Complete Article From the publisher.American insurer Allstate has announced pre-tax catastrophe losses for the month of November of $685 million ($541 million, after-tax), of which $670 million ($529 million, after-tax) is attributable to California’s Camp […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Horace Mann Educators Corporation, an insurance and retirement solutions company for U.S educators and school employees, has estimated that it will incur losses of between $38 million and $39 million (pre-tax) […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Beazley, the specialist re/insurer with a focus on Lloyd’s, has announced an estimate of its potential losses from the recent California wildfires, putting them at $40 million, after accounting for reinsurance. […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) is asking the Senate to provide federal assistance to vineyards that suffered smoke exposure from wildfires.
Complete Article From the publisher.It’s kind of a cliché — albeit an accurate one — that climate is rarely the tip of Democrats’ political spear. Pew Research Center polls consistently show it’s far from the public’s […]
Complete Article From the publisher.“60 Minutes” reveals what firefighters saw as the deadliest wildfire in California history destroyed the town of Paradise
Complete Article From the publisher.Forest fires in California this year released carbon emissions equivalent to the amount produced to power the state’s electricity for one year, according to a new analysis from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).&…
Complete Article From the publisher.New research from Penn State and Smithsonian Institute links a large rise in wildfires nearly 10 million years ago (Miocene epoch) with a major shift in vegetation on land, as indicated […]
Complete Article From the publisher.Ancient wildfires played a crucial role in the formation and spread of grasslands like those that now cover large parts of the Earth.
Complete Article From the publisher. Atlantic and polar cod face a double whammy as the planet warms: rising ocean temperatures and acidification could cut reproduction by nearly two-thirds, study says. By Bob Berwyn In the […]