Tag Archives: Climate Change

Garbage Cops

Seattle’s going to fine residents who they believe aren’t composting and recycling to their liking. Yes, the Green Police era has arrived; haulers will be expected to inspect trash as they dump it into the truck, and if they decide … Continue reading

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Burn, Baby, Burn

The Ivanpah solar plant in the Mojave desert is taking heat for frying so many birds with its 5.5 miles of garage door-sized solar reflectors, but it turns out that they have some other problems, as well: the heliostats direct … Continue reading

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We Are Farmers: Dum-De-Dum-Dum-Dum-Dum-Dum

Farmers Insurance Co., one of the nation’s biggest insurance companies, has filed nine class-action suits alleging that local Chicago-area governments knew that climate change would lead to greater rainfall but haven’t taken action to guard against future flooding. According to … Continue reading

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