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Enviro News Wrap: Solar Trade War Between China and the U.S.; Oil Spill Blackens River in Venezuela; Shareholders and the Environment, and more…

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Permitting is a huge headache in the PV Solar installation industry; fixing the way local building departments issue and approve permits is a whole side battle for the renewable energy industry. Here is a summary of the “solar panel trade war” between China and the US. Oil…

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Enviro News Wrap: Texas Comes Clean on Fracking; Some Fear Smart Meters a U.N. Plot; a 7-Year Spill in the Gulf, and more…

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Natural gas companies in Texas are reporting what chemicals they use to frack and how much water they are using. NPR explores the idea that cheap natural gas undermines the rise of the renewable energy industry. And don’t forget that natural gas destroys our environment just as much as…

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Enviro News Wrap: Apple’s Underworld; Plastic Bits Everywhere; Undermining the Endangered Species Act, and more…

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Apple is one of today’s most popular brands. Unfortunately, Apple’s environmental and human rights record sucks. And for the meat eaters in our society, here is some info that might make you think again about eating cheap meat. Is there any organization in the USA that…

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Musings of a Malcontent: Burn Baby Burn

“Musings of a Malcontent” is a weekly op-ed by GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Carlyle Coash Over the last couple of weeks I have come across a series of articles that compels me to ask the question: Who’s Minding the Store? There are so many environmental hazards out there and I wonder who really keeps track of them. In the articles I read…

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Enviro News Wrap: Controversy in Wind; Watching the Arctic Melt; Newt’s Retreat on Climate Change, and more…

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is now a big supporter of wind power. This is crucial in an area where a lot of oil is used to heat homes and a lot of coal is used to make electricity. Wind energy is controversial for many reasons, now add…

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Musings of a Malcontent: The Earth in 2012 – Aye Carumba!

“Musings of a Malcontent” is a weekly op-ed by GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Carlyle Coash I am beginning to feel redundant. I mean how many weeks in a row can I talk about oil spills? Seemingly forever at the rate we’re going. If you haven’t seen it yet, there is an absolutely fabulous spill off the coast of Nigeria. Shell Oil clearly…

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Musing of a Malcontent: Russia to the World: Your Oil Spills Are Like Baby Crying for its Mother.

In a recent interview for Field & Crude, Mother Russia decided to show us all how it’s done when it comes to destroying the environment. “If you’re going to do it – do it big,” bragged Mother Russia from its exclusive estate in the Upper Volta. “You are all embarrassment to the world. You make me sick. The Gulf. The…

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