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"Obama Plans Big Smart Grid Announcement"

"President Barack Obama will announce the largest investment of economic stimulus funds in clean energy during a visit to Florida, an Obama administration official said on Monday."

Source: Reuters, 10/27/2009

"Statisticians Reject Global Cooling"

A popular theory, put forth by anti-regulatory groups and non-scientists, that the earth is cooling rather than warming is just bunk, the AP has found. Independent statisticians, given global temperature data without knowing what it was, said there was no such cooling.

Source: AP, 10/27/2009

This AM: "Senate Panel Kicks off Climate Bill Drive"

"A Senate committee on Tuesday launches three long days of hearings on a Democratic climate bill in a bid to further convince an international summit in December that Washington is serious about tackling global warming."

Source: Reuters, 10/27/2009

"Energy Dept. Aid for Scientists on the Edge"

"The federal Energy Department will make good on a pledge for a bolder technology strategy on Monday, awarding research grants for ideas like bacteria that will make gasoline, enzymes that will capture carbon dioxide to counter global warming and batteries so cheap that they will allow the use of solar power all night long."

Source: NYTimes, 10/26/2009