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31 August 2014

How Hot Is Your City?

You’ve probably heard about the urban heat island effect, but I┬ábet you do not realize is how much it affects your weather (and how much it costs you in cooling costs). The folks at Climate Central put out a report this month that breaks down how large the temperature differences are between some cities, and the rural areas surrounding them. The report makes it obvious that we are paying a …

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