Damian Carrington

Damian Carrington is the head of environment at the Guardian

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Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 7:47am
Trouble in High Places from the Shard to the Arctic
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Friday, November 2, 2012 - 3:04pm
If Sandy Doesn't Destroy Obama's Climate Cowardice, What Will?
Could the backing of Barack Obama by the mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg be "the most important news story of all time"?
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Saturday, September 15, 2012 - 2:18pm
Vanishing Arctic Ice Is the Planet's White Flag of Surrender
Our planet is waving the white flag of surrender. But as the polar flag becomes ever more tattered, with holes scorched by hotter ocean waters, humanity pumps ever more globe-warming gases into the air.
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Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 8:20am
Busting the Carbon and Cost Myths of Germany's Nuclear Exit
With the UK taking another step towards supporting new nuclear power on Tuesday – at either no extra cost to the consumer if you believe ministers, or substantial cost if you believe most others – it's worth taking a look at what actually happens when you phase out nuclear power in a large, industrial nation.
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Sunday, December 11, 2011 - 9:07am
Climate Deal: A Guarantee Our Children Will Be Worse Off Than Us
After the feast of words in Durban , comes the reckoning: the deal ensures beyond doubt that our children will be worse off than we have been. Unlike the economic debt currently transfixing the attention of world's leaders, it appears possible to them that we can put our climate debt on the never-never.
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