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European heat wave breaks with severe weather, flooding that will last into the weekend – AccuWeather.com

European heat wave breaks with severe weather, flooding that will last into the weekend  AccuWeather.com

The deadly European heat wave will continue to wind down into the weekend, with the heat yielding to cooler weather.

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Heat, storms to make Friday most extreme weather day of summer – Bring Me The News

Heat, storms to make Friday most extreme weather day of summer  Bring Me The News

UPDATE: Click here to find our story looking in more depth at this afternoon/evening’s severe storm potential, which has increased in the past hour. Friday will be …

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Exclusive: Angela Merkel Put Heat On Automakers To Electrify Faster

There has been a little bit of a positive surprise in the past two weeks in Europe. The European Parliament voted a couple of weeks ago to support a 40% reduction in CO2 emissions from transport by 2030, a notably more aggressive transportation emissions cut than the 35% reduction target the European Commission had proposed. That led to a compromise decision to make the target 35%. Exclusive intel I’ve collected from the inner circles of this world is that this was the first time when such a vote came up that German Chancellor Angela Merkel didn’t

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Network Of Tesla Powerwall Batteries Saves Green Mountain Power $500,000 During Heat Wave

Green Mountain Power in Vermont says its virtual power plant system that involves up to 2,000 Tesla Powerwall residential batteries, saved it $ 500,000 during a recent heat wave.

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Extreme weather hits US: Heat wave in southwest, flooding in northeast (photos) – Syracuse.com


Syracuse.com

Extreme weather hits US: Heat wave in southwest, flooding in northeast (photos)
Syracuse.com
Many parts of the United States have been hit by extreme weather in recent days. Heavy rain and flash flooding forced Hersheypark and ZooAmerica in Pennsylvania to close on Monday. The Associated Press reports the amusement park reopened Tuesday, …
Global warming risk: Rising temperatures from climate change linked to rise in suicidesUSA TODAY
At least 10 million at risk as relentless rain will bring 'dangerous, life-threatening' floods to East CoastUSA TODAY
Hersheypark and ZooAmerica closed due to flooding – York Daily RecordYork Daily Record/Sunday News

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Extreme weather series: Heat and drought – WHSV


WHSV

Extreme weather series: Heat and drought
WHSV
Highs remained above 90 from July 16 through August 2nd, an 18-day extreme heatwave. The longest on record for Harrisonburg. Heat can be just one example of extreme weather, but in 1930 the Valley experienced a devastating and historic drought.

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Volcano climate SHOCK: Heat source under Antarctica could be melting giant ice caps – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

Volcano climate SHOCK: Heat source under Antarctica could be melting giant ice caps
Express.co.uk
A team of international scientists has discovered a source of intense volcanic heat beneath Antarctica's fastest-melting ice sheet. Professor Karen Heywood from the University of East Anglia, who took part in a 2014 expedition to the icy continent
UEA scientists in Antarctica volcanic heat discoveryNorfolk Eastern Daily Press
The West Antarctic Ice Sheet is in trouble – but the ground beneath it may buy some timeSource
Active Volcanic Source Discovered Under Antarctic GlacierIFLScience
EurekAlert (press release)
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Humane Rescue Alliance issues ‘extreme weather pet advisory’ ahead of heat wave – WTOP


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Humane Rescue Alliance issues 'extreme weather pet advisory' ahead of heat wave
WTOP
WASHINGTON — The official start to summer is still a week away, but a heat wave will be bringing extreme temperatures to much of our area ahead of that. And if you're hot, the Humane Rescue Alliance reminds you that your pets will be too. The Humane …

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Debates heat up as Indonesian palm oil moratorium is about to be signed

Announced two years ago, a moratorium on new oil palm permits in Indonesia is about to be signed by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo. But a coalition of environmental NGOs has criticized the latest draft of the moratorium, saying it contains many loopholes.

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A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And Volcanism – Forbes


Forbes

A Massive Heat Source Was Just Discovered Under Antarctica, Driving Ice Melt And Volcanism
Forbes
Recent discoveries have revealed just how volcanic Antarctica really is, despite being hidden underneath massive ice sheets. However, up until now, there remained significant debate as to what is causing the unusual amount of volcanic activity under an …
Heat source under Antarctica melting its ice sheet: NasaLivemint
NASA Discovers Mantle Plume Almost as Hot as Yellowstone Supervolcano That's Melting Antarctica From BelowNewsweek
There's Something Monstrous Lurking Under AntarcticaIFLScience
Metro –Daily Mail –Scroll.in
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