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Copenhagen Conference

The Failure of the Green Movement

Dex Torricke-Barton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dex Torricke-Barton

Officials in Copenhagen will probably ink a new agreement calling for reductions in global CO2 emissions. But even if the delegates achieve this outcome, it is likely that there will be little to cheer.

Natural Gas: A Made-in-America Opportunity

Regina Hopper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Regina Hopper

As our nation looks to establish its bona fides on clean energy, while putting Americans back to work, one often overlooked domestic resource stands abundantly ready to make a difference: natural gas.

Copenhagen Protest Turns Violent, Hundreds Arrested (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

COPENHAGEN, December 12th--Anarchists launched cobblestones, explosives and homemade weapons during an an otherwise peaceful protest at the United Nat...

Green Nightmare: Burning Biomass is Not Renewable Energy

Jeff Gibbs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Gibbs

Ironically, as delegates in Copenhagen are ramping up efforts to preserve forests globally to slow global warming, a technology having the opposite effect is poised to wreak havoc on forests around the world.

Hope for a Climate Change Solution in the Wake of Copenhagen -- If Governments Can't, People Can

David Gershon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Gershon

The political leaders of the world that gathered in Copenhagen had the unenviable responsibility of forging a strategy to pull humankind back from the brink of a dire future.

Neglected Crops In Copenhagen

Cary Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Cary Fowler

It is ironic, bordering on the bizarre, that agriculture merits so little attention in the climate change agreement to be finalized at this month's UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen.

Dear Copenhagen: What about Women?

Dr. Ana Langer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dr. Ana Langer

As the global architects of a new treaty to combat climate change meet in Copenhagen, they continue to work from a conspicuously incomplete blueprint. It's not too late to draft a new blueprint.

U.S. Climate Change Commitment Questioned By European Leaders

New York Times | JOHN M. BRODER and JAMES KANTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As world leaders gather in New York for the highest-level conference yet on climate change, European leaders are expressing growing unease about the U...