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Nuclear Power Cannot Compete with Cheap Shale Gas

  • Published: Feb 19th, 2013

Nuclear power stations are closing because they can't compete with cheap power from shale gas.

Ex-IPCC Head: Prepare for 5°C Warmer World

  • Published: Feb 17th, 2013

Former chair of the IPCC says global average temperatures could reach 5°C above their pre-industrial level.

UK’s Nuke Plans Lose Traction with Shift to Renewables

  • Published: Feb 10th, 2013

British nuclear industry’s plans face problems due to concerns over cost & the legacy of Fukushima.

Keystone XL Will Not Use Advanced Leak Detection

  • Published: Dec 30th, 2012

The Keystone Pipeline will cross an underground reservoir providing about 30 percent of the U.S.’s irrigation water.

It’s Not Too Late to Limit Global Temperatures - But Almost

  • Published: Dec 21st, 2012

Even if annual emissions nearly double by 2020, it may still be possible to cap the temperature rise at 2°C.

China & U.S. Hold the Key to New Global Climate Deal

  • Published: Dec 15th, 2012

The world's two biggest emitters face political problems that will make the talks for the next few years difficult.

How Safe Are America’s 2.5 Million Miles of Pipelines?

  • Published: Dec 3rd, 2012

Over the last few years a series of incidents have brought pipeline safety to national and presidential attention.

Norway to Double Carbon Tax on Oil Industry

  • Published: Oct 13th, 2012

Extra funding for climate change mitigation and forestry programs also part of oil-rich nation's radical program.