States & Cities Are Driving Climate & Clean Energy Progress

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 23:02:46 +0000

Part of NRDC’s Series Reviewing 2020 Climate & Clean Energy Developments

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Dangerous heat grips wide stretch of the South and Midwest

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 22:42:43 +0000

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.  — Forecasters are warning about days of scorching, dangerous heat across a wide stretch of the U.S. South and Midwest, where the heat index will feel as high as 117 degrees (47 Celsius) in some spots.

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More evacuations in Midwest as floodwaters head downstream

Credit to Author: Dennis Maliwanag| Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2019 22:41:10 +0000

More evacuations in Midwest as floodwaters head downstream

Residents in parts of southwestern Iowa were forced out of their homes Sunday as a torrent of Missouri River water flowed over and through levees, putting them in a situation similar to hundreds of people in neighboring Nebraska who have been displaced by the late-winter flood.

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Midwest awaits spring-like thaw just days after bitter cold

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:40:44 +0000

US weather

CHICAGO  — The bitter cold that gripped the Midwest forced commuters to bundle up like polar explorers. By early next week, many of those same people might get by with a light jacket.

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