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Impeachment Arguments on Water Issues

A guest post by Jonathan A. French, Ph.D

The President has sworn to “preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States,” whose preamble reads: 341 more words

Politics

Ditching Plastic in Hong Kong

Photo by Myrtle Beach TheDigitel

Hong Kong University has banned the use of single use water plastic bottles.

By Jose Gutierrez, JMSC News

HONG KONG. The University of Hong Kong might become 100 percent free of single-use one liter or less… 320 more words

Carbonfootprint

A fake Facebook Live of a tornado GIF got more than 14 million views

Facebook Live was conceived to settle viewers in the middle of a scene.

SEE ALSO: Those Facebook Lives from cavity are fake AF

But what happens when that scene is bullshitted? 547 more words

Energy Terrorists [Gaille Energy Blog Issue 49]

October 2016 – Coordinated attacks on five pipelines in four states accessed emergency shut-off valves and stopped the flow of 15% of daily American oil supply.   1,013 more words

Energy Policy

Localization, Inclusion and Integrated Approach on Disaster Risk Reduction

Written by Nanette Salvador-Antequisa

Nanette is the Executive Director of EcoWEB, a non-governmental organisation based in the Philippines. Here she comments on discussions and lessons learned from the Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) held in Cancun on 24-26 May. 1,009 more words

Climate Environment

Do Climate Accords Matter? [Gaille Energy Blog Issue 46]

Talking heads have been complaining about (or alternatively, celebrating) President Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris climate accord.  Lost in their arguing is a simple question.  Can climate accords make (much of) a difference? 561 more words

Energy Policy

Global warming? But I'm so cold!

Do you currently have the heat on in your house?

Are you wrapped in a blanket as you read this?

Do you own multiple pairs of fuzzy slippers? 1,281 more words

Climate & Environment