February 2017 was second-warmest February on record


Living on Earth: an excellent weekend hourlong environmental radio show, available online any time

The Daily Climate: information on climate you can trust

Statistics on global climate change -- while they last, at NASA

Climate Central: "An independent organization of leading scientists and journalists researching and reporting the facts about our changing climate and its impact on the public."

Climate action and activism, see: 350.org and Greenpeace


Solar Employs More Workers Than Coal, Oil And Natural Gas Combined
By Lorraine Chow, www.ecowatch.com January 20th, 2017
Posted on popularresistance.org

"U.S. solar employs more workers than any other energy industry, including coal, oil and natural gas combined, according to the U.S. Department of Energy’s second annual U.S. Energy and Employment Report.

6.4 million Americans now work in the traditional energy and the energy efficiency sector, which added more than 300,000 net new jobs in 2016, or 14 percent of the nation’s job growth." more