By Anthony J. Sadar | 11/03/13 12:16 PM
About the worst thing that can happen to science is for politics to control it. And that seems to be happening in the field of climate science, with the political culprit being the U.N.’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. One enterprising journalist investigating this sad affair is...
By Zack Colman | 11/01/13 05:27 PM
The GOP is divided on global warming, as seven in 10 Tea Party Republicans believe there's no solid evidence of a warming planet compared with three in 10 non-Tea Partiers, according to a Pew Research poll released Friday. Overall, 46 percent of Republicans said there is no solid evidence of...
By Zack Colman | 11/01/13 11:11 AM
President Obama issued an executive order Friday that encourages state and local governments to strengthen their resilience to climate change and the extreme weather events associated with it.
By Bloomberg_News | 10/29/13 06:26 PM
Development banks such as the World Bank or the African Development Bank will need to meet more stringent criteria to obtain U.S. support for coal-fired power plants abroad under new guidelines released Tuesday. Only projects in very poor nations that have no economically feasible alternatives...
By Ron Arnold | 10/28/13 07:32 PM
Second of two parts. See Part One here. Another salvo was fired last week in the Great Colorado Fracking Netwar. It was a TV buy of anti-fracking attack ads by a phantom “engagement center” unknown to the Internal Revenue Service, led by a political flack and funded by an obscure...
By Zack Colman | 10/28/13 06:41 PM
A pair of lawmakers is pushing legislation that would handcuff forthcoming Environmental Protection Agency rules on greenhouse gas emissions from power plants. Rep. Ed Whitfield, R-Ky., and Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., say their bill would give electric utilities more flexibility in meeting the...
By James Jay Carafano | 10/28/13 09:54 AM
It’s the grand prize in a globalized world — owning the shortest trade route between Asia, Europe and North America.
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