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Secretary Jewell, Gov. Hickenlooper, Colorado Congressional Delegation Announce Landmark Settlement for Colorado's Roan Plateau

East Fork Parachute Creek

Oil and gas well sites near the Roan Plateau

Roan Plateau

Roan Cliffs Aerial via Rocky Mountain Wild

From the High Country News (Sarah Gilman): 2,536 more words

Colorado Water

China is world's largest carbon cesspool

 

Austin, November 21, 2014 — In 2013, China produced 27.6 percent of the world’s total carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. That’s up 2.6 percent since 2009, and it’s rising fast. 825 more words

Politics

Skyrocketing Costs

The chart below shows the increase in residential electricity prices by state between August 2009 and August 2014:

Although Washington, D.C. has seen prices drop 14% in that period — go figure — most of the states have seen prices go up 15%-25% or more. 230 more words

Energy Policy

The need for smart EU energy markets

The Third Generation Environmentalism Ltd, E3G, the independent, non-profit organisation accelerating the global transition to sustainable development, has published an important new briefing report on energy markets in the European Union, written by Simon Skillings and Taylor Dimsdale. 195 more words

Energy Policy

Comments on the IEA’s World Energy Outlook

This year’s World Energy Outlook (WEO) from the International Energy Agency provides a stark warning that the global energy system is in danger of falling short of the hopes and expectations placed upon it. 376 more words

Energy Policy

Out of Control EPA

   By Bob Shapiro

The US Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) is out of control. Not content with their Endangerment Finding regulations against the plant food, Carbon Dioxide (CO2), now they’re going after ozone – again. 163 more words

Regulation

Science of Impurity & Electric Power Industry in Japan Presentations

Hello everyone,

Today I want to draw your attention towards the amazing presentations that fellow GPES member Andi presented in the cause of the “Foundations of Environmental Sciences I” class in October as well as November 2014. 148 more words

Academic Life & Research