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Climate Roadmap Proposal for UN Deal by 2015 Proposed by EU Climate Diplomat

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A climate roadmap has been proposed by the European Union’s top climate diplomat on Nov 5, 2011 for the European Union which could lead to a comprehensive deal by the year 2015 has been well received. Currently, negotiations being conducted under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) have had little success ever since …

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Climate Change Denial Curriculum Moving into Public School Science Classrooms

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Climate change denial curriculum is moving into public school science classrooms according to the LA Times, and a new flash point has emerged in American science education that surmounts the battle over evolution, as scientists and educators are reporting growing resistance to the study of man-made climate change in middle and high school classrooms. Scientific …

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Renewable Energy Policy Important to Future of Planet

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Renewable energy policy (RE) – (REP) is important to the future of the planet, and for all the inhabitants, including mankind. With the current Middle East tensions creating another surge in oil price speculation, the prices of gas and other oil related products also rise, including food. In fact, according to CNN, Wall Street greed …

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2010 Climate Bill

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The 2010 Climate Bill appears to be dead according to a dozen of our senators out of 16 surveyed. With the economy still a mess and jobs scarce, lawmakers see little chance of passing legislation which might hinder economic recovery and growth. The amount of people whom believe climate change and global warming are a …

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Rally to Restore Sanity Attendance Figures

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The rally to restore sanity attendance figures are estimated to be will over 200,000 people. The most conservative estimate was 215,000 by CBS News, which was a crowd estimate commissioned by CBS News itself. The company AirPhotosLive.com was commissioned to do the estimate, and they base attendance figures on aerial photographs it took from over …

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Ethanol Ethics

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Ethanol ethics, quite frankly, I never saw the point of ethanol. It does, however, reduce greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 20 percent. It also reduces gas mileage, by as much as 33 percent (E10), and it also costs as much as .74 btu of fossil fuel for every 1 btu of energy, so …

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A Sense of Urgency is Needed if Greenhouse Gases are to Peak in Time

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A Sense of Urgency is Needed if Greenhouse Gases are to Peak in Time, According to New UNEP Report. According to an article from the UNEP dated February 23, 2010 “Countries will have to be far more ambitious in cutting these emissions if the world is to effectively curb the rise in global temperature by …

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Deregulation Definition – Deregulation History and it’s Status Today

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What is deregulation, and is it good for everyone or just business and the economy? It is also a hot topic for most government officials as well as big businesses. Like most government policies, you can’t please everyone all the time. Republicans are the first to complain about regulations in the name of ‘less government’, …

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Save Americorps From Tea Party Terrorists

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First, they went nuclear on PBS and NPR. Now, they have voted to totally shut down AmeriCorps — the groundbreaking national service program that has transformed the lives of millions of Americans. In the dead of night on Saturday, a Tea Party-driven group of House members voted to kill AmeriCorps, completely eliminating all funding. With …

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Texas Heat Wave & Drought Linked to Rapid Global Warming by NASA’s James Hansen

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The Texas heat wave and drought linked to rapid global climate change according to NASA’s James Hansen. The Texas heat wave and Texas drought that occurred over three months last summer where the temperatures in Texas rose higher than at any time in recorded history, and the state is still in the midst of the …

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