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Solar, Renewables Creeping up On Gas

Above, Minnesota solar farm optimized for pollinators. PV Magazine: In many ways California has led the transition to renewable energy in the United States. As the state continues to build more and more solar and modernizes its approach to electricity…

Can Corporations Turn the Climate Tide?

New York Times: When President Trump announced on June 1 last year that the United States would exit the Paris climate deal, many of America’s largest corporations said they would honor the agreement anyway, vowing to pursue cleaner energy and…

Meanwhile, in Oman

Cyclone Mekunu has battered Socotra off the coast of Yemen and has made a bit of a mess of Salalah in southern Oman. Cat 3 downgraded in the last hour to Cat 1. pic.twitter.com/SoDZ9ZZv1Z — @GeoBex (@Bex2018Geobex) May 26, 2018…

The Weekend Wonk: Weaponizing the Worst in Us

  The best lack all conviction, while the worst     Are full of passionate intensity.   -W. B. Yeats Above, Lee Atwater, famously ruthless political strategist for Ronald Reagan and the elder George Bush. He perfectly encapsulates the “Southern Strategy” – a…

2018 Hurricane Season: A Preview

Hurricane Season starting soon, while many areas will still be recovering from last year’s  record destruction.  What’s the forecast? Peter Jacobs, above,  is a PhD student and researcher at George Mason University Department of Environmental Science and Policy, and with…

Springtime in Greenland

a 55 knot phase of my recent @PromiceGL #Q18 Greenland 80 km ski-based snow survey. Yes, a #sufferfest but rewarding with 12 cores over 700 m vertical range on the #QTransect https://t.co/HNEFo5zZFJ pic.twitter.com/4mmpEZbgMr — Jason Box (@climate_ice) May 21, 2018…