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Seventeenth Annual Conference on Climate Change in Durban, South Africa

The annual United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP17) Climate Change Conference began November 29th In Durban, South Africa.  The 11-day conference is a gathering of representatives from across the globe, whose goal is to develop an ongoing, unified policy … Continue reading

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Record Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2010

Carbon-dioxide emission levels are once again on the rise following a slight decrease in 2009. The International Energy Agency (IEA) reports that worldwide emissions totaled 30.6 billion metric tons in 2010, a new record and a 5% increase over 2009. … Continue reading

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