Joseph Romm

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Name: Joseph Romm
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

A New Wind Turbine Generates Back The Energy It Takes To Build It In Just 6 Months

A new study finds that wind turbines have an energy payback of 6 months, which is comparable to the best solar photovoltaic systems. In other words, in their first six months of operation, large wind turbines produce the same total amount of energy that ... [Published The Energy Collective - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

World Bank: Fighting Climate Change Would Boost Global Economy Up To $2.6 Trillion A Year

Expanding public transit in India is one of the policies recommended in the new World Bank report. CREDIT: ShutterstockAn important new World Bank report concludes that just a few key policies aimed at cutting carbon pollution would boost the global economy. ... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Hottest Spring On Record Globally, Reports Japan Meteorological Agency

The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported Monday that March-May was the hottest in more than 120 years of record-keeping. It was also the hottest May on record.This is especially noteworthy because we’re still waiting for the start of El Niño. It ... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 21 2014]
Entities: Joseph Romm, El Niño, Japan
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

Krugman: In The Real War On Coal, The Mining Industry Won And Workers Lost

Paul Krugman has another column in the New York Times explaining that slashing carbon pollution has a small economic impact while “the consequences will be terrible if we don’t take quick action.”For those raising concerns about the impact on coal miners, ... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 15 2014]
Entities: Paul Krugman, Coal, REAL WAR
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 3 reports

22 Devastating Effects Of Climate Change

Major negative effects of climate change are here now and they’re only getting worse, as shown by recent reports from the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change (IPCC) and the White House among others.The greenhouse gas emissions that ... [Published Business Insider Australia - Jun 11 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 2 reports

Midday open thread: El Niño could make this record heat year, unraveling Iraq, mapping gun deaths

Today's comic by Matt Bors is Mmmm Soylent : If the Las Vegas killers had been Muslims, would the media call them "terrorists"?“Without a doubt, if these individuals had been Muslim, it not only would be called ‘terrorism’ but it would have made national ... [Published Daily Kos - Jun 11 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 11 2014 - 2 reports

Will 2014 Be the Hottest Year on Record?

We're hearing more and more about our pending global El Niño. NOAA now says the odds are 70 percent that we'll have an El Niño event develop by this summer, and even higher after that. Other experts put the odds higher still. What's more, the ocean and ... [Published Mother Jones - Jun 10 2014]
First reported Jun 09 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

Clean hydrogen advances amid increases...

Once relegated to the realm of science projects, hydrogen fuel cells are starting to displace fossil fuels as a means of powering cars, homes and businesses.On Tuesday, in the latest addition to mainstream fuel-cell use, Hyundai Motor will begin deliveries ... [Published IOL - Jun 09 2014]
First reported Jun 08 2014 - Updated Jun 08 2014 - 1 reports

Two Steps Remain Before Obama Can Claim A Genuine Climate Legacy

CREDIT: ShutterstockThe Obama Administration took the most serious step toward limiting carbon pollution of any in history. And besides its proposed rules for power plant carbon pollution, the White House has already helped bring about an explosion in ... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 08 2014]
First reported Jun 05 2014 - Updated Jun 06 2014 - 2 reports

Hydrogen fuel finally graduating from lab to city streets

A Daimler AG Mercedes-Benz F-Cell vehicle is fueled at a public hydrogen pumping station in Fountain Valley. California is participating in an eight-state effort to get 3.3 million zero-emission cars on the road by 2025, powered by either fuel cells or ... [Published Fuel Fix - Jun 05 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 02 2014 - 1 reports

Krugman: Climate Action Is 'Remarkably Cheap,' New EPA Rules Would Give 'U.S. Economy A Boost'

CREDIT: ShutterstockNobel prize-winning economist Paul Krugman explains for the umpteenth time that climate action is super cheap — and that even the pro-pollution U.S. Chamber of Commerce agrees.What would be the cost to the U.S. of moderate carbon pollution ... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 02 2014]
First reported May 31 2014 - Updated May 31 2014 - 1 reports

Yale Poll: Americans Much More Worried About 'Global Warming' Than 'Climate Change'

Do we finally have the answer to the age-old (decade old?) question of what term is better for climate hawks to use: “global warming” or “climate change”?In new polling by the Climate Change Communication efforts of Yale and George Mason, “global warming” ... [Published The Energy Collective - May 31 2014]

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A New Wind Turbine Generates Back The Energy It... [Published The Energy Collective - Jul 03 2014]
World Bank: Fighting Climate Change Would Boost... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 26 2014]
Hottest Spring On Record Globally, Reports Japa... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 21 2014]
Krugman: In The Real War On Coal, The Mining In... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 15 2014]
22 Devastating Effects Of Climate Change [Published Business Insider Australia - Jun 11 2014]
22 Devastating Effects Of Climate Change [Published Business Insider - Jun 11 2014]
22 Devastating Effects Of Climate Change [Published Clusterstock - Jun 11 2014]
Midday open thread: El Niño could make this rec... [Published Daily Kos - Jun 11 2014]
Midday open thread: El Niño could make this rec... [Published Daily Kos - Jun 11 2014]
Will 2014 Be the Hottest Year on Record? [Published Mother Jones - Jun 10 2014]
Will 2014 Be the Hottest Year on Record? [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Jun 10 2014]
Clean hydrogen advances amid increases... [Published IOL - Jun 09 2014]
Two Steps Remain Before Obama Can Claim A Genui... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 08 2014]
Hydrogen fuel finally graduating from lab to ci... [Published Fuel Fix - Jun 05 2014]
Clean Hydrogen Advances Amid Fuel Cell Technolo... [Published Washington Post - Jun 05 2014]
Krugman: Climate Action Is 'Remarkably Cheap,' ... [Published The Energy Collective - Jun 02 2014]
Yale Poll: Americans Much More Worried About 'G... [Published The Energy Collective - May 31 2014]
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22 Devastating Effects Of Climate Change [Published Clusterstock - Jun 11 2014]
Major negative effects of climate change are here now and they're only getting worse, as shown by recent reports from the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change (IPCC) and the White House  among others. The greenhouse gas emissions ...
Midday open thread: El Niño could make this rec... [Published Daily Kos - Jun 11 2014]
Today's comic by Matt Bors is Mmmm Soylent : If the Las Vegas killers had been Muslims, would the media call them "terrorists"?  “Without a doubt, if these individuals had been Muslim, it not only would be called ‘terrorism’ but it would have made ...
Will 2014 Be the Hottest Year on Record? [Published MoJo Articles | Mother Jones - Jun 10 2014]
We're hearing more and more about our pending global El Niño. NOAA now says the odds are 70 percent that we'll have an El Niño event develop by this summer, and even higher after that. Other experts put the odds higher still . What's more, the ocean ...
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