“Clean renewable energy not only uses half the water as dirty 20th Century oil, gas, and coal,” stated Weber, “but it also doesn’t contribute to the climate change that fuels these types of debilitating weather events.”

As the United States deals with both drought and snow, the UK has been hit by catastrophic flooding and winds, causing what has been called “almost unparalleled natural crisis.”

While a new report from the UK’s national weather service, the Met Office, said that “As yet, there is no definitive answer on the possible contribution of climate change to the recent storminess,” the body’s chief scientist, Julia Slingo, said, “But all the evidence suggests there is a link to climate change.”


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