Climate Change – Facts and News Links

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Trump EPA chief was personally involved in removing climate change sections from EPA website http://hill.cm/NTMHYRW

Records show EPA chief’s role in removing climate web pages

Records show EPA chief’s role in removing climate web pages

Records show EPA chief’s role in removing climate web pages

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt was personally involved in the

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Climate Change and Rising Sea Levels Could Cost Homeowners $1 trllion | Fortune http://for.tn/2EDuWyY

Here’s How Much U.S. Homeowners Could Lose From Climate Change

Here’s How Much U.S. Homeowners Could Lose From Climate Change

Here's How Much U.S. Homeowners Could Lose From Climate Change

There’s a new definition of underwater homes.

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Damning Report Warns of Climate Change’s Effect on North American Cities | The Weather Channel http://wxch.nl/2zosLwE

Damning Report Warns of Climate Change’s Effect on North American Cities | The Weather Channel

Damning Report Warns of Climate Change’s Effect on North American Cities | The Weather Channel

Damning Report Warns of Climate Change's Effect on North American Cities | The Weather Channel

At a time when the world’s metropolises are thought to be leading the battle against the effects of climate change—especially in the U.S., where a wilfully oblivious federal government has pulled out of the Paris climate accord—Extreme Cities: The Peril and Promise of Urban Life in the Age of Climate Change is an unwelcome wake-up call. A deeply researched polemic by Ashley Dawson, a New York professor of English and political activist, the book argues compellingly that so-called green cities are as much a part of the problem as its solution....   read more

ENERGY – Facts and News Links

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Perry proposes law to force Americans to buy dirtier, costlier power http://bit.ly/2fC4H14

Perry proposes law to force Americans to buy dirtier, costlier power

Perry proposes law to force Americans to buy dirtier, costlier power

Perry proposes law to force Americans to buy dirtier, costlier power

So this happened yesterday while Trump was distracting everyone with his tweets. In a brazen move, Energy Secretary Rick Perry has ignored the findings of his own grid study and proposed a new federal rule that would effectively force Americans to…

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Trump’s Heritage Foundation budget will destroy clean energy innovation and gut the Department of Energy — Quartz http://bit.ly/2fwoYFi

Trump’s draconian budget proposals will destroy US clean energy innovation

Trump’s draconian budget proposals will destroy US clean energy innovation

Trump’s draconian budget proposals will destroy US clean energy innovation

Building and installing the power sources of the future will create manufacturing and manual jobs nationwide—but that will only happen if Trump re-thinks his budget.

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Trump officials rewrite Energy Dept. study to make renewables look bad, fail anyway https://thinkprogress.org/trump-officials-rewrite-grid-study-ac7d3d188b6a/ …

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