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'Green News Report' - December 10, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.10.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: UN climate talks stall on 2C temperature target; Hillary Clinton calls fo...

Visionary Environmentalist Doug Tompkins Passes Away

Peter Bosshard | Posted 12.09.2016 | Green
Peter Bosshard

Environmental activists in Chile and around the world mourn the passing of Doug Tompkins, who died in a kayak accident in his beloved Patagonia yesterday. The eminent entrepreneur and conservation pioneer was an inspiring visionary and had the rare gift to turn his vision into practice.

'Green News Report' -- December 8, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.08.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

In today's radio report: Crunch time in Paris at COP21 United Nations climate talks agreement; Sen. Bernie Sanders proposes a national carbon tax; Goldman Sachs predicts 'exponential growth' in renewable energy and more.

From Paris: Finance Innovations Help Island Nations Adapt to Climate Change

Mark Tercek | Posted 12.08.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

Those were the words of my friend, H.E. Ronald Jumeau, an ambassador from Seychelles who works on climate and island issues, as he addressed attendees at the United Nations' climate change convention this morning in Paris.

True Solidarity: 'Standing With Paris' Means Securing A Strong Climate Change Agreement

Dena Adler | Posted 12.07.2016 | Green
Dena Adler

It is critical to achieve a climate agreement this year, and solidarity means continuing to hold each other accountable to increase ambition in the future.

Global Solar Alliance Sets $1 Trillion Investment Goal for 2030

Oilprice.com | Posted 12.04.2016 | Business
Oilprice.com

The Paris COP21 climate summit is turning out to be quite effective as several major agreements and initiatives have been announced in the past few da...

'Green News Report' -- December 3, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 12.03.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

Historic climate talks now underway in Paris; governments and billionaires launch huge new investments in clean energy research and development; PLUS: Republicans working hard to undermine progress in any way they can...All that and more in today's Green News Report!

10 Reasons Why Large Hydropower Is a False Solution to Climate Change

Peter Bosshard | Posted 12.03.2016 | Green
Peter Bosshard

Support from climate initiatives is one of the reasons why more than 3,700 hydropower dams are currently under construction and in the pipeline. Yet large hydropower projects are a false solution to climate change. They should be kept out from national and international climate initiatives for the following reasons.

'Green News Report' -- November 24, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.24.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: A carbon tax is coming for Alberta's dirty tar sands; Obama says U.N. cli...

'Green News Report' - November 19, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.19.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: House Republicans double-down in their ongoing war against climate scient...

'Green News Report' - November 17, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.17.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Climate and energy get short shrift in 2nd Democratic Presidential Debat...

Wild Wolves: The Old and the New West

Brenda Peterson | Posted 11.16.2016 | Green
Brenda Peterson

Wolves are not only caught in the crossfire between rural ranchers and more urban wildlife advocates; this most misunderstood and maligned animal is also trapped along a cultural fault line between the Old and the New West.

'Green News Report' - November 12, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.12.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: 'GNR' Special Coverage: 2016 Republican and Democratic Presidential cand...

'Green News Report' - November 10, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.10.2015 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: A very bad week for fossil fuels: Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline; Pe...

'Green News Report' - November 5, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.05.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Koch Brothers claim they are environmental stewards; New legislation to s...

'Green News Report' - November 3, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 11.03.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: First-ever hurricane for the nation of Yemen; Hillary Clinton comes ou...

'Green News Report' - October 29, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 10.29.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Republicans pan government action on climate and energy at their third...

Bras And Other Everyday Things You Should Be Recycling

Thrillist | Posted 10.14.2016 | HuffPost Home
Thrillist

Unless you're talking about ex-girlfriends or '80s haircuts, you should always recycle. Sure, you may feel good about yourself because you save bottles and cans and carry a canvas tote to the Trader Joe's, but the fact remains -- there are SO MANY MORE household products that can be reused and reinvented if you'd just stop throwing them in the trash.

LNG Bust Could Last For Years

James Stafford | Posted 10.08.2016 | Business
James Stafford

Commodity prices have crashed over the past year, and the market for LNG is no different. Over the past five years or so, there has been a flurry of ...

(Green) Power to the People

Tom Dalzell | Posted 10.08.2016 | Green
Tom Dalzell

Some argue that wind and solar are the only acceptable means of going green. Others make the point that only carbon-free nuclear power can generate the volume required to support whole cities. These arguments can be distractions.

Lithium Market Set to Explode: All Eyes Are on Nevada

James Stafford | Posted 10.07.2016 | Business
James Stafford

While other commodities are floundering or completely collapsing in this market, lithium--the critical mineral in the emerging battery gigafactory war...

Six Economic Powerhouses "MIFFFFed" About Climate Inaction

Rev. Michael Dowd | Posted 10.05.2016 | Green
Rev. Michael Dowd

A few days ago I had to begin using fingers on both hands to tally the count of economic and institutional powerhouses speaking out for strong governm...

Leadership Makes a Difference On Climate -- Especially This Week

Mark Tercek | Posted 09.25.2016 | Green
Mark Tercek

China President Xi Jinping and Pope Francis both made history this week with bold actions on climate change, showing the kind of leadership required to tackle this tough challenge.

Extinction or Survival? The Race Is On

Brenda Peterson | Posted 09.15.2016 | Green
Brenda Peterson

Our stories can save or destroy a species. And pictures can make us see our world, as if for the first time.

Can the Democrats Lose California?

William Bradley | Posted 09.15.2015 | Politics
William Bradley

Last week's legislative defeat for a couple of key items in Governor Jerry Brown's climate and energy agenda suggests a question: Could the Democrats lose control in California?