The latest data from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency's (NOAA) Earth Systems Research Laboratory shows that carbon dioxide levels have reached the highest the laboratory has ever recorded in its 50 year history.
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has raised the amount of ethanol that can be blended in gasoline from 10% (E10) to 15% (E15) for passenger vehicles manufactured between 2001-2006.
It’s a sly, behind-the-scenes tour de force, but one that the Obama Administration clearly seems to believe is worth its time and attention. Particularly now that Republicans hold a majority in the House.
New research produced by scientists at the University of Calgary and Environment Canada's climate centre at the University of Victoria shows that even if the world stops emitting carbon dioxide right now, it will still be subjected to cataclysmic climate change.