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Peat protection key for UK conservationists tackling climate change – Reuters

Pealands are Britain’s largest carbon sinks Peat at risk from drier, hotter weather and wildfires Conservation teams testing sustainable commercial crops PEAK DISTRICT, England, Oct 27 (Reuters) – For conservationist Christopher Dean, protecting the peatlands of northern England is as…

6 in 10 blame oil companies for climate change: poll | TheHill – The Hill

A poll released today found that 60 percent of Americans view oil and gas companies as “completely or mostly responsible” for global warming.  The poll from The Guardian, YouGov, Vice News and Covering Climate Now showed that most Americans want to see these companies…

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Understanding the Differences Between Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary Recycling

Did you know there are several types of recycling? It’s not surprising if you don’t. Most consumers don’t stop to think about what happens to the items they put in their curbside bin. You’ve done your part as soon as you send off the items for recycling. What happens at a recycling facility? It’s just as […]

Texas Governor Tells U.N. To ‘Pound Sand’ Over Green-Energy Diktat

The United Nations, awash in greenie ideology, has decided that now would be a good time to horn in on the state of Texas’s internal energy production. For its own good, of course: NEW YORK — The leader of the United Nations says Texas…

Solar And Wind Are Forcing Poverty On Africa

Africa can’t sacrifice its future prosperity for Western climate goals. The continent should balance its energy mix, not rush straight toward renewables—even though that will likely frustrate some of those gathering at next week’s global climate conference in Glasgow. My…

Yes, There Has Been Progress on Climate. No, It’s Not Nearly Enough. – The New York Times

As world leaders gather in Glasgow for aUnited Nations climate summit next week, the focus will be on one crucial number: How many degrees hotter will the Earth get? And how do we keep that number as small as possible?…

Key moments from decades of climate conferences – Reuters

Oct 25 (Reuters) – This year’s U.N. climate conference in Glasgow, Scotland, marks the 26th time since 1995 that world leaders have gathered to confront global warming. But the realization that industrial activity was causing climate change, and discussions about…

Reports: Health problems tied to global warming on the rise – Post Register

Health problems tied to climate change are all getting worse, according to two reports published Wednesday. The annual reports commissioned by the medical journal Lancet tracked 44 global health indicators connected to climate change, including heat deaths, infectious diseases and…

Oil Giant Knew Threat Of Global Warming In 1971 And Lied For Decades – IFLScience

Newly revealed internal documents, backed up with interviews, show the French oil company Total (recently renamed TotalEnergies) was aware of carbon dioxide’s effect on the climate back in 1971. Although the risks were discussed in remarkably accurate fashion in briefing papers, the…

Scientists challenged over calls for urgency in tackling global warming – Upstream Online

In the lead up to the United Nations’ COP26 climate talks, the UN and many governments and companies have called for swift action to tackle the global warming threat — but a speaker at a Beijing energy security event this…

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