Cities May Soak Up 10x More Carbon Emissions Than Accounted For

July 12, 2011 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Cities May Soak Up 10x More Carbon Emissions Than Accounted For

photo: Paul Sturgess / Creative Commons Except in the most concrete of the concrete jungles of cities, our urban centers probably absorb far more carbon emissions than current calculations assume. That’s the word from a new study examining the carbon storage potential of cities in the Journal of Applied Ecology

The rest is here:
Cities May Soak Up 10x More Carbon Emissions Than Accounted For

Fracking Could Damage New York & Pennsylvania Tourism, Too

July 12, 2011 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Fracking Could Damage New York & Pennsylvania Tourism, Too

Another study showing how fracking is hardly an unqualified good as it’s proponents would have you believe: A new study shows that while in the short term hydraulic fracturing wells will likely have little impact on tourism, over time the increased industrialization of the landscape that comes with fracking could do serious damage to tourism….

Read more from the original source: 
Fracking Could Damage New York & Pennsylvania Tourism, Too

Bad Behavior has blocked 1197 access attempts in the last 7 days.