Bill Hurditch

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Presidential Memorandum -- Power Sector Carbon Pollution Standards

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY<p>SUBJECT: Power Sector Carbon Pollution Standards<p>With every passing day, the urgency of addressing climate change …

Warming Arctic May Be Causing Jet Stream To Lose Its Way

Mark Twain once said: "If you don't like the weather in New England now, just wait a few minutes."<p>He was making an unknowing reference to the jet stream, which drives the weather over North America and Europe like a high-altitude conveyor belt. But increasingly, the jet stream is taking a more …

Coalition feels 'pain' over carbon tax typo

"Hooray, at last the truth on carbon pricing from Greg Hunt," said Greens leader Christine Milne.<p>"Typos can happen to anyone. It's a pity it takes …

Renewables growth to 2035 – BP

• International breaking news<br>• In-depth features and analysis<br>• Weekly catch-up on the energy transition issues<br>• 24/7 of depth and dimension on the stories …

Renewable Energy

Germany Can’t Bear $32 Billion-a-Year Green Costs, Minister Says

Germany must reduce the cost of its switch from atomic energy toward renewables to protect growth, Economy and Energy Minister Sigmar Gabriel …

Walmart Produces More Solar Energy than Any Other U.S. Retailer

Mega-retailer Walmart has crowned the roofs of their retail locations with enough photovoltaic panels to blast past 39 entire American states with …

Land reclamation: The secret to food security in rural South India

<b>Amid all the disheartening reports about threatened food security and depleted agri-yields, Pushpanath Krishnamurthy discover partnerships in the</b> …

Agriculture

How Africa can solve its food crisis by growing more crops sustainably

This week in Dublin, world leaders, policymakers and civil society representatives met to discuss the urgent and interrelated issues of hunger, nutrition and climate justice that are faced by the poorest people and nations. In parallel, the global community is already discussing the goals and …

Lima talks should deliver first draft for 2015 climate deal, says Peru minister

The meeting of nearly 200 governments in Peru later this year for a major UN climate change summit must produce the first draft of a global deal to cut emissions, the country's environment minister says.<p>Speaking to the Guardian, Manuel Pulgar-Vidal said he was aware that slow progress at the last …

Study Shows Just 90 Companies Caused Nearly Two Thirds of Man-Made Climate Change

<i>Photo of global warming via Shutterstock</i><p>New research by the Climate Accountability Institute has revealed that just 90 companies are to blame for the …

Climate