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Trade groups speak out against Gore skepticism on natural gas


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Gas industry trade groups are speaking out on comments from former Vice President Al Gore that cast doubt on the use of natural gas to fight climate change. For example, Gore did not acknowledge that … Read More


Alaska, Midwest likely to weather climate change best


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People who live in Alaska and the Midwest are likely to suffer the effects of climate change substantially later than people who live in the Southwest, the Southeast and on the East Coast, researchers… Read More