Daily Archives: January 2, 2008

R.I.P Bert Bolin

Bert Bolin, Swedish climate scientist and co-founder of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, has died at age 82. Dr. Bolin played a key role in communicating the dangers of climate change and served as the first … Continue reading

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As California sues EPA on CO2 regulation, inside sources could help set the record straight

California and 15 other states sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on January 2 for denying them a waiver needed under the Clean Air Act to put in place first-in-the-nation regulation of carbon emissions from new cars and trucks. A … Continue reading

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