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Keystone Pipeline Debate Rages On

Monday, March 18, 2013

Will the approval of the Keystone Pipeline set the stage for real movement towards reigning in carbon emissions? Maybe, if the response from opponents to the pipeline is loud enough for the President to hear. Read More

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Energy Executives Mapping Out Sustainable Future

Monday, March 18, 2013

The Obama Administration is conferring with energy executives representing a broad range of technologies in preparation for a revised approach to meeting our country’s energy demand in an economically and environmentally sustainable way. Read More

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Globally, Climate Impacts Go Beyond Economy and Environment

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

On a global scale, shifts in climate effect more than just the economy and the environment. A new report examines how impacts from climate change are producing stressors that amplify instability around the world. Read More

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DNR: Climate Change Threatens SC Natural Resources, Economy

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

A report by the state’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on current and future impacts from climate change in South Carolina is now publicly available. The report describes a plethora of threats that climate change poses for our state’s natural resources and economic well-being. These threats range from the invasion of exotic species to rising sea levels to worsening drought conditions. Read More Here and Here

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A New Chapter In SC's Climate Change Discussion

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Factual information should inform our energy policy decisions, but for too long, we have ignored the reality of climate change and its relation to energy production. The recent science-based study by the SC Department of Natural Resources is worth the attention of the public and our elected officials. Read More

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SC Meteorologist Confronts Climate Change Head-On

Thursday, February 21, 2013

A South Carolina meteorologist from the Midlands is tackling the climate issue and educating viewers on what a warmer planet could mean for them. Read More

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Hope For Federal Clean Energy Policy

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Can Congress come to consensus on clean energy issues? Some analysts are seeing signs of hope. Read More

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Utility CEO Vows Focus On Climate Change

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

A recently retired electric utility CEO from Entergy Corp vows to continue to push the industry and the nation to address climate change. Read More

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2012 Hottest Year on Record for US

Monday, February 4, 2013

The U.S. officially experienced its hottest year on record in 2012, and scientists are expecting more of the same moving forward. Read More

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World Economic Forum Calls for Climate Action

Monday, February 4, 2013

Climate change represents a top tier concern at the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) upcoming annual meeting. The WEF is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political and academic leaders. Read More

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