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Fossil fuel subsidies dig world into economic, environmental hole –

Go to to see this on the RENewEconomy website By Sophie Vorrath on 13 November 2014 In the same week that a new study found that G20 nations, including Australia, were providing $US8
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Chris Hayes – All In on MSNBC explain new China deal on climate change – Video

Two important videos that do a great job of explaining the new deal with climate change, how this debunks the GOP argument against climate change, the inside story from the white house, and Josh Fox from the GasLand videos.  More info on agreement at
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Study: Energy storage will soon replace peaker plants –

See this article at at Robert Walton | November 13, 2014 Dive Brief: Energy storage options will be competitive or cheaper than the majority of simple cycle combustion turbin
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Bill McKibben’s Response to Historic Obama / China Agreement on Climate Change

As you may have heard, an historic movement in climate change discussions has occurred as the result of an agreement between President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping.  While encouraging, it is not our solution.  Bill McKibben (I consider him the father of the fight against cli
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