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Green Jobs or Industrial Calamity? Dueling Economic Models in Carbon Politics

Richard Stuebi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Richard Stuebi

Everyone wants to know the number of new jobs that will result from a move to an advanced energy economy. My pat answer is, "It's likely to be a very big number, but no one can possibly quantify it."

Bold Climate Action: 1Sky Shows That Our Children Can't Wait

Betsy Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Betsy Taylor

Pundits wonder how much it might cost to fix things and whether pivoting to a green economy might hurt a few companies that line powerful pockets. And meanwhile, Greenland melts.

King Fossil Loves Global Warming & Removes McCain's Mountaintop

Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Harvey Wasserman

King Fossil Fuel has ruled: there will be no Senate debate on global warming this year. And Joe Lieberman's greenwashed campaign gift for John McCain is a no-go.

Truthiness Into the Inbox ...

A. Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
A. Siegel

My in-box just was filled with truthiness and deception from the astroturfing Americans for Balanced Energy Choices. Let's take a brief look at this material from America's coal power purveyors.

Global Warming Legislation: What Matters?

A. Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
A. Siegel

Despite Joe Lockhart's and Barbara Boxer's enthusiasm, Lieberman-Warner is not the bill the nation (or the globe) requires.