Thursday, March 15, 2012

OECD Predicts ‘Grim’ Outlook for Global Environment by 2050 - Bloomberg

The prospects for climate change, biodiversity, water, and the impacts on human health of pollution are all “more alarming”
than in 2008, according to the OECD.

Double carbon tax fear on power bills |

Electricity companies could be planning to ”double dip” on the carbon price, potentially overcharging customers by $1.5 billion, according to a group of industrial companies.

Nuclear not offshore wind will power UK in future says Sir David King - Telegraph

Britain should rely on nuclear not offshore wind to keep the lights on without spending too much money, a former chief scientist has suggested.

Tides of March: If you’re not worried about rising sea levels, you should be | Grist

Nearly 5 million people across the United States live close enough to the high-tide line to be in danger if climate change causes sea levels to rise at least four feet, according to a new report by Climate Central.

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