Climate & Climate Politics
- July Heat Records Crush Cold Records By 17 To 1, ‘Historic Heat Wave And Drought’ Fuels Oklahoma Fires | ThinkProgress
- Fox News and the Kochs May Hate Solar Energy and Wind, but normal folks still Love it. « Climate Denial Crock of the Week
Fox News pundits, tea party wind baggers, and even certain Presidential candidates, have attempted to demonize anything that would curtail the planet’s thirst for fossil fuels.
Here’s a news flash.
It turns out that, since renewable energy supports the bedrock values of thrift, local control, self reliance, independence, and actually devolves political and economic power away from huge central organizations to communities, individuals and businesses, – the more people learn about it, the more they like it, and among the people that like it most are traditional Republicans. A perfect example is rooftop solar leader SunRun…. (read more…)
- Rabett Run: One Day in the Death of the Arctic
- New study links heat waves to climate change – USATODAY.com
- Global warming: New climate clues from Antarctica « Summit County Citizens Voice
- Why Drought-Stricken Farmers Will Pay The Price For A Failed Climate Bill | ThinkProgress
- Must-Read Hansen: ‘Climate Change Is Here — And Worse Than We Thought’ | ThinkProgress
- Investing in the grid: When the going gets tough, the tough get … creative | Grist
- Claims of Claims of Certainty | Planet3.0
- Six Images You Need to See to Understand the Drought | Climate Central
- Hansen on the New Math of Extreme Events « Climate Denial Crock of the Week