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How many hours-of-safety do our homes have in extreme weather? – GreenBiz

How many hours-of-safety do our homes have in extreme weather?  GreenBiz

How many people in your community are at risk during extreme weather events? The heat waves wracking the nation right now can cause heat exhaustion, …

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Many killed as leaking oil pipeline explodes in central Mexico

A massive fireball that engulfed people scooping up fuel spilling from a pipeline ruptured allegedly by thieves in central Mexico killed 21 people and badly burned 71 others. It came just three weeks …

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Many things factor in to oxygen depletion, causing fish die-offs in ponds

Warm water holds less oxygen than does cool water. In addition, fish experience a faster metabolic rate as water temperature increases, therefore their requirement for oxygen increases.

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Solar Power Employs Twice As Many As Coal In US

According to a report produced by the National Association of State Energy Officials and the Energy Futures Initiative, there are more than twice as many solar power jobs in the US as coal industry jobs

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Hearing on fracking draws dozens, many opposed

… also need to approve any bid to import wastewater into the basin or treat and discharge any wastewater within the basin created from outside fracking projects. The commission currently only needs to review importations of wastewater when they involve …

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Many benefits to fracking in Delaware River Basin | Guest column

A vote on such a ban is expected by mid-2018. There is also a proposal under consideration to allow fracking wastewater to be stored or discharged in deep underground wells within the watershed and using water from the basin for fracking. Environmental …
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High Risk That Temperatures Could Exceed Thermal Survival Limits For Many Fish Species By 2070, Study Finds

Anthropogenic climate warming could lead to water temperatures in some parts of the world exceeding the thermal survival limits of the fish species living there now, according to new research from the University of Washington.

High Risk That Temperatures Could Exceed Thermal Survival Limits For Many Fish Species By 2070, Study Finds was originally published on CleanTechnica.

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Many extreme weather events can be traced back to an atmospheric ‘traffic jam,’ study suggests – Mashable


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Many extreme weather events can be traced back to an atmospheric 'traffic jam,' study suggests
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When weather patterns hit a traffic jam, extreme events often result. This is particularly the case during the summer months, a new study argues. The research, published Friday in the journal Science Advances, focuses on a devastating flood event that
Extreme 2014 Balkan flooding linked to airstream slowdownSummit County Citizens Voice
Record Balkan floods linked to jamming of giant airstreamsPhys.Org

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The Myths About Fracking Are Many And Damaging

One problem is that people, and especially reporters, frequently confuse fracking with wastewater injection. Hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” has been around for decades. It’s a process whereby water, mixed largely with sand and a small amount of …
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Fracking may put drinking water supply at risk for many countries, study finds

Sept. 14 (UPI) — A new study by the World Resources Institute finds that many places with water scarcity are using too much of their resources on fracking. “Eight of the top 20 countries with the largest shale gas resources face arid conditions or high to …
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