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S&R interviews PCAP's Bill Becker, Part 3

September 10, 2008

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On Monday we introduced you to Bill Becker and heard all about PCAP’s policy suggestions. Yesterday we focused on how the United States could wean itself off of carbon using a cap-and-auction market system. Today we talk about national security and how it relates to energy and climate. S&R: You’ve used a phrase that a […]

The Weekly Carboholic: "heat island" effect is minimal

September 10, 2008

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One of the more common arguments you hear from global heating deniers and skeptics is that the urban heat island effect is causing global temperature measurements to look a lot hotter than they actually are. This is such a powerful argument because there is some truth to it – when you plop down a new […]