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Pentagon bracing for public dissent over climate and energy shocks

Pentagon bracing for public dissent over climate and energy shocks | The Great Transition | Scoop.it
Nafeez Ahmed: NSA Prism is motivated in part by fears that environmentally-linked disasters could spur anti-government activism
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Brilliant must-read analysis in the Guardian by security and sustainability expert Nafeez Ahmed on the links between PRISM and the world's climate and energy emergency.

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Military green investments could hit $10B by 2030

Military green investments could hit $10B by 2030 | The Great Transition | Scoop.it

"Defense Department policy shifts toward using more clean energy in order to increase national security and save money, which could have far-reaching effects, according to Pew."

How the military is becoming the frontrunner towards sustainability.

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U.S. Military Forges Ahead with Plans to Combat Climate Change:

U.S. Military Forges Ahead with Plans to Combat Climate Change: | The Great Transition | Scoop.it
Climate policy may be a minefield for politicians but the Pentagon sees liabilities from global warming and is both reducing the armed forces greenhouse gas emissions and preparing for climate impacts...

 

Everywhere the military is greening its operations and preparing for energy and resource emergency scenarios. What do these guys know that we are not allowed to know?

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