Critical List: Huge wind farm to rise in Wyoming; doomsday clock ticks forward
The Obama administration is speeding towards approval for a huge wind project, 1,000 turbines strong, in Wyoming.
GOP Senate candidate Linda McMahon cribbed text for her op-ed on Keystone XL from the website of pipeline builder Transcanada.
There's a second tar-sands pipeline, Northern Gateway, and that one faces strong opposition, as well.
The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists keeps a Doomsday Clock to show how close the world is to global disaster, and yesterday it moved one minute forward — five minutes until midnight. Eek. (On the plus side: worldwide Iron Maiden singalong in three minutes! Be there!)
Ahem, Northeast corridor. Just because it's warm where you live, that doesn't make you climate change refugees or anything.
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