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A Pep Talk on Energy Innovation - "What Were They Thinking?"

Published: 
Thu, 02/28/2013 - 10:40am
Category: 
Energy

In what might prove to be his last public appearance as energy secretary, Steven Chu delivered a pep talk of sorts on Wednesday to hundreds of entrepreneurs, researchers and others at the ARPA-E conference on energy innovation in suburban Maryland.

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Our Carbon, Our Climate, Our Cash

Published: 
Mon, 03/25/2013 - 11:14pm
Category: 
Energy

We all buy stuff that generates carbon dioxide emissions and threatens the stability of our climate. 

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Mikhail Gorbachev Admits Environmental Frustrations With International Policy

Published: 
Thu, 04/18/2013 - 11:20pm
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Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev painted a dim picture of the world's environmental progress on Thursday, two decades after he and a former Swiss lawmaker founded Green Cross International.

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Keeling Curve Website Wants You To Know When CO2 Levels Hit 400 Parts Per Million

Published: 
Thu, 04/25/2013 - 11:07pm
Category: 
Energy

On Monday, Hawaii’s Mauna Loa Observatory measured CO2 levels in the air of 398.36 parts per million (ppm).

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Climate change may bring drought to temperate areas, study says

Published: 
Sun, 05/05/2013 - 9:29pm
Category: 
Energy

Climate change may increase the risk of extreme rainfall in the tropics and drought in the world's temperate zones, according to a new study led by NASA.