Mitt Romney’s running mate pulled out the standard climate-denier language on Friday.
Which is just super surprising.
If all of the Antarctic ice were all to melt, it would reveal a new continent and a chain of islands. And flood huge areas of the world. But it’s not going to happen any time soon.
A new Wired cover story argues that we don’t need to worry about coming disasters. On climate change, that argument clearly fails.
A federal judge has ruled that the Tennessee Valley Authority is liable for the 2008 coal-ash spill that dumped thick sludge across a community in eastern Tennessee, destroying three homes.
The EPA suspects that Disney Studios may have introduced carcinogenic chromium 6 into the regional water supply.
Judge Bill Harris determined that TransCanada had the right to condemn and seize a strip of land for the southern leg of its Keystone XL tar-sands pipeline.
Peabody is paying the feds 25 cents per ton for coal that’s likely to sell for $35 per ton. Hope they can eke out a profit!
Excessive residue in gasoline from a refinery in Indiana could screw with the cars of 7,000 unlucky consumers.