March 20, 2015

This is What Climate Change Talks Look Like in Florida Now

You’ve probably seen the story already: employees at multiple state agencies in Florida have been banned from using the terms “climate change,” “global warming,” and “sustainability” in meetings, press conferences – basically anywhere that the public might see or hear them speak. So what happens when you have to hold a hearing about climate change… Read more »

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March 19, 2015

Solar Power Doubled in 2014

Growth in non-hydro renewables increased by 11% in 2014, with utility-scale solar alone enjoying 102% increase in electrical generation, data shows. Data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has revealed that utility-scale solar’s contribution to the country’s net electrical generation grew by 102% last year. The figures from EIA’s latest Electric Power Monthly… Read more »

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March 18, 2015

This California Church Soaks Homeless People with Water

This story would be jaw-dropping at any time, but the fact that California is in the middle of an unprecedented drought is the cherry on top of an appalling sundae. A CBS affiliate in San Francisco, KCBS, has footage of Saint Mary’s Cathedral, the principal church of the Archdiocese of San Francisco, using an automated… Read more »

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