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Yesterday, the House of Representatives voted on an anti-carbon tax Resolution. The Resolution was introduced by Steve Scalise (R-LA) with essentially the same language as...

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2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #28

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New research, November 26 – December 2, 2018

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Kavanaugh’s views on EPA’s climate authority are dangerous and wrong

Donald Trump’s latest Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh accepts that humans are causing global warming and we need to take action to stop it.  The problem...

Natural gas killed coal – now renewables and batteries are taking over

Posted on 29 January 2018 by dana1981 Over the past decade, coal has been increasingly replaced by cheaper, cleaner energy sources. US coal power production has dropped...

2017 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #40

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2017 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #20

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