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Letter: Empire portrays SEACC as the boogeyman

...alone, however, does not keep salmon streams from being poisoned, keep forests productive for wildlife, keep greenhouse gases out of the atmosphere, and prevent hundreds of millions from being spent on follies like the road. For that you...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-01/letter-empire-portrays-seacc-boogeyma
Letters
My Turn: The climate marches past Alaska

...difference does it make if Alaska does nothing about greenhouse gases in the atmosphere?" Turns out according to the Mitigation...carbon tax through Congress, the EPA tried to regulate greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act. We fought to stop...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-28/my-turn-climate-marches-past-alaska
Opinion
Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...the wind, not increases in greenhouse gases related to global warming...explaining ocean warming than greenhouse gases.It was greeted with skepticism...predates the big increases in greenhouse gases, and an ocean cooling period...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-22/study-links-changing-winds-warming-paci
State
Antarctic sea ice growth does not negate climate change

...recent years because of increased concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere and the presence of the ozone hole...melt no matter what humans did to stem emissions of greenhouse gases. That segment alone has the potential to raise global...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-03/antarctic-sea-ice-growth-does-not-neg
Not For Web
Today in History

...sentence.)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...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-08/today-history
Local
My Turn: New CO2 rule should be applied to oil, gas industries

...will do little to reduce Alaska's emissions, where electric utilities contribute only a small part of Alaska's greenhouse gas total. The 2008 State of Alaska GHG Inventory estimates that, while total GHG emissions in Alaska are about 53 million...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-06/my-turn-new-co2-rule-should-be-applie
Opinion
Expert: Impact of climate changes likely mixed for moose

...this 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...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-26/expert-impact-climate-changes-likely-mi
State
Energy Dep't seeks methane hydrate proposals

...puzzle, it's uncertain exactly how it could be used.Critics say burning methane will exacerbate the world's greenhouse gas problem and contribute to warming. Unburned methane released into the atmosphere is 20 times more effective at trapping...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-04-14/energy-dept-seeks-methane-hydrate-propo
State
DamNation Documentary screening in Juneau

...studies are dismissing the notion of "clean" hydropower by showing that dams and their reservoirs are actual major greenhouse gas emitters worldwide. The Susitna River Coalition supports reduced electricity needs through efficiency and conservation...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-23/damnation-documentary-screening-june
Outdoors
My Turn: Koch Brothers close Alaska refinery while buying false TV ads

...this 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...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-03-18/my-turn-koch-brothers-close-alaska-re
Opinion

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