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Energy Agency's 'Golden Age' for Gas

Bill Chameides | Posted 01.04.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

A special report from the International Energy Agency released in advance of the World Energy Outlook 2011 examines how ramping up natural gas would impact energy and climate up to 2035.

Climate Change, White Roofs, and Common Sense

Bill Chameides | Posted 01.01.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Of all the geoengineering ideas, the one often cited as the simplest, most obvious one, the one we should get started on right away is painting roofs white -- after all how can that not help? How indeed.

PHOTOS: Deadly Heat Wave Spreads From Midwest To East

Reuters | By Barbara Goldberg | Posted 09.20.2011 | Green

NEW YORK, July 21 (Reuters) - Sweating crowds on the East Coast and in the Midwest flocked to waterfronts and urban cooling centers on Thursday to...

Heat Wave Kills At Least 22 People

Reuters | Karin Matz | Posted 09.19.2011 | Green

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A searing heat wave in the central and southern United States has killed at least 22 people this week, and forecasters Wednesd...

Paul Krugman: Climate Change Economics, What Economists Agree On

The New York Times Magazine | PAUL KRUGMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In what follows, I will offer a brief survey of the economics of climate change or, more precisely, the economics of lessening climate change. I'll tr...

Too Darn Hot: Climate Change, Heat Stress, Human Life

Bill Chameides | Posted 11.18.2013 | Green
Bill Chameides

According to the authors of a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences there is a definite possibility that global warming could raise temperatures enough to be fatal to humans.

Screwups in Climate Science

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Recent events have given climate science a black eye, but nowhere near the knockout punch depicted in the media. E-mails documenting overly partisan b...

Climate Reality Trumped by the Donald

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

The fact that bunches of climate deniers have used the recent weather to sow seeds of doubt about climate change is not very surprising, but Donald Trump? What happened?

Global Warming Trash Talk or Cherry-Pickin' Time

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Apparently the National Review, none too pleased about climate legislation rattling around Congress, has joined the "global cooling brigade."

U.S. Climate Bill Part of Solution but Not the Whole Solution

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Co-written by Bill Chameides and Prasad KasibhatlaThe climate deniers have a new argument: don't pass climate legislation because it doesn't cut emiss...

This Winter's Temperature: Is It a Boy or a Girl?

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Bill Chameides, recently appointed to America's Climate Choices, blogs regularly at theGreenGrok.com. Predicting climate variations from year to year...

Global Warming and Predictions of an Impending Ice Age - Part 3

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

You don't have to search too hard to find a skeptic's blog proclaiming that global warming "stopped" in 1998.