Monthly Archives: February 2014

A Conservative’s Middle Ground Solution for Climate Change

Daniel Turner is a multimedia journalist who has filed stories from Iowa to Indonesia. He now covers energy and environmental issues for Climate Nexus. Turner contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.
Listening to the political discourse surrounding environmental issues today, you'd be forgiven for forgetting that "conservative" and "conservation" used to go hand-in-hand in the United States. President Richard Nixon expanded the Clean Air Act and initiated the Safe Drinking Water Act, president Ronald Reagan...
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Natural Gas Retreats as Milder Weather to Follow Winter Storm

Natural gas futures retreated in New York on speculation that a winter storm in the East this week will give way to milder weather that will reduce demand for the heating fuel. Gas fell less than 1 percent as MDA Weather Services predicted a warm-up will spread above-normal temperatures across most of the lower 48 states from Feb. 17 through Feb. 21. A government report tomorrow will probably show a supply drop for last week that exceeded the five-year average by 43 percent, according to Read more