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The Obama Clean Energy Plan Moves Us Past the False Debate Over Climate Change

David Ropeik | Posted 08.05.2015 | Green
David Ropeik

The EPA/Obama plan to reduce CO2 emissions from energy generation has moved the goal posts. The argument now, in the courts, in the policy arenas, and certainly in the financial world, will be more about how we act to moderate the risk, not whether we should.

The Climate March Will Break Records But Will It Encourage More Environmental Media Coverage?

Betsy Rosenberg | Posted 11.19.2014 | Green
Betsy Rosenberg

It's time to disrupt the media status quo on climate silence, connect the green weather dots and invite the rest of America to join the conversation.

G-8 Failure Reflects U.S. Failure on Climate Change

Dr. James Hansen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dr. James Hansen

The American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 is no more fit to rescue our climate than a V-2 rocket was to land a man on the moon.

India Will Reject Curbs On Its CO2 Emissions | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

India will not accept limits on its greenhouse gas emissions at climate talks later this year and instead will focus on economic growth and lifting it...

G8 Leaders Endorse 50% Emmisions Cut, but With No Specific Targets

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

The G8 Statement's lack of requiring that carbon emissions reduction targets be met was seen as a result of US resistance, and will doubtless raise questions among both environmentalists and businesses.

James Hansen's Warning to the G8: We've Exceeded Safe C02 Levels

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

Hansen opens with current climate status: the loss of sea ice, the approaching tipping points, the effects on people and wildlife, the unstoppable sea level rise, shifting of climate zones and more.

Permafrost Threatened by Rapid Retreat of Arctic Sea Ice

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

A new study warns that the integrity of carbon and methane sequestering permafrost is threatened by the rapid retreat of Arctic Sea Ice, and this summer may see the first ice-free North Pole for the first time in recorded history.

EPA Documents Bombshell: EPA Administrator's global warming warning withheld by White House

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

This revelation comes after President Bush evoked executive privilege to withhold information on his intervention in the lowering of the rural and California smog standards.

President Bush Claims Executive Privilege in EPA Investigation

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

Today the President has asserted executive privilege to prevent the Committee from learning why he and his staff overruled EPA.

Private Jet Sharing Cuts Guilt and C02 for the Eco Rich

The Guardian | Karen McVeigh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's the ultimate dilemma for the seriously rich with a conscience - how to enjoy private jet travel without the guilt about carbon footprints. But no...