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Global Warming

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  • Sierra Club report warns Hampton Roads to prepare for sea-level rise

    Sierra Club report warns Hampton Roads to prepare for sea-level rise
    Sea level rise isn't just happening — it's accelerating. And Hampton Roads communities need to adjust to possible scenarios of a 1.5-foot rise by 2040 and more than 7 feet in the century. That's the gist of a new report released Tuesday by the...
  • Warmer temperatures a global phenomenon

    A letter-to-the-editor writer complained that we need global warming because it is so cold. The Lehigh Valley — indeed the Northeast — is only a small part of global. A recent report by one of the meteorologists on a major Philadelphia TV...
  • Scott must address climate change: Editorial

    Scott must address climate change: Editorial
    Secret words Never mind all the claims from former state environmental regulators, consultants and volunteers; Gov. Rick Scott and his staff insist his administration didn't ban the use of the terms "climate change" and "global warming" in official...
  • What's new at Gaja, the 156-year-old Italian winery

    What's new at Gaja, the 156-year-old Italian winery
    Gaia Gaja doesn't get to L.A. much, so when the daughter of one of Italy's most prominent winemakers came to town, we met to catch up on what was happening in Barbaresco. Her father is Angelo Gaja, who put Barbaresco, Piedmont and Italy on the world...
  • Snow falls, climate changes

    Snow falls, climate changes
    For those who have found the cold, snowy winter of 2014-2015 more than mildly irritating and the words, "be grateful you don't live in Boston" insufficiently comforting, today's snowfall may have pushed you over the edge. Not only because it shut down...
  • Keystone XL oil pipeline: What you need to know about the dispute

    Keystone XL oil pipeline: What you need to know about the dispute
    One of the biggest environmental controversies of the Obama administration got locked up in Congress again this week, when the Republican-controlled Senate failed to override President Obama's recent veto of legislation that would have forced a decision...
  • Oil refineries need to heed concerns, implement safety improvements

    Oil refineries need to heed concerns, implement safety improvements
    "The most important thing is to shelter in place, stay indoors, no outdoor activity, turn the air conditioners off, keep the windows closed.” This was the instruction Torrance Mayor Patrick Furey gave to neighbors of the Exxon Mobil refinery,...
  • Why fee and dividend is better than cap and trade at fighting climate change

    Why fee and dividend is better than cap and trade at fighting climate change
    California is leading the nation in taking action on climate change. AB 32, passed in 2006, established carbon pricing in the state with a system called cap and trade. Simply put, this system caps carbon emissions from large polluters by selling a set...
  • Power, Prices Weather The Winter

    Power, Prices Weather The Winter
    Along with the snow and temperatures that have fallen this relentless winter, so too have records. February was the coldest month in Connecticut since statistics have been kept. And it was the snowiest month ever in Boston. But the winter is...
  • Scientists examine mysterious rise in East Coast sea levels

    Scientists examine mysterious rise in East Coast sea levels
    A few years ago, in 2009 and 2010, a string of unexplained floods and unusually high tides struck the East Coast. There was no easy explanation. No hurricane. No winter storm. But the waters kept spilling across the shoreline — from North Carolina's...
  • Global warming debate heats up

    Global warming debate heats up
    Evidence that the global warming debate is a controversial and often hot issue was demonstrated last week by a heated local debate on the subject at a local synagogue that raised more than a few temperatures. The venue was Congregation L'Dor Va-Dor in...