NewEnergyNews: THE GREATER THREAT

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While the OFFICE of President remains in highest regard at NewEnergyNews, this administration's position on climate change makes it impossible to regard THIS president with respect. Below is the NewEnergyNews theme song until 2020.

The challenge now: To make every day Earth Day.

YESTERDAY

  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: Common Ground In Texas On How To Drive Utilities To New Energy
  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: Are Electricity Customers Ready For Dynamic Pricing?
  • THE DAY BEFORE

  • TODAY’S STUDY: Using Economics To Grow Energy Efficiency Habits
  • QUICK NEWS, February 20: Cities’ Climate Fight Sets Goals; Solar On Every Roof; Wave Power For Ocean Water Desalination
  • THE DAY BEFORE THE DAY BEFORE

  • TODAY’S STUDY: Rewarding Utilities For Giving Customers What Customers Want
  • QUICK NEWS, February 19: The Campaign To Get Conservatives To Fight Climate Change; A Perfect Match Of Distribute Energy And The Grid; U.S. Navy Moves On Wave Energy
  • THE DAY BEFORE THAT

  • Weekend Video: Colbert Nails EPA Head Pruitt
  • Weekend Video: Ocean Life And Offshore Wind, Better Together
  • Weekend Video: Australia’s 50,000 Home Virtual Power Plant
  • THE LAST DAY UP HERE

  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-Get Ready ‘Cause Here It Comes
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-World Power Grids Are Ready For New Energy
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-World Wind Numbers Reach New Highs
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-Global Data Giants Drive New Energy Growth
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    Founding Editor Herman K. Trabish

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    Some details about NewEnergyNews and the man behind the curtain: Herman K. Trabish, Agua Dulce, CA., Doctor with my hands, Writer with my head, Student of New Energy and Human Experience with my heart

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  • THINGS-TO-THINK-ABOUT THURSDAY, February 22:

  • Using Music In The Climate Fight
  • Biggest U.S. Wind Nears Go In Oklahoma
  • Wave Power From The Heart
  • EVs Are A Win For Everybody

    Thursday, February 12, 2015

    THE GREATER THREAT

    Climate Change a Greater Threat Than Terrorism, White House Says

    Jonathan Karl, February 10, 2015 (ABC News)

    “…President Obama [recently] said the media ‘absolutely’ overstates the threat of terrorism in comparison to the threat of climate change…[and added that crime stories and fires are] what folks watch…[and] problems of terrorism and dysfunction and chaos, along with plane crashes and a few other things…[are the equivalent of] covering international affairs…[while climate change] is happening at such a broad scale and at such a complex system, it's a hard story for the media to tell on a day-to-day basis...Press Secretary Josh Earnest explained [that] the White House views climate change as a greater threat than terrorism…[because] there are many more people on -- on an annual basis who have to confront the impact -- the direct impact on their lives -- of climate change, or on the spread of a disease, than on terrorism…[M]ore people are directly affected by those things than by terrorism…[E]ven the Department of Defense has spoken to the significant threat that climate change poses to our national security interests…because of the impact that it can have on countries with less well developed infrastructure…” click here for more

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