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  • Rising Carbon Dioxide Is Making The World’s Plants More Water-Wise

    • Date: 29/07/17
    • Pep Canadell et al. The Conversation
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    Land plants are absorbing 17% more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere now than 30 years ago, our research published today shows. Equally extraordinarily, our study also shows that the vegetation is hardly using any extra water to do it, suggesting that global change is causing the world’s plants to grow in a more water-efficient way. Water is […]

  • In The Fight Between Rick Perry And Climate Scientists — He’s Winning

    • Date: 29/07/17
    • Ross McKitrick, The Hill
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    Policy makers and the public need to understand the extent to which major scientific institutions like the American Meteorological Society have become biased and politicized on the climate issue. Convincing them of this becomes much easier when the organizations themselves supply the evidence. This happened recently in response to a CNBC interview with Energy Secretary Rick Perry. […]

  • Impotent & Divided: Europe’s Green Utopians Pay the Price For Energy Policy Fiasco

    • Date: 28/07/17
    • Stratfor
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    Green and impotent EU uneasy and divided about Russian-German pipeline & U.S. sanctions on Russia Gazprom CEO Alexei Miller visits the Chelyabinsk pipe-rolling plant where components of the highly controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline are being made (source: dpa) Once again, energy ties with Russia have become a source of controversy in the European Union.On July […]

  • After Paris: Next Steps for the Trump Administration’s International Climate Agenda

    • Date: 28/07/17
    • Nicolas Loris, Heritage Foundation
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    President Trump announced his intentions to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Agreement. On multiple occasions since the announcement, he has mentioned renegotiating the agreement. No amount of negotiating will change the fact that international climate accords are costly non-solutions that commit both the developed and developing world to lower standards of living. If the […]

  • Green Misanthropes Urge Kate Middleton & Prince William Not To Have More Kids

    • Date: 28/07/17
    • Daily Express
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    Prince William and Kate have been urged not to have a third child in an open letter calling for them to “lead by example” and stop at two children. Citing environmental reasons like climate change, the open letter urges Prince William and Kate to “consider forgoing having a third child… in favour of modelling a smaller, […]

  • Michael Crichton: Why Politicized Science is Dangerous

    • Date: 28/07/17
    • Michael Crichton, State of Fear -- published 2004
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    Imagine that there is a new scientific theory that warns of an impending crisis, and points to a way out. This theory quickly draws support from leading scientists, politicians and celebrities around the world. Research is funded by distinguished philanthropies, and carried out at prestigious universities. The crisis is reported frequently in the media. The […]

  • Britain’s First Commercial Shale Well Set To Be Drilled

    • Date: 28/07/17
    • Financial Times
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    The first commercial fracking well in the UK is set to be drilled within weeks in spite of strong opposition from protesters at the site near Blackpool. Lorries brought a drilling rig to the Lancashire site of shale gas explorer Cuadrilla during the early hours of Thursday under police escort, before anti-fracking activists could block […]

  • U.S. Coal Exports Soar, In Boost To Trump Energy Agenda, Data Shows

    • Date: 28/07/17
    • Reuters
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    WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. coal exports have jumped more than 60 percent this year due to soaring demand from Europe and Asia, according to a Reuters review of government data, allowing President Donald Trump’s administration to claim that efforts to revive the battered industry are working. The increased shipments came as the European Union and […]

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