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The Northeast's Electricity Bills Have Dropped $460 Million Since They Started Paying For Carbon | ThinkProgress
Business  (tags: consumers, business, americans, news, energy, GoodNews, goodnews, investments, politics, society )

- 17 days ago -
In addition to stimulating the economy and reducing carbon, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) has also reduced the cost of electricity for consumers, in the 9 US states. Studies show a price on carbon helps, not hurts, the economy.
Michael Jackson - Earth Song. (Lyrics).   video
Environment  (tags: Michael Jackson, Earth Song, children, nature, wildlife, trees, water, pollution, oceans, healthconditions, destruction, love, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, humans, habitatdestruction, poignant video )

- 36 days ago -
Ever wondered what all the lyrics to Earth Song are? Wonder no more. Here they are.
Move Out Formula One, Hello Formula E: UK Race First to Use Solar-Charged Cars | Environment | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: environment, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, performance, news, world, unusual )

- 37 days ago -
Proponents of electric cars hope that Formula E could help bring them into the mainstream both through technological innovation and, crucially, by tackling what AA president Edmund King calls their "milkfloat" image problem.
From Multi-Year Drought To Flash Flooding: "Weather Whiplash" Explained
Environment  (tags: climate-change, ecosystems, destruction, environment, globalwarming, humans, nature, climate, water, globalwarming, healthconditions, climate-change, destruction, environment, globalwarming, humans, climate, climatechange )

- 60 days ago -
Deluges have jumped because warmer air holds more moisture that gets sucked into storm systems. Also Climate change is altering the jet stream. Storms can slow or get stuck and give them more time to dump rain or prevent rain from reaching areas at all.
Keep The Oil In The Soil And The Coal In The Hole
Environment  (tags: LINGO, oil in soil, coal in hole, climate change, climate disruption )

- 91 days ago -
If you want to solve a problem, you should go to its root. From page looks rather simple but browse through the rest of the site, lots of useful and helpful information.
Don't Log 90,000 Acres of Critical Tiger Habitat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, tigers, habitat, protection, wildlife, endangered, forests )

- 92 days ago -
The lush forest, which is part of the largest block of viable tiger habitat in India, is to be stripped, sold, and replaced with commercial teak and bamboo plantations. FDCM is a wholly-owned state government company engaged in commercial extraction
We Need Stronger Clean Air Protections ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, clean air, protection, pollution )

- 89 days ago -
As we move into summer, we also enter smog season putting our kids, seniors, and those who work outdoors at risk.
The EPA's Power Plant Rule Would Prevent Thousands Of Deaths And Hospitalizations | ThinkProgress
Environment  (tags: climate-change, energy, climatechange, healthconditions, humans, research, science, GoodNews, environment, globalwarming, healthconditions, protection )

- 89 days ago -
up to 3 million premature deaths could be avoided each year globally by 2100 if the world aggressively cuts emissions, again because these carbon cuts will also reduce co-pollutants. The US rule could become a model for the world.
Heatwaves' Impact on Workplaces Costing Australia $7.92bn a Year | Business | The Guardian
Business  (tags: business, economy, politics )

- 90 days ago -
A study of 1,726 working adults across Australia found 70% had worked less efficiently at some point over the past year owing to heat.heatwaves are already the most deadly natural hazard, responsible for 55% of all deaths caused due to natural disasters.
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