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Survey: Californians believe climate is changing

Published: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 9:45pm
Category: 
Energy

More than eight in 10 Californians believe that climate change is happening, according to a recent survey prepared by Stanford University.

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Stanford University State-Level Climate Polling Data

Published: 
Wed, 11/20/2013 - 9:50pm
Category: 
Energy

On November 13, 2013, Stanford University Professor Jon Krosnick released new state level data on Americans’ views on climate change. 

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Large Companies Prepared to Pay Price on Carbon

Published: 
Thu, 12/05/2013 - 9:43pm
Category: 
Energy

More than two dozen of the nation’s biggest corporations, including the five major oil companies, are planning their future growth on the expectation that the government will force them to pay a price for carbon pollution as a way to control global warming.

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Climate Change's Biggest Threats Are Those We Aren't Ready For: Report

Published: 
Wed, 12/04/2013 - 8:13am

Climatic changes -- and the results of those changes -- could occur within decades or even sooner, and they are becoming a greater concern for scientists, according to a new paper from the National Academy of Sciences.

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Kiribati faces its future, and a rising ocean

Published: 
Sun, 12/01/2013 - 10:46pm

Recently, a curious case appeared before New Zealand's High Court. The plaintiff, Ioane Teitiota, a resident of the island-nation of Kiribati, was seeking refugee status in New Zealand.