On December 7, we wrote a post about Katharine Hayhoe who was the subject of a recent article in Texas Monthly magazine and contributed to the acclaimed National Geographic series, “Years of Living Dangerously“. Katharine received her PhD in atmospheric science from the University of Illinois and teaches at Texas Tech University. Interfaith Power & Light […]
Jerry Elmer, a senior lawyer at the Conservation Law Foundation, contributed an op-ed that appears in today’s Providence Journal explaining the profound consequences of the proposed Invenergy plant at Burrillville. If you missed it in today’s print edition, click this link.
The World Meteorological Organization posted a helpful article “(Un)Natural Disasters: Communicating Linkages Between Extreme Events and Climate Change“. The article cites expert work to determine correlations between extreme weather events and global warming. This is an article you will want to share with those who question the magnitude of the threats presented by climate change.
The Environmental Protection Agency has published helpful two page fact sheets to explain the impact of climate change on each of the 50 states. Click this link for the RI fact sheet.