Contributed by Robert Lyman © 2016 Robert Lyman is an energy economist and formerly a public servant for 27 years and a diplomat for a decade. In December 2015, at the Conference of the Parties to the Framework Convention on Climate Changes in Paris (COP21), the parties reached agreement on the desirability of reducing greenhouse gas … Continue reading CHINA, INDIA AND COP21
“The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” ― George Orwell Premier Notley said in her "State of the Province" address on Oct. 19, 2016, that "On few files was our province more poorly served than by elected officials, from this province, who claimed – with a … Continue reading Alberta’s First Climate Leadership Plan was Established in 2002
By William D. Balgord Reprinted with permission Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch The Union of Concerned Scientists, a not-for-profit advocacy group based in Cambridge, Mass., recently issued a report that drew immediate response from news outlets. UCS projects 17 U.S. military facilities, including Norfolk Naval Base, will have to deal with frequent flooding events from rising seas by … Continue reading SEA-LEVEL RISE William Balgord column: Will the Atlantic threaten Norfolk Naval Base?