Is There Even Less Arctic Sea Ice Than the Satellites Show?

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Only 350 miles from the north pole, possibly 50% of the sea is covered in ice, yet data says there is ice cover at this latitude.

What Obama Would Do on Climate in a Second Term

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Former energy czar: “We will see a sector-by-sector approach to reducing greenhouse gas emissions.”

Rising Number of Top Firms Believe Climate Change is Threat to Business

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Carbon Disclosure Project reports companies acknowledge risk but are not doing enough to cut emissions.

On Natural Gas, Green Groups Can’t Make Up Their Minds

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National environmental organizations’ embrace of gas has anti-fracking groups hopping mad.

How Crowdfunding Could Make Community Power a Reality

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Want to make solar happen? Get the crowd behind it.

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