Daily Archives: April 16, 2010

Markey presses coal CEOs on climate change denialism, future of the industry in a low carbon economy

Three executives from the largest coal companies in the U.S. appeared April 14 before the House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, defending their industry against greenhouse gas regulation and championing its role in a new energy economy.  … Continue reading

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“Goofball weathermen, Climategate, conspiracy theories” the distraction we’re looking for?

“No one has ever offered a plausible account of why thousands of scientists at hundreds of universities in dozens of countries would bother to engineer a climate hoax,” Elizabeth Kolbert writes in the April 12 New Yorker. “Nor has anyone … Continue reading

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