Published on Monday, September 21, 2015 by Common Dreams by Jon Queally, staff writer The melting of the Earth’s permafrost could unleash hundreds of billions of tons stored CO2 and methane by the end of this century, warned prominent researchers on Monday, with resulting economic costs that could reach $43 trillion in damages related to the runaway impacts of […]
Published on Tuesday, August 04, 2015 by Common Dreams by Lauren McCauley, staff writer The amount of methane being leaked from natural gas production sites has been hugely underestimated, according to a “bombshell” new study released on Tuesday. In a paper published at Energy & Science Engineering, expert and gas industry consultant Touché Howard argues that a much-heralded 2013 […]
A simple and useful way to reduce methane formation in landfills is to compost food waste year round
The human species is meant to be a steward of the planet, not a plunderer, rapist – From Climate Place we have an interesting demonstration of what invisible, but never the less deadly greenhouse gasses look like.