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Average U.S. temperature increases by 0.5 degrees F -- New 1981-2010 'normals' to be released this week

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According to the 1981-2010 normals to be released by NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) on July 1, temperatures across the United States were on average, approximately 0.5 degree F warmer than the 1971-2000 time period. ... Read more about Average U.S. temperature increases by 0.5 degrees F -- New 1981-2010 'normals' to be released this week

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Scenario To Cap World Emissions By 2020 Is Fading Fast, Warns IEA Economist

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From his perch as chief economist for the International Energy Agency (IEA), Fatih Birol is virtually shouting his global warming predictions from the Paris rooftops.

Unless the United States, Europe, China, India and the other emerging economies get on a crash course to slash greenhouse gases, Birol contends, world leaders can simply forget about one of their oft-talked-about goals: stabilizing the average global temperature rise at 2 degrees Celsius. ... Read more about Scenario To Cap World Emissions By 2020 Is Fading Fast, Warns IEA Economist

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