09 Jan '12, 12pm

Climate rows intensify as US election year kicks off:

The extent to which the future of US environmental and climate change policy will be determined by the result of this November's presidential election was underlined again last week as the leading Republican candidates stepped up their attacks on measures designed to protect the environment. The first week of campaigning of the election year saw a series of interventions where Republican nominees and their supporters reiterated their opposition to a raft of climate change and environmental policies, underscoring how green issues are likely to emerge as one of the major dividing lines during the presidential campaign. FURTHER READING Volt fire investigation to conclude soon after GM offers fix India appoints ex-nuclear chief as new boss for Solar Mission Rick Santorum, the right-wing candidate who was thrown into the media spotlight after securing a surprise second place in...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2136060/climate-rows...

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green-energy-news.com 10 Jan '12, 1am

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Climate News Recap:

treehugger.com 09 Jan '12, 4pm

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e360.yale.edu 09 Jan '12, 4pm

09 Jan 2012: Mountain Plants Disappearing As The Climate Warms, New Study Says A new study says that a warming climate is ...

New research shows that climate change is reshaping the alpine ecosystems of Europe. #climate

New research shows that climate change is resha...

treehugger.com 10 Jan '12, 4pm

It seems obvious: As the average temperatures of alpine climates increase, cold-loving plant and animal species are forced...

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dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 11 Jan '12, 3pm

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Why the 2012 Farm Bill is a climate bill: #farmbill

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grist.org 09 Jan '12, 9pm

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Great piece from @WillN_BG on why electric cars...

businessgreen.com 09 Jan '12, 1am

It's time to hold up our hands: electric cars just didn't live up to the hype during 2011. The much-trumpeted Year of the ...

2012 IVP Football kicks off

redsports.sg 08 Jan '12, 3pm

Sunday, January 8, 2012 — The 2012 Institute-Varsity-Polytechnic (IVP) football championship kicked off this month. In the...

U.S. imposes catch limits on all managed fish s...

e360.yale.edu 09 Jan '12, 5pm

09 Jan 2012: U.S. Imposes Catch Limits On All Managed Fisheries For First Time For the first time ever, the U.S. this year...

[NEWS]: Nice Kicks Staff Picks

[NEWS]: Nice Kicks Staff Picks

nicekicks.com 07 Jan '12, 6pm

Each week, members of the Nice Kicks Staff, pick what their favorite kicks of the week are. This week is no different as s...

Google Launches US Election Hub Website

Google Launches US Election Hub Website

searchengineland.com 02 Jan '12, 7pm

It’s kinda like the Google News “Elections” section, but with different filtering options on news content and added data r...

Euro tumbles below US$1.27 in Asia

channelnewsasia.com 09 Jan '12, 3am

SINGAPORE: The euro tumbled below $1.27 in Asia on Monday as traders flocked to the dollar following a slew of positive US...

"I am not Prepared to be CHEATED in another Ele...

harismibrahim.wordpress.com 21 Jan '12, 5am

FreeMalaysiaToday reported Hatta Ramli as saying that, based on insider info from UMNO people, polling for the 13th GE wil...

For Insurers, Climate Change is Very Real

earthjustice.org 05 Jan '12, 10pm

Weather disasters taking a toll on the bottom line Hurricane Floyd approaching Florida in 2011. (Hal Pierce / NOAA) A vibr...