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Michael Bloomberg

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Bloomberg: Climate 'crazies' will accept reality

The realities of climate change will force American deniers -- or "crazies" -- to accept reality, Michael Bloomberg told CNN's Christiane Amanpour in an interview that will air Friday.

"Even the right-wing crazies no longer say climate change isn't re...

Coal plant china

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China defends coal use ahead of Paris summit

China's special envoy on climate change, Xie Zhenhua, has defended the country's decision to build more coal-fired power plants ahead of a global climate summit in Paris next week.

With two-thirds of its energy still generated by coal, China produces...

Global warming, climate change

Is Syrian conflict linked to climate change?

Could terrorism and conflict be directly linked to climate change? "Absolutely," says Britain's Prince Charles in an interview with Sky News that aired on Monday.

Delmarva Peninsula fox squirrel

Sciurus niger 1 by Brian.gratwicke. Licensed under CC BY 2.5 via Commons

Squirrel gets off endangered species list

Forget about gathering nuts. A rare species of squirrel has gathered new life.

The Delmarva Peninsula fox squirrel, one of the animals on the original endangered species list, is now no longer at risk of extinction, says the U.S. Department of the Int...

Fog and smog in China

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Record haze in China halts traffic, flights

The thick haze shrouding a large area of northeastern China could hang around until Saturday, authorities warn.

It started on the weekend as temperatures dropped and cities started burning coal to keep warm.

"Many cities in China, including the northea...

Couple in love in field


Study: Climate change is killing our sex drive

There are so many things that can dampen your sex drive: You have a headache, you're tired, it's too hot outside.

Exxon gas station

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ExxonMobil hit with climate change investigation in New York

ExxonMobil is under investigation by the New York Attorney General for withholding information from both its shareholders and the public about the risks of climate change.

In a statement on Thursday, ExxonMobil confirmed that it has received a subpoe...

Keystone Pipeline


US denies company's request to delay pipeline review

The State Department has denied a request to delay its review of the Keystone XL oil pipeline by, The Associated Press reported Wednesday.



Antarctica is gaining ice, NASA study says

Antarctica is gaining more ice than it has lost, according to a new study by NASA.

Tree Green Spring Environment


Report: Climate change could bring spring 3 weeks early

A new report says spring may arrive three weeks earlier over the next century as climate change drives an earlier end to winters in areas of the United States.

Did You Know?

  • Oregonians drive in excess of 31 billion miles a year.

  • Most families spend more on transportation than healthcare or food.

  • About 67% of all trips are non-work related.

  • Transportation accounts for 34% of greenhouse gas emissions in Oregon.

  • The average car releases nearly a pound of C02 for each mile driven.

  • Green your commute - try carpooling, biking or taking the bus just twice a week.
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