greenhouse gas emissions

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Why Natural Gas Could Be the Bridge Fuel to Nowhere

Published: 
Wed, 09/07/2016 (All day)

For decades, coal-fired power dominated the U.S. energy supply—and was a leading source of greenhouse gas emissions.

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Obama recalls college-years jog in smoggy L.A. as he lays out new climate-change plan

Published: 
Mon, 08/03/2015 (All day)

President Obama declared his new carbon plan “the single most important step” the country can take to fight global climate change as he tried Monday to anticipate and rebut arguments from critics about harm his vision could do to American business.

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L.A. councilman to propose measure to slash greenhouse gas emissions

Published: 
Mon, 06/30/2014 - 2:46pm
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Energy

A Los Angeles city councilman wants the city to set a new "life and death" goal for slashing greenhouse gas emissions, warning of dire consequences if government and business leaders drag their feet.

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Bipartisan Report Tallies High Toll on Economy From Global Warming

Published: 
Wed, 06/25/2014 - 3:57pm
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More than a million homes and businesses along the nation’s coasts could flood repeatedly before ultimately being destroyed. 

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U.S. greenhouse gas emissions dropped 3.4% in 2012

Published: 
Mon, 04/21/2014 - 10:46am
Category: 
Energy

Greenhouse gas emissions in the United States dropped by 3.4% in 2012, federal environmental regulators reported Tuesday.