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Senate Climate Bill

Death by Growth: What the Climate-Bill Autopsies Missed

Keith Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Keith Harrington

As long as growth remains the number one priority of governments worldwide any effort to by those governments to seriously address climate change will be doomed to end in failure.

Arianna On 'Countdown': You Never Just 'Have' The Votes For Anything Major, You Have To Go Get Them

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Huff TV

Arianna appeared on MSNBC's "Countdown" Friday night to discuss the abandoning of a comprehensive climate and energy bill by Senate Democrats. Gu...

Senate Climate Bill: 5 Points To Watch

Mother Jones | — Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

After months of closed-door huddles with lawmakers and lobbyists, Sens. John Kerry (D-Mass.), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), and Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) are e...

Bullies and Bystanders

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

The Climate Bullies When I was in 6th grade, I fell victim to the school bully. I was new to the school and became an easy target for an 8th grade g...

Obama: Senate Might Drop Carbon Cap

Mother Jones | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Did Obama endorse a Plan B approach to passing legislation on climate and energy this year? Well, if he didn't outright support the idea of moving an ...

Democratic Support For Climate Change Plan B Grows: No Cap-And Trade, Industry Giveaways

Mother Jones | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With the Senate cap-and-trade bill on ice for the foreseeable future, a key bloc of Democrats is agitating for a Climate Plan B: an existing energy po...

Green News Report -- January 26, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: Your weather says cold, but your climate (and NASA) says HOT; Oil, oil, toil and more trouble; Plastic bag taxes -- do they ...

Green News Report -- January 19, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: Political earthquake in Massachusetts? Climate & clean energy legislation also hangs in the balance; James Inhofe is #1! PL...

Senate Climate Bill Could Be Blocked By Republicans

Washington Post | Juliet Eilperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The climate-change bill that has been moving slowly through the Senate will face a stark political reality when it emerges for committee debate on Tue...

ACCCE Coal Lobby Targeting Key Democrats In Senate Climate Debate

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

America's Power Army, the sister organization to the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity, sent an email this week to its Astroturf "army" laying out the coal lobby's plans to barrage key Democratic targets.

Public Support for Clean Energy Bill Shows the Deception in Bonner Astroturf Campaign

James Hoggan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Hoggan

In swing states, 63 percent of voters support the climate change legislation currently being considered in the Senate.

Poll: Swing State Voters Back Senate Energy, Climate Bill

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Voters in swing states say they are more likely to re-elect Senators who support the Clean Energy Jobs Bill, according to a new poll. The poll, condu...

4 Years After Katrina: Lessons from the Gulf Coast

Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins

In the quest to rebuild, New Orleans has become a leader in energy saving and clean energy, from solar-powered streetlights and hybrid city buses, to building energy-efficient homes for residents who were made homeless.

10 Senate Dems Send Obama Warning Letter about Climate Bill

Treehugger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A group of 10 moderate Democrats sent a letter to President Obama on Thursday saying that they will not support any domestic climate change bill that ...

Senate Delays Work On Climate Change Bill By Months

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's push for quick action by Congress on climate change legislation suffered a setback on Thursday when th...

Sahil Kapur

Inhofe: Nothing Could Make Me Vote For Climate Bill | Sahil Kapur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Democrats are hoping to complete the task that their colleagues in the House began two weeks ago -- passing the most ambitious climate bill eve...

Jeff Muskus

Menendez: Transportation Missing From Climate Change Debate | Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The next phase of the climate change debate began Tuesday morning in the Senate, but with a big piece missing. The heads of all the relevant governmen...