Tuesday, 6 September 2016

Humans Have Pushed Oceans to Their Absolute Limit, Warns Report

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Oceans protected us from worst effects of climate change by absorbing most of humans' CO2 emissions, report finds, but they can't take anymore—and will soon release that CO2 back into the air. Story here.

Enbridge Spreads Tentacles to Acquire Spectra, Creating 'Pipeline Enemy #1'

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Merger 'would only enhance the power of the oil and gas industry to manipulate the energy marketplace and encourage the continued use of fracking,' says Wenonah Hauter. Story here.