Posts Tagged ‘greenhouse gas emissions’

Coal-to-liquid: JUST SAY NO!

Posted May 29th, 2007 in Blog Comments Off on Coal-to-liquid: JUST SAY NO!

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Sorry to scream at you with that headline, but this really needs our attention. You probably know that there are folks on Capitol Hill that are trying to get a fat slice of your tax dollars into the coal industry to develop liquified coal. Their argument is that, […]

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Batten down the hatches, big storms coming

Posted May 23rd, 2007 in Blog Comments Off on Batten down the hatches, big storms coming

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has added its weather forecasts to those of other agencies — 2007 is shaping up to be a busy year for hurricanes. The Pacific Ocean is cooling, the Atlantic is quite warm, according to this story in today’s Washington Post, and […]

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The sink is full

Posted May 18th, 2007 in Blog Comments Off on The sink is full

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Exceedingly bad news from the Southern Ocean. A shift in winds caused by human activity (greenhouse gases and depletion of the ozone layer) is causing the Southern Ocean to release carbon dioxide into the atmosphere rather than absorb it. The loss of this natural carbon ‘sink’ would be […]

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Your tax money for more coal-fired power plants

Posted May 14th, 2007 in Blog Comments Off on Your tax money for more coal-fired power plants

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Yesterday we presented examples of two different visions of our global climate crisis and the way to respond to it — one being denial, subterfuge, and self-interest, the other being fully facing the crisis and taking responsibility for it. Then I visit the Washington Post online this morning […]

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