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My Turn: The climate marches past Alaska

...notes, "When the EPA couldn't pass its job-killing carbon tax through Congress, the EPA tried to regulate greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act. We fought to stop it." This accolade misses the mark on multiple levels, including...
Today in History

...Five years ago: Group of Eight leaders, including President Barack Obama, pledged to dramatically cut greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 as they met in L'Aquila, Italy. South Korea blamed North Korea for cyberattacks targeting its websites...
Expert: Impact of climate changes likely mixed for moose

...century by UAF's Scenarios Network for Alaska & Arctic Planning. Those forecasts are based on rising global greenhouse gas emissions, which most scientists believe are the primary driver of modern climate change.Under those scenarios, Fairbanks...
My Turn: Koch Brothers close Alaska refinery while buying false TV ads

...challenge dictates the need for a comprehensive solution that includes making polluters pay through a price on greenhouse gas emissions."A carbon tax is not mentioned. Neither is cap-and-trade. In short, the Koch brothers made that stuff...
Paper looks at a future without carnivores

...facing people such as population growth, meat consumption and exploitation of wild prey, livestock production, greenhouse gas emissions, food security, deforestation and desertification, and water quality/quantity with carnivore conservation...
Opinion: Alaska's environmental standards aren't the best in the world of eco-friendly businesses, completed a "green" rating of all the states. Greenopia looked at greenhouse gas emissions, energy and water consumption, air and water quality, recycling rate, renewable energy generation, number...
Begich says he doesn't support a carbon tax, takes aim at Koch brothers

...challenge dictates the need for a comprehensive solution that includes making polluters pay through a price on greenhouse gas emissions." Americans for Prosperity, in announcing the ad buy, included a link to the letter with that sentence underlined...
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Researchers say Arctic Ocean leaking methane

...Semiletov at UAF's International Arctic Research Center have spent more than a decade researching the Arctic's greenhouse gas emissions, along with scientists from Russia, Europe and the Lower 48.Shakhova, the lead author of the most recent...
CBJ launches sustainability website

...such as how to keep energy costs down and limit greenhouse gas emissions, and which construction products and methods...primary goal the plan is to reduce communitywide greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2032.Many of the steps outlined...
Group to sue to force polar bear recovery plan

...then-Interior Secretary Dirk Kempthorne said endangered species law would not be used to set climate policy or limit greenhouse gas emissions, a rule affirmed by the Obama administration.A status review, Siegel said, could bump polar bears up from...


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