mtaft
Molly Taft
mtaft
Writing about climate change, renewable energy, and Big Oil/Big Gas/Big Everything for Earther. Formerly of the Center for Public Integrity & Nexus Media News. I'm very tall & have a very short dog.

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no idea what you’re trying to critique here my guy, but my education was great, thanks, glad you apparently googled me and thanks for reading :) Read more

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i love writing them as much as you love reading them! Read more

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the 50-50 quote comes directly from the update from the world meteorological organization, which is an agency of the UN comprised of dozens of weather stations across the globe. but okay Read more

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you’re right! we love the earth wind map at earther :) Read more

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no shame, we at earther genuinely just thought it was funny that his car runs on wine and cheese lol Read more

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absolutely there are better uses! the issue is no one is buying the nuclear because it’s so expensive, even though we need that carbon-free power when wind and solar are offline. plants are sitting there producing power that essentially no one is using while losing money and coming closer to closing. Read more

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doesn’t change that at all, but if the industry insists on continuing to exist, they may as well support a financially struggling carbon free form of electricity while they’re at it Read more

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i actually had a shoutout to sam bee’s coverage that i now realize somehow got edited out! def should have clarified that she’s the standout here :) Read more

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thanks for this, you’re right! we’ve updated the story with a correction. Read more

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nope! there was a new feature that got rolled out without warning and added a tag to a bunch of pieces today. should be fixed now. Read more

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