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Haiku: April 18, 2018

Marketplace – Scientists race toward $7.5 million prize to reduce carbon

Ten competing teams from around the world are one step away from winning millions of dollars for developing new ways to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. 45 more words

Haiku: April 17, 2018

HuffPost – How The Energy Industry’s Wish List Became The Interior Department’s To-Do List

An Interior Department advisory group relied on a top energy industry lobbyist to help draft a list of potential regulatory rollbacks, documents obtained by HuffPost show. 40 more words

Haiku: April 14, 2018

Weather.com – Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate Retired Following Devastating 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate were so destructive and deadly during the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season that the World Meteorological Organization’s Hurricane Committee decided this week to retire those names from future Atlantic Basin tropical cyclone name lists. 15 more words

Climate group raises bar for transit agency

Local climate group, 350 Philadelphia, reviews Energy Action Plan for transit agency, and raises the bar.

The feedback was presented at today’s SEPTA board meeting, in the form of a letter to the Board, see below. 807 more words

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Someone Tell A Reporter: The Rich Are Destroying The Earth by Paul Street + 20,000 Scientists Warn Human Beings Are On A Collision Course With Nature

by Paul Street
Writer, Dandelion Salad
The Official Website of Paul Street
March 12, 2018

“I Said Why? They Said They Didn’t Know”

Let history record that on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, 14 days after climate change-fueled Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas and 4 days before Hurricane Irma hit southern Florida, the climate-denying President of the United States Donald Trump went to North Dakota to deliver a “tax reform” speech before hundreds of workers and managers at a major oil refinery. 2,756 more words