Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup

Brought to You by SEPP (www.SEPP.org) The Science and Environmental Policy Project ################################################### Quote of the Week: If Canada continues to extract oil from its tar sands, “it will be game over for the climate.” James Hansen, NYT ################################################### Number of the Week: 20 Billion Gallons ################################################### THIS WEEK: By Ken Haapala, Executive Vice President,…

Onset of the Next Glaciation

Guest post by David Archibald Baby boomers like me have enjoyed the most benign period in human history. The superpower nuclear standoff gave us fifty years of relative peace, we had cheap energy from inherent over-supply of oil, grain supply increased faster than population growth and the climate warmed due to the highest solar activity…