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World Environment Day 2013: A Time for Hope

Aiko Stevenson | Posted 07.31.2013 | Green
Aiko Stevenson

More than 1 million people will call for the protection of our planet next week as they gather across the globe to celebrate World Environment Day. Their mission: to raise support for a more sustainable future as the devastating effects of climate change continue to affect us all.

Congressman Mica Leads US Delegation To Stop EU Air Tax

Posted 12.21.2011 | Travel

A US delegation led by Congressman John L. Mica met in Montreal today to with representatives of the International Civil Aviation Organization to expr...

Does Cap-And-Trade Work?

AP | By ARTHUR MAX | Posted 06.06.2011 | Green

LIXHE, Belgium -- In these days of concern over global warming, a cement factory in southern Belgium is abandoning coal and moving to more unorthodox ...

Way Past Time for Symbolism on Climate Crisis

Bill Scher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Scher

The White House has agreed to meet with climate activist Bill McKibben about his quest to get the White House to bring back the solar panels. That's nice and all, but it's setting the bar oddly low.

Hey, CEOs. Want Certainty? Cap Carbon

Bill Scher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Scher

If you want to argue that there is renewed uncertainty over environmental regulation, don't pin it on the president for proposing legislation to cap greenhouse gas emissions. Blame conservatives for blocking it.

Weekly Mulch: Kicking Our Addiction to AC--Why DC Needs to Step Up

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

Weekly Mulch: Kicking Our Addiction to AC--Why DC Needs to Step Upby Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger This summer, Americans are cranking up the...

Weekly Mulch: Why the Senate Climate Bill is Doomed

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
The Media Consortium

by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT), though down one man, finally released their stab at cl...

No Carbon Cap? Company Transparency Could Make Up For It

Grist | Jonathan Hiskes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

If we can't yet require companies to reduce their emissions of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping pollutants, can we shame them into doing it? Th...

Do We Have a Cap? Midwest Governors and Climate Leadership

Henry Henderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Henry Henderson

D.C. should take notice that the Midwest is opening the road to a reinvigorated economy and clean energy future.

Green Youth Tweet for Clean Energy at Climate Hearings

Jake Brewer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jake Brewer

Savvy Millennial leaders are using new tools like Twitter to amplify their support of bold climate legislation to their peers and elected officials across the country.

Carbon Cap-and-Trade

Ginna Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ginna Kelly

A cap-and-trade program is an example of free market environmentalism. It harnesses a company's creative forces to find effective ways to reduce emissions.

Carbon Caps Successfully Reducing Emissions In Europe

businessinsider.com | Jay Yarow|Feb. 16, 2009, 10:03 AM| | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

While the global recession is cutting output, and thus reducing carbon output, their research suggests that carbon pricing policies are responsible fo...

Carbon Cap Explainer Videos: Which Do You Like Best? (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Environmental Defense Fund is trying to help the American public understand the concept of a carbon cap system. To that end, they held a contest: ...