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Warming's Impacts Sped Up, Worsened Since Kyoto

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Since the 1997 international accord to fight global warming, climate change has worsened and accelerated – beyond some of the...

Lam, Haraguchi share lead at Asia Pacific Open

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Singapore's Lam Chih Bing fired a 5-under 66 Thursday to share the first-round lead with Japan's Tatsuya Haraguchi at the Asia Pacific Panasonic Open.

Lam carded six birdies against a lone bogey at the Joyo Country Club. Haraguchi had five birdies in a bogey-free round at the 6,352-yard, par-71 course.

Four golfers, including Japan's Tomohiro Kondo, were a further stroke back at 4 under.

Lam was injured in a freakish accident which could have blinded him in one eye after Mardan Mamat accidentally hit him in the face with a driver on Monday.

"I'm just very happy that I got to tee off today and it's an even bigger bonus that I played good," Lam said.

The game of chicken with China over global warming ends | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Climate change was on the agenda this week when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi met with Chinese President Hu Jintao. The Obama administration's f...

Lithium Energy Japan to Build Battery Factory to Support Increased i MiEV Production

AllAboutElectric | AllCarsElectric | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The joint venture between Mitsubishi Motors and GS Yuasa Corporation called Lithium Energy Japan plans to build an additional battery factory to su...

Major Emitters Meet in D.C. To Discuss Climate Change | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

U.S.-hosted climate talks with the world's biggest greenhouse gas polluters concluded on Tuesday with signs of progress but sizable differences as nat...

Rich, Poor Nations Discuss Green Tech Stimulus | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The environment ministers of leading industrialised and developing nations gathered in Sicily Wednesday for talks on combatting global warming amid gr...

Guardian Article on China Emissions Plan Amounts to Wishful Thinking | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A key figure on China's climate negotiating team says China is for the first time considering a national target for reduced carbon emissions, a potent...

Clean Energy Island: Maldives Goes Carbon Neutral Green | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Making an entire country or U.S. state carbon neutral would "rock the world," at least according to President Bill Clinton. The Maldives, which yeste...