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Soil Carbon Sequestration - Themillbrookindependent.com

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 13:38
Soil Carbon Sequestration  Themillbrookindependent.com

Agriculture accounts for about 1/3 of our nation's greenhouse gas emissions, so it is with some enthusiasm that I would embrace efforts by agronomists to reduce ...

If we want to save the world, should we start with Texas? - Houston Chronicle

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 11:00
If we want to save the world, should we start with Texas?  Houston Chronicle

Houston, the energy capital of the world, and its home state may be the best chance we have at building out the technology needed to move the needle on ...

Coastal wetlands capture more carbon as seas rise - Phys.Org

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 09:26
Coastal wetlands capture more carbon as seas rise  Phys.Org

Phys.org Science News Wire : Coastal wetlands capture more carbon as seas rise -- a press release is provided to you ìas isî with little or no review from ...

Flooding in Kerala could have been reduced: Gadgil - Times of India

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 08:54
Flooding in Kerala could have been reduced: Gadgil  Times of India

KOCHI: Noted environmental scientist Madhav Gadgil has said that Kerala's 2018 floods is an example of how pandering to vested interests ultimately le.

Aggies in Congress Need to Come out of Their Climate Foxholes - DTN The Progressive Farmer

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 08:38
Aggies in Congress Need to Come out of Their Climate Foxholes  DTN The Progressive Farmer

Congress has experts on agricultural policy and rural America. They largely operate under the umbrellas of the House and Senate Agriculture committees.

Woodside stunned despite WA rejection of 'rogue call' on carbon - The Australian Financial Review

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 06:26
Woodside stunned despite WA rejection of 'rogue call' on carbon  The Australian Financial Review

Woodside boss Peter Coleman has described the EPA's requirement on carbon as "bureaucratic red tape gone mad" as uncertainty clouds the state's ...

Change the system, not the climate - Green Left Weekly

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 06:09
Change the system, not the climate  Green Left Weekly

Climate change is the result of an economic system — capitalism — in which private companies' profit-making is privileged over the real needs of communities ...

Campaigners want the proposed cycleway between Bridport and West Bay to be revised - Bridport and Lyme Regis News

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 05:00
Campaigners want the proposed cycleway between Bridport and West Bay to be revised  Bridport and Lyme Regis News

THE new cycleway being installed between Bridport and West Bay will destroy important wildlife, environmentalists say.

CP Daily: Thursday March 7, 2019 - Carbon Pulse

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 01:36
CP Daily: Thursday March 7, 2019  Carbon Pulse

Presenting CP Daily, Carbon Pulse's free newsletter. It's a daily summary of our news plus bite-sized updates from around the world. Subscribe here.

A happy marriage for cattle and pastureland - The Union of Grass Valley

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 00:26
A happy marriage for cattle and pastureland  The Union of Grass Valley

A debate is raging over cattle grazing. It's not about fencing or predators; it's about environmental impact. And the cow is in the crosshairs.

NFU rejects 'Green Deal' but addresses climate change - Fence Post

Fri, 03/08/2019 - 00:06
NFU rejects 'Green Deal' but addresses climate change  Fence Post

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Delegates to the National Farmers Union annual convention here on Tuesday maintained the group's commitment to addressing climate ...

New Mexico Senate Passes 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Target - Greentech Media News

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 20:09
New Mexico Senate Passes 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Target  Greentech Media News

It still needs to pass the House, but the governor has already endorsed it. The state's largest utility has too.

Bill focused on San Juan Generating Station closure passes Senate following Sharer's filibuster - Farmington Daily Times

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 19:16
Bill focused on San Juan Generating Station closure passes Senate following Sharer's filibuster  Farmington Daily Times

Sen. William Sharer, R-Farmington, delayed a vote on a piece of legislation related to the San Juan Generating Station for several hours Wednesday.

Government deal to boost offshore wind - Carbon Brief

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 18:33
Government deal to boost offshore wind  Carbon Brief

The UK government has struck a deal with the wind industry, to ensure that 30% of electricity comes from offshore wind by 2030, BBC News reports. Industry ...

Coastal wetlands store more carbon with rise in sea levels - Devdiscourse

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 17:21
Coastal wetlands store more carbon with rise in sea levels  Devdiscourse

Scientists say that some wetlands undoubtedly perform better under pressure. A recent study has shown that when faced with sea-level rise, coastal wetlands ...

Sharing abundance - Boulder Weekly

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 17:08
Sharing abundance  Boulder Weekly

As projections call for continued population growth in Colorado — adding the equivalent of another Denver by 2050 — current residents bear witness to ...

Ryanair launches environmental partnerships for 2019 - Aviation24.be

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 16:54
Ryanair launches environmental partnerships for 2019  Aviation24.be

Ryanair today (7 Mar) launched its international environmental partnerships for 2019, supporting First Climate, Renature Monchique, the Irish Whale & Dolphin ...

Micro-grants help farms address social, environment issues - Adirondack Explorer

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 16:33
Micro-grants help farms address social, environment issues  Adirondack Explorer

The Adirondack Council and Adirondack North Country Association both have micro-grant programs helping farms grow food while helping the environment.

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