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Protecting Our Fourth Estate: The Plunder of Politics and PR

Alan Kelly | Posted 12.11.2016 | Media
Alan Kelly

Last month, when President-Elect Donald Trump convened a meeting of American news elites, he shocked us with another dissection of our precious Fourth...

Why Is the New York Times Misleading the Public About a Carbon Tax?

Charles Komanoff | Posted 12.05.2016 | Green
Charles Komanoff

As the UN climate summit in Paris hits the halfway point, support is building for basing climate policy on carbon taxes.

How A Boomer With A Conscience Is Leaving A Legacy

John Tarnoff | Posted 07.13.2016 | Fifty
John Tarnoff

In early 2015, having left the paper industry and moved to Georgia, Jim Gehrman decided to change his destiny, and insure that legacy. He opened up his Supergreen Solutions franchise, and is discovering the entrepreneurial life in his early 50s for the first time.

Memory

Morten Albaek | Posted 11.26.2014 | Business
Morten Albaek

Speech by Morten Albæk, GSVP & CMO Vestas Wind Systems A/S - UN Private Sector Forum, New York, 23 Sep 2014 Memory Ladies and gentlemen, my nam...

Celebrating One Year and Many Victories

Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso | Posted 10.28.2014 | Impact
Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso

Here at Schools for Sustainability (S4S), we are jumping for joy as we celebrate the first anniversary of our organization. In merely one year, what b...

My Global Warming Story and the State of the Union

Margie Alt | Posted 04.13.2013 | Green
Margie Alt

Just a few weeks ago, the boardwalk on Long Beach, New York was dismantled. The boardwalk's fixtures -- bike riders, strollers, and elderly bench-sitters -- are gone.

Red Tape: A Solar Play in One Long, Expensive Act

Peter Hanlon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter Hanlon

Customers who want to install small-scale, distributed generation like solar panels and wind turbines are confronted with a maze of complex, expensive and lengthy local permitting requirements.

Roadmaps to New Power: WMMT Radio Brings Together Coal Miners and Tree Huggers on the Airways

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeff Biggers

Appalshop's WMMT-FM, from Pine Mountain in eastern Kentucky, is the voice of the central Appalachian coalfields, offering views on coal mining and politics, and the growing recognition for a just transition toward sustainable energy development in the region.

Silver Linings and Other Takeaways from the Election

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Despite the anti-incumbent, frustrated mood of yesterday's elections, there are some silver linings and some important messages for the months ahead. ...

Disaster Environmentalism? Gulf Oil Slick Makes Climate Negotiations Slippery, Says Utility Exec

Frank Sesno | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Frank Sesno

Even before BP capped the oil spill, the Washington Post declared a loss for environmentalists. It's been three months and we haven't seen a cap on carbon, what gives?

Living City Block Denver: A Glimpse of a Greener Future?

Ben Holland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Ben Holland

Smart growth. Sustainable cities. These terms get tossed around a lot, typically used in reference to new buildings and new communities. But what about existing buildings and our aging cities?

A State of Disenchantment

Javier Sierra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Javier Sierra

Because of its extraordinary number of sun hours per year and its predominant winds, New Mexico could be turned into an El Dorado of clean, alternative, renewable energy.