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How China Is Taking Major Steps to Control Shipping Air Pollution

Barbara A. Finamore | Posted 09.03.2015 | Green
Barbara A. Finamore

In a series of announcements over the weekend and on Monday, the Chinese government took several important steps to control emissions from shipping activities, which until now have been virtually unregulated.

Has Putin Been Manipulating Energy Prices?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 07.06.2014 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

The crafting of Putin's new Euro-Asian vision -- in effect a new "Greater Russia" assembled from the remnants of the old Soviet Union in Central Asia and Europe -- has been greased by a pipeline delivery system under the Kremlin's control.

Renewable Energy Keeps Growing: Earth Summit in Rio Provides Opportunity for More Action

Jake Schmidt | Posted 09.17.2011 | Green
Jake Schmidt

Next year at the Earth Summit, countries and companies have a chance to build upon momentum by committing to deeper actions to spur renewable energy deployment. This is an important opportunity that shouldn't be missed.

The Greenest All Star Game Ever

Allen Hershkowitz | Posted 09.11.2011 | Green
Allen Hershkowitz

The most recent example of MLB's commitment to environmental stewardship and fan education is being implemented and prominently publicized at the 2011 All Star Game in Phoenix, Arizona.

China and Germany Race Ahead of the U.S. in Clean Energy Investments

Jake Schmidt | Posted 05.29.2011 | Green
Jake Schmidt

China invested $54.4 billion on clean energy in 2010, $20 billion more than the U.S., according to the latest report from Pew Charitable Trusts and Bl...

Good: Cape Wind getting OK; Better: doing it faster next time

Nathanael Greene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nathanael Greene

The exciting news today is that Secretary Salazar issued a record of decision approving the Cape Wind offshore wind project. As the Secretary acknowle...

NRDC and Others Slam Ethanol Tax Credit Give Away to Oil in New Ad

Nathanael Greene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nathanael Greene

Everyone who thinks Big Oil should get $31 billion from U.S. taxpayers, please sign on the dotted line.That's the message of a new ad running today in Congress Daily.

Study Shows Taxpayers Subsidizing Ethanol At $4.18 Per Gallon

Nathanael Greene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nathanael Greene

The corn ethanol tax credit is a huge waste of money. We don't need an additional 1.4 billion gallons of corn ethanol or the deforestation that comes with it. And we sure as heck don't need to be spending $4.18 per gallon for it.

Global Clean Energy Economy Won't Wait for U.S. to Catch Up

Rob Perks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rob Perks

Let's all remember that America is a nation built on the foundation of freedom, independence and self-sufficiency -- and those values must be at the heart of our strategy for energy policy.

Will the Biofuels Industry Hang Itself in the Climate Bill?

Nathanael Greene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nathanael Greene

The biofuels industry wants to put the market in overdrive, take the safety railings off and then blind EPA.