PHOTOS: Incredible Renovation of London’s Historic King’s Cross Station is Complete

March 14, 2012 by  
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New Report Finds 3.7 Million U.S. Residents at Risk from Rising Sea Levels

March 14, 2012 by  
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A new report from Climate Central presents troubling data to suggest that rising sea levels , a result of global warning, could cause significant areas of the U.S. coastline to be flooded by the end of the century. The report, “Surging Seas: Sea level rise, storms & global warming: a threat to the US Coast” highlights risks posed to Florida and Louisiana, and found that California, New York and New Jersey are also particularly vulnerable to rising tides. Noting that “Global warming has raised sea level about 8 inches since 1880,” the report’s authors found that scientists expect the seas to rise another 20-80 inches by 2100, dependent on the rate that  climate change progresses. Read the rest of New Report Finds 3.7 Million U.S. Residents at Risk from Rising Sea Levels Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: carbon emissions , century floods , century storms , climate central , Climate Change , coal pollution , coastal inundation , florida flooding , global warming , louisiana flooding , melting glaciers , national elevation dataset , national oceanic atmpospheric administration , new york flooding , rising tide , Sea Levels , surging seas , urban flooding

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U.S. Solar Power Industry Growth Hits New Records

March 14, 2012 by  
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The United States is demanding green energy and the proof is in the pudding. A new report shows that 2011 saw more than double the solar panels installed from the previous year, and 2012 has already started to look even stronger. The study, released by GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association showed that the solar industry pulled in $8.4 billion last year. Read the rest of U.S. Solar Power Industry Growth Hits New Records Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco design , green design , Green energy U.S. , GTM Research , Solar energy in the United States , Solar Energy Industries Association , solar installation increase , Solar market , sustainable design

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PHOTOS: Amazing Renovation of King’s Cross Station & New Western Concourse In Progress

August 15, 2011 by  
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