything from much-needed new housing to sports stadiums and gleaming tech campuses. […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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Poll: Californians are more worried about climate change because drought

Grist: A new poll shows Californians are increasingly freaked out about climate change. The poll also shows that Californians think the state`s historic drought is […] Read the original post by miscellaneous

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