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OPINION: Cutting CO2 emissions the right thing to do

June 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

Earlier this month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed new rules that will force South Dakota utilities to decrease their total carbon dioxide emissions by 35 percent by 2030.

Fifteen years, 35 percent.

Certainly, this is som…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

With corporate help, Obama announces actions on renewable energy

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., – President Barack Obama announced steps on Friday to increase the use of solar panels, boost energy efficiency in federal buildings and train more people to work in the renewable energy field.

“It’s the right thing to do fo…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

THOMAS: Chicken Little style ‘science’

April 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

The cult centered on “global warming” alarmism is getting hot under the collar. People seem to have stopped paying attention and polls show “climate [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_original”,”fid”:”651533″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”",”class”:”m…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Letter to the editor: Polar Vortex related to climate change

April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

From Katya Gordon

Two Harbors

Today a friend and I skied the Korkki trail. Once again, conditions were perfect and once again, I wondered how long winter is going to last! While even snow-lovers like me are getting just a bit tired of our burie…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Experts say Americans are becoming weather wimps

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON (AP) — We’ve become weather wimps.

As the world warms, the United States is getting fewer bitter cold spells like the one that gripped much of the nation this week. So when a deep freeze strikes, scientists say, it seems more unprec…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Experts say Americans are becoming weather wimps

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON (AP) — We’ve become weather wimps.

As the world warms, the United States is getting fewer bitter cold spells like the one that gripped much of the nation this week. So when a deep freeze strikes, scientists say, it seems more unprec…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Climate change may have positive effect in ND

November 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO – Climate change may not be such a bad thing for North Dakota.

While other states report the negative effects of climate change, Adnan Akyuz, a North Dakota State climatologist, said the implications in North Dakota have made the climate m…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

OPINION: Why don’t US farmers believe in climate change?

July 24, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Even though agriculture is a major contributor to global warming, it may not matter whether farmers believe in the problem. Continue Reading

Wetlands research offers look at climate change

July 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

JAMESTOWN, N.D. Mother Nature is full of competitions that cause species to rise and fall with shifting climate conditions in the prairie potholes pockmarking the James River Valley. Continue Reading

President links Keystone XL pipeline approval to carbon emissions

June 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama says that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline project from Canada to Texas should only be approved if it doesn’t worsen carbon pollution. Continue Reading