Extreme weather has already cost the US $350 billion — and climate change is going to add to the bill – The Verge

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Oct 252017
 

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Extreme weather has already cost the US $ 350 billion — and climate change is going to add to the bill
The Verge
Extreme weather events like hurricanes and wildfires have already cost the US more than $ 350 billion over the last decade, and climate change is only going to make things worse, according to a new government report released today. The study by the …
Extreme Weather, Climate Change Costing Taxpayers Billions …NBCNews.com
Extreme Weather Has Cost US Taxpayers $ 350 BillionDaily Beast
Severe weather has cost the US government $ 350 billion since 2007 — and climate change could make it much worseBusiness Insider
The Weather Channel –Los Angeles Times –MIT Technology Review –New York Times
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China Continues Massive Solar Installations With 10.52 GW In July, Already Exceeds 2020 Target

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Aug 222017
 

China has had a fantastically impressive year so far in terms of solar installations, and it doesn’t look like it is planning on stopping anytime soon, as the country managed to install 10.52 GW worth of new solar capacity in July alone.

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Tesla Already Won (… Sort Of)

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Jun 112017
 

I’ve had this article in mind for many months, set the draft up on March 17, and had it on my schedule to finally write on Saturday. Then, on Friday evening, Elon Musk basically made my point in a couple of tweets and “stole my thunder.” Alas — it’s actually his thunder anyway, and my words are just echoes

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Wind & Solar Are Already Cheaper Than Coal & Gas, So Let’s Get On With It

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May 282017
 

New wind and solar energy generation is already cheaper – on average – than the cost of existing coal or gas power on Australia’s National Electricity Market.

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As Feared, The Dakota Access Pipeline Has Already Leaked Oil

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May 132017
 

“We treated this as we would treat any other 84-gallon oil spill.” The leak occurred at a rural pump station in the northeast of the state as crews worked to get the four-state pipeline fully operational, Walsh said. The oil was contained on site by a …
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Water Protectors Were Right: DAPL Already Leaking as ND Pipelines Spill Oil Every 12 Hours

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May 112017
 

In just four days, North Dakota’s sweet, light crude from the Bakken Shale region will begin flowing through the sharply contentious Dakota Access Pipeline — the Black Snake, to Indigenous Americans of the Standing Rock Sioux and Cheyenne River Sioux …
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Scott Pruitt Already Planning Rollback Of EPA Authority, But Gets Graded Down By Environmental Academics

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Feb 272017
 

The US Environmental Protection Agency’s new administrator, Scott Pruitt, has already signaled plans to roll back several Obama-era policies and planned to provide businesses with “regulatory certainty” — but at the same time, his first speech has been graded a D+ or C- by environmental academics

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OPEC News Leaks Already Moving Markets, Prices Spike

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Dec 042016
 

The 14-nation oil exporting cartel’s members have been known at past meetings to leak information, speak to the media on the record (and off) and offer other disclosures – many that often conflict with each other. Also, sources, often unnamed …
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Climate Change Is Already Driving Extreme Weather, U.N. Agency Says – Huffington Post

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Nov 092016
 

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Climate Change Is Already Driving Extreme Weather, U.N. Agency Says
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MARRAKECH, Morocco ― The five years from 2011 through 2015 were the warmest on record, a trend that's increasing the prevalence of extreme weather, including flooding and drought, a new report from the World Meteorological Organization has found.
Extreme weather warnings at UN climate meetingYahoo News
Climate change making extreme weather events worse: UNPhys.Org
Heat, extreme weather on riseLeader-Telegram
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The Point of No Return: Climate Change Nightmares Are Already Here – RollingStone.com

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Jul 092016
 

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The Point of No Return: Climate Change Nightmares Are Already Here
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Scientists like Hansen only expect extreme weather to get worse in the years to come, though Mann said it was still "unclear" whether recent severe winters on the East Coast are connected to the phenomenon. And yet, these aren't even the most

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