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A study released Friday by the Union of Concerned Scientists shows News Corp misleads on climate change. The UCS reports that two of the most popular news outlets in the US, Fox News and the Wall Street Journal, do not appropriately handle the issue.
U.S. emissions have dropped 7.7% since 2006 due to the rapid switch from dirtier coal to cleaner shale gas. All this cheap gas came from a concerted, public-private effort dating back to the mid-1970s to cheaply extract gas from shale.