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Tears at bedtime: are children’s books on environment causing climate anxiety?

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/feb/27/tears-at-bedtime-greta-thunberg-effect-behind-boom-in-childrens-climate-crisis-booksPublished By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://https://www.findclimateanswers.com/tears-at-bedtime-are-childrens-books-on-environment-causing-climate-anxiety/ Greta Thunberg-effect behind sales boom in books on everything from plastic waste to endangered wildlife I’m reading one of a small forest’s-worth of beautiful new picture […]

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Solar accounted for 2.6% of U.S. electrical generation in 2019 — a 15% increase over 2018

https://www.solarpowerworldonline.com/2020/02/solar-accounted-for-2-6-of-u-s-electrical-generation-in-2019-a-15-increase-over-2018/Renewable energy sources (biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind) accounted for 18.2% of net domestic electrical generation during 2019, according to a SUN DAY Campaign analysis of just-released data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). […]

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Cracks emerge in the oil lobby over climate change

https://www.axios.com/big-oil-lobbying-climate-change-00292385-f4f3-4042-a184-50adb6d60391.htmlEuropean-based oil giants’ evolving steps on climate change are cracking — but not yet rupturing — the industry’s lobbying and advocacy relationships in the U.S. Driving the news: This morning BP said it’s leaving three groups […]