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Regreening The Earth Could Lower Carbon Levels As Much As Ending Use Of Fossil Fuels

Scientist have released a report detailing 20 natural steps that can be taken to lower carbon levels. Number one is planting more trees.

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Fossil Fuel Industry Has Cost USA $240 Billion A Year Over Last Decade Via Air Pollution & Extreme Weather, Study … – CleanTechnica


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Fossil Fuel Industry Has Cost USA $ 240 Billion A Year Over Last Decade Via Air Pollution & Extreme Weather, Study …
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The fossil fuel industry has cost the US around $ 240 billion a year over the last decade through the effects of extreme weather and air pollution, according to a new study from the non-profit Universal Ecological Fund. That's $ 240 billion per year

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First-Ever IEA & IRENA Report: Early Action Needed To Prevent $10 Trillion In Stranded Fossil Fuel Assets

Early action in transitioning to a low-carbon energy sector is critical not only for keeping global warming to under 2°C, but also for minimizing the risks of additional stranded fossil fuel assets, which could amount to as much as an additional $ 10 trillion in assets by

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Anti-Fracking Movement Alarmed at Trump’s Focus on Fossil Fuels

Drilling and horizontal fracking generate enormous quantities of waste fluid. The waste liquid contains dissolved chemicals and other pollutants that need to be treated for recycling, and methane emissions, which pollutes more than carbon dioxide …
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G20 Balks At Ending The “Dumbest Policy” Of All, Fossil Fuel Subsidies

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Originally published on RenewEconomy. The G20 meeting in China may have been notable for the decision by both China and the US – the two biggest carbon emitters on the planet – to ratify the Paris climate treaty, an initiative that will almost certainly see the deal come into force by 2017, three years earlier [&hellip

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‘Stop watering our food with fossil fuel chemicals!’ Californians pressure governor to abandon practice of spraying crops with fracking wastewater

(NaturalNews) California residents are gathering signatures for a petition calling for Governor Jerry Brown and the State Water Board to take action against the use of oilfield wastewater for food crop irrigation. Concerned citizens gathered Saturday at …
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Extreme Fossil Hunters Dig the Dirt in Antarctica – Discover Magazine (blog)


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Extreme Fossil Hunters Dig the Dirt in Antarctica
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A recent expedition to Antarctica has returned with a cache of fossils and data gathered over the course of almost two months of work on the frozen continent. Before you ask what they found, however, let's get to the real question: What were they even
Scientists Uncover Huge Trove of 71 million-year-old Fossils in AntarcticaNature World News
Dinosaur-era fossils unearthed in AntarcticaCBS News
An Expedition to Antarctica Uncovered a Treasure Trove of 71-Million-Year-Old FossilsGizmodo
Tech Times –Christian Science Monitor –Smithsonian
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Obama’s Controversial Offshore Drilling Proposal Rests On Research Funded By Fossil Fuel Industry

Sparking protests around the time of the sixth anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon spill, the drilling plan would give fossil fuel companies more access to an untapped offshore reserve that holds an estimated 90 billion barrels of oil and 327 trillion …
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Sweden Aspires To Become The World’s First Fossil Fuel–Free Nation

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The Swedish government is quite serious about its renewable energy goals, seeking to become the world’s first fossil fuel–free nation. The last week of September, the country announced that it is laying the groundwork and reinforcing progress at every turn. It will be spending an extra $ 546 million on renewable energy and climate change action, according to “The Budget [&hellip

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Burning All Of Earth’s Fossil Fuel Reserves At Once Would Melt Antarctica And … – Headlines & Global News


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Burning All Of Earth's Fossil Fuel Reserves At Once Would Melt Antarctica And
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"Our findings show that if we do not want to melt Antarctica, we can't keep taking fossil fuel carbon out of the ground and just dumping it into the atmosphere as CO2 like we've been doing," said Carnegie's Ken Caldeira. "Most previous studies of
Antarctica Would Thaw If All Fossil Fuels Are BurnedDiscovery News
Antarctica to melt without curbs on fossil fuelsLivemint
East Antarctica not 'sleeping giant'Radio New Zealand
Science Times –Cosmopolitan.com (blog) –Investorplace.com
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