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Alaska has resources to be global leader in energy

Climate expert: Alaska has resources to be global leader in energy

“Alaska is on the front lines of experiencing the impacts of a changing climate. The average temperature here in Alaska and across Northern Canada is changing twice as fast as the rest of the world,” said Hayhoe. “So what we’re seeing is longer wildfire seasons, more smoke days, invasive species spreading north, rising sea levels, thawing permafrost, crumbling coastlines, receding glaciers.”

 

Talking Climate with Christiane Amanpour & Bob Inglis

Katharine Hayhoe & Bob Inglis on Climate Change

CHRISTIANE AMANPOUR: What will it take, do you think, to convince people like Trump, the Trump administration, to listen to what ordinary people are saying with their votes at the ballot box? BOB INGLIS (R-SC), FORMER U.S. HOUSE REPRESENTATIVE: I’m not sure what would convince Trump.

 

Talking climate with communication expert Ed Maibach on NBC News

Co-Author Of Climate Change Report Responds To President Donald Trump | NBC News Signal

Following President Trump’s comments refuting a US government report on climate change, we talk to Katharine Hayhoe — one of the scientists who wrote it. She explains why it’s so hard to get Republicans and Democrats on the same page about climate change.