Tag: climate

Fast-moving Calif. wildfire explodes to at least 10,000 acres, triggering evacuations and power outages

Ed Lynn- December 5, 2017

LOS ANGELES — A fast-moving, wind-fueled California brush fire exploded to at least 10,000 acres Monday night in the foothills near Thomas Aquinas College in ... Read More

In wake of Hurricane Maria, calls to build a more climate resistant Puerto Rico

Ed Lynn- October 18, 2017

Trees and power lines downed by Hurricane Maria. (Credit: U.S. Air Force photo by SSgt.Michelle Y. Alvarez-Rea) Some 90 percent of Puerto Rico, a U.S. ... Read More

Trump’s EPA budget cuts endangering people’s lives, warns Former NJ Gov. Christie Whitman

Ed Lynn- April 1, 2017

TRENTON -- Former New Jersey Gov. Christie Whitman is warning that President Donald Trump's "unprecedented" proposed budget cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency, which she ... Read More

Obama Warns Rising Seas May Submerge Statue of Liberty

Ed Lynn- June 21, 2016

Climate change is threatening to submerge the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, Pres. Obama warned Monday in a speech at Yosemite National Park. Climate ... Read More

In 2015 Nearly 1/3rd of German Electricity Was Green Energy

Ed Lynn- January 15, 2016

Almost one-third of Germany's electricity demand last year has been delivered by renewable energy, with onshore wind and solar PV leading the charge. Read More

Inside The Bubble With Obama In Paris

Editor SCD- November 30, 2015

As I write this, US President Barack Obama has just taken off for Paris and the UN Climate summit. I beat him here - after ... Read More

Can world leaders reach climate change deal?

Editor SCD- November 28, 2015

About 40,000 negotiators from nearly 200 countries are descending on the French capital for the UN conference on climate change or COP 21. The decisions ... Read More

Dear World: I Would Like to Apologize for the Republican Party

Editor SCD- November 21, 2015

While I know the Republican party is typically an "American problem," being that they're a political party based in the United States, their ignorance is ... Read More

Green Climate Fund Must Fight Corruption Before It Can Beat Global Warming

Editor SCD- November 11, 2015

Over the past five years, wealthy countries have been contributing billions of dollars to a fund designed to rescue the poorest countries from the effects ... Read More

Jim Webb Is A Republican When It Comes To Climate Change

Editor SCD- October 14, 2015

Not a lot of people had heard of former Sen. Jim Webb before Tuesday night's Democratic presidential debate, but based on his response to a ... Read More