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Engineers Give Georgia Infrastructure a Grade of 'C'

Article: Engineers Give Georgia Infrastructure a Grade of 'C'

ATLANTA, Georgia, January 14, 2009 (ENS) – The 2009 Georgia Infrastructure Report Card, released on Tuesday by the Georgia Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers, gave the state’s infrastructure a cumulative grade of ‘C.’ The engineers concluded that Georgia’s infrastructure requires an investment of more than $150 billion over the next 30 years…

UN: Glaciers Melt at Record Rate Across a Warming World

Article: UN: Glaciers Melt at Record Rate Across a Warming World

ZURICH, Switzerland, March 16, 2008 (ENS) – European glaciers are among the hardest hit, but most of the world’s glaciers are melting at a record pace as global warming accelerates, the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, announced today. Data from close to 30 reference glaciers in nine mountain ranges indicate that between the years 2004-2005…