Day: November 19, 2013

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Energy, Climate Scientists Call for a Moratorium on Coal-Fired Power

An international group of 27 prominent energy and climate scientists are calling for a moratorium on construction of new coal-fired power plants, a policy they say has become a global imperative if “climate catastrophe” is to be avoided this century. Their call comes amid renewed efforts by coal and power utility lobbies “to portray ‘high […]Read More