GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up and comments on the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week:
- UN Climate Talks in Qatar start on November 26 and the initial terms of the Kyoto Protocol is expiring this year. Will Storm Sandy have any impact on the US position and role, and will the world ever agree on a plan to solve the climate crisis?
- Natural gas is taking advantage of this era of low prices (about half of oil) and is moving into fueling vehicles. The price of natural gas will go up in the long-term, but for big companies it’s a good short to mid-term plan. The more the industry can innovate and “Green” itself the more natural gas will be the green alternative to oil. Production of natural gas in the US will increase, the only question is how it will be produced. Japan is very interested in importing natural gas, and with export interest like that US companies will definitely come up with the goods. Read More→