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Environment & Ecology: Rural Water & Texas Cities, Copenhagen's Carbon Neutral Plan, California Solar Jobs, National Ecology Study

ENVIRONMENT & ECOLOGY

Don't Pump Rural Texas Dry for Cities 

San Antonio Express News

 

In Uvalde, we have experienced the drought as much as anybody; as mayor of that community and owner of a family farming operation, I have learned more about water politics and the cost of water than I bargained for.


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Copenhagen's Plan to Be Carbon Neutral 

Guardian UK, via: @futurecapetown

 

The Danish capital is moving rapidly toward a zero-carbon future, as it erects windfarms, transforms its citywide heating systems, promotes energy efficiency, and lures more people out of their cars and onto public transportation and bikes


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California Leads Country with Solar Jobs 

Sacramento Bee

 

California ranks first in the United States with 43,700 solar energy-related jobs, or nearly 37 percent of the national total, according to a new report by the Solar Foundation, a nonprofit solar research and education organization.


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Groundbreaking National Ecology Study Launched 

Deseret News

 

The first national-scale research platform designed to measure major environmental challenges is being developed in 20 "eco-climatic" areas - and five of its data collection sites are slated to be in Utah.


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