About: Hurricane Sandy

Hedegaard: Hurricane Sandy ‘in line with’ climate predictions

EU Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard has put Hurricane Sandy in the same bracket as a series of extreme weather events predicted by climate scientists.
Development Policy 31-10-2012

Hurricane Sandy influenced by global warming, climate scientist says

Anthropogenic climate change has contributed to sea surface warming, influencing the intensity of storms like Hurricane Sandy, a leading climate scientist has told EURACTIV.
Global Europe 29-10-2012

Hurricane Sandy disrupts US election

Hurricane Sandy blew the US presidential race off course over the weekend even before it came ashore, forcing Republican Mitt Romney to shift his campaign inland and fuelling fears that the massive storm bearing down on the East Coast could disrupt early voting.