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Let's Have the President's Back on Climate Change

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse

Here's the dirty little secret the polluting industries don't want you to know: We, the American people, are already paying the costs of their carbon pollution. You and I are picking up the tab as they freeload.

Obama's Climate Plan and What It Means for States

Karen Laughlin | Posted 08.28.2013 | Green
Karen Laughlin

A solid library of state-driven experience across the country will provide Congress, states, and stakeholders the opportunity to use our state laboratory to build the most cost-effective, adaptable, and efficient national system.

The Politics of Energy Is Changing

Mohamed Nasheed | Posted 08.28.2013 | Green
Mohamed Nasheed

Bad energy policy is not just polluting our planet; it is polluting our politics, and warping international relations. It is the invisible force holding nations in thrall to dictators, causing conflicts and repressing human rights.

Latin America Prioritizes This Global Issue Higher Than U.S., Poll Finds

VOXXI | Luis Carlos Lopez | Posted 06.28.2013 | Latino Voices

Despite President Barack Obama’s efforts in promoting sweeping measures to fight climate change, a new study indicates most Americans don’t see so...

'Green News Report' - June 27, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.27.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Alex Bogusky's Unlikely Journey From Ad Man to Social Entrepreneurship Booster

Rachael Chong | Posted 08.26.2013 | Impact
Rachael Chong

Once called the creative director of the decade, Bogusky is now helping shape the message of everyone from Al Gore to budding worldchangers. Homeless...

Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline Fails Presidential Climate Test

Susan Casey-Lefkowitz | Posted 08.26.2013 | Green
Susan Casey-Lefkowitz

Mr. President, we have clear evidence that tar sands development causes higher carbon pollution than conventional oil. And we have clear evidence that the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline will drive expansion of the tar sands. Keystone XL gets a failing grade on the presidential climate test.

Obama's Climate Plan Will Bring Important Benefits for the Latino Community

Adrianna Quintero | Posted 08.26.2013 | Latino Voices
Adrianna Quintero

It's our moral obligation to future generations to leave them a healthy planet. This plan will tackle climate change constructively not only in the U.S. but globally. It's time to work together to make this happen.

'Green News Report' - June 25, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport FACEBOOK: Green News Report The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! Welcome abo...

Time to Tackle Climate Change

Gene Karpinski | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green
Gene Karpinski

I had the privilege today of being at the most comprehensive speech about the climate crisis ever given by a president. It was in this historic speech that President Obama laid out his ambitious plan to combat climate change.

What Obama's Climate Announcement Means for Coal and Clean Energy

Mary Anne Hitt | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green
Mary Anne Hitt

If you're reading this post, then you are part of the last generation of people who will have the chance to stop runaway climate disruption. Coal-fire...

Hope for Youth: President Obama Tackles Climate Head-On

Quentin James | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green
Quentin James

Bold action on climate will create millions of new jobs and promote technological innovation that will keep America competitive. It will also fundamentally transform the type of planet young people inherit, and protect entire communities, food sources, and clean air and clean water.

For Our Future, Today Can't Be Obama's Final #ActOnClimate

Philip Radford | Posted 08.25.2013 | Green
Philip Radford

While much of the president's statement will be old policies repackaged, new carbon standards on power plants are one of the biggest steps that the president can take. The battle lines have been drawn.

We Can Still Avoid a Climate Catastrophe

Aaron Gray-Block | Posted 08.19.2013 | Green
Aaron Gray-Block

In reading these gloomy and dire predictions through, it's possible to think that the catastrophic future described by the World Bank is inevitable. This is far from the truth - there is still time to turn the tide and keep global warming within manageable limits.

'Green News Report' - June 18, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.18.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Activists Await New Climate Plan Before Filing EPA Lawsuit

Reuters | Posted 08.18.2013 | Green

By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON, June 17 (Reuters) - Environmental groups and a dozen states and cities said Monday they will delay pl...

Louisiana's Pointe-au-Chien Tribe Struggles to Preserve Its Way of Life

Susan Buchanan | Posted 08.16.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the June 17, 2013 edition.) Theresa Dardar, a member of the Pointe-au-Chien tribe in Terrebon...

The Head Of Havas on How Businesses Can Evolve to Do More Good

Rachael Chong | Posted 08.12.2013 | Impact
Rachael Chong

David Jones is a man who knows how to get a good message out. As the Global CEO of Havas and Havas Worldwide, Jones has made a career out of using cre...

'Green News Report' - June 13, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.13.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - June 11, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.11.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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Keystone XL: The Iconic Climate Battle

Michael Marx | Posted 08.10.2013 | Green
Michael Marx

If he opens the door to exploitation of the tar sands, he sends the signal to oil, coal and gas companies around the world that the one president who actually got climate change, didn't have the courage to stand up for what was right and protect the birthright of future generations--a healthy planet.

'Green News Report' - June 6, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.06.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - June 4, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.04.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - May 30, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 07.30.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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'Green News Report' - May 28, 2013

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 07.28.2013 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

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