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Climate Change This Week: Faith Leaders Spread Solar, Wheat Crops Threatened, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 09.30.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, as in this giant Ecuadorian rainf...

'Green News Report' - September 29, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.29.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hillary Clinton promotes climate and clean energy, while Donald Trump den...

'Green News Report' - September 20, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.22.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: United Nations landmark climate agreement reaches crucial threshold to en...

Standing With Standing Rock and Sacred Stone Camp

Dave Pruett | Posted 09.22.2016 | Green
Dave Pruett

Something extraordinary and unprecedented is happening within the environmental movement. The epicenter of this "Earth"-quake is Sacred Stone Camp on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota.

The Fossil 'Fuelneral' - 5 Reasons why we need to start preparing NOW...

Ed Gillespie | Posted 09.22.2016 | Good News
Ed Gillespie

This week I spent three days in Scotland shining a bright light into the dark world of corporate lobbying that slows progress on climate action. The c...

Climate Change This Week: Megadroughts, Virtual Clean Power Plants, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 09.21.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, as in this Amazonian ant-mimic treehop...

'Green News Report' - September 20, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.20.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Massive gasoline pipeline spill in Alabama; Court grants temporary reprie...

In The Dakota Access Pipeline Fight, The AFL-CIO Is Not The Enemy

J. Mijin Cha | Posted 09.21.2016 | Green
J. Mijin Cha

The enemy is not the AFL-CIO. The enemy is not those advocates rightfully trying to stop the pipeline from being built at Standing Rock. Instead, these two seemingly at odds interests have a common enemy: the fossil fuel industry, which puts profits over workers and is the worst contributor to climate change.

China's New Role in Climate Action Raises Hope for Change

Zhao Changwen | Posted 09.20.2016 | Green
Zhao Changwen

Strong, sustainable growth is high on the agenda for the G20, which met earlier this month in Hangzhou, China. The gathering of 20 of the world's most...

Last Stand At Standing Rock

Chip Ward | Posted 09.20.2016 | Politics
Chip Ward

Americans who don't live in the West may think that the historic clash of Native Americans and pioneering settlers is long past. Not so. That classic American narrative is back big time, only the cowboys -- well, their right-wing representatives, anyway -- are on the warpath, trying to grab 640 million acres of public lands that they can plunder as if it were yesteryear.

YOLO Economics

John Feffer | Posted 09.19.2016 | Politics
John Feffer

The economy, we have been taught, is a cat with considerably more than nine lives. The bottom might drop out of the stock market, but it will rebound ...

River at Risk: Oil, Gas, Nukes Threaten New York Health

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 09.19.2016 | Green
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

The Hudson River is under threat, again. Just when we thought we were in the clear - and that river towns up and down the Hudson Valley could enjoy s...

'Green News Report' - September 15, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.15.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: New analysis finds Dakota Access pipeline fails Obama's climate test; U.S...

'Green News Report' - September 13, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.13.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Obama Administration steps in to support Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and te...

Will The First Robot In the Boardroom Be A "Woman"?

Alexia Parks | Posted 09.09.2016 | Green
Alexia Parks

With the approach of Autumn, with Fall leaves getting ready to change: I made a short list of upcoming changes facing us humans, as we begin to make room on Planet Earth for more women on top, robots in the boardroom, and greener leaner communities.

Watching the Power Market Overrun both Coal and EPA

Carl Pope | Posted 09.08.2016 | Green
Carl Pope

I'm here to debate (along with Jody Freeman, the Archibald Cox Professor of Law at Harvard) a couple of coal advocates from Texas on the topic, "Has E...

'Green News Report' - September 8, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.08.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Major earthquake rattles Oklahoma, linked to fracking; Violent confrontat...

Climate Change This Week: It Started 200 Years Ago, A Lit Fuse, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 09.07.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, like this little clown grasshopper fro...

APEC Blue and G20 Green

Michael Brune | Posted 09.07.2016 | Green
Michael Brune

In advance of last week’s G20 economic summit, the skies over the city of Hangzhou, China, turned “APEC Blue” ― a phrase that was coined by re...

This Trump Aide Stands To Profit From The Dakota Access Pipeline

Steve Horn | Posted 09.07.2016 | Politics
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog Continental Resources — the company founded and led by CEO Harold Hamm, energy adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential...

From the stars...post-scarcity economics & energy as a human right

Pioneers for Change | Posted 09.06.2016 | Impact
Pioneers for Change

By: Joss Tantram "Economic activity is impossible without external energy inputs." Hannes Kuntz The currency of life Energy is the currency of l...

'Green News Report' - September 1, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 09.01.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: President Obama urges climate action from Tahoe to Hawaii to Midway to hi...

It's Time For World Leaders To Support Fossil Free Finance

Vrinda Manglik | Posted 09.01.2016 | Green
Vrinda Manglik

Starting this weekend, the G20 -- a group representing the governments of 20 of the world's biggest economies, including the United States and China -...

Climate Change This Week: Another Dangerous Pipeline, Solar Community Power Grows, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 08.31.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, like this south American treehopper...

'Green News Report' - August 30, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 08.30.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Standing Rock Sioux Tribe takes a stand against massive new oil pipeline ...