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

September 10, 2008


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


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 […]