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Obama's International Climate Budget Proposal Would Make Key Investments

Jake Schmidt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jake Schmidt

President Obama's Fiscal Year 2012 budget plans to invest in global efforts to reduce carbon pollution, tap into the demand for clean energy, and make countries more resilient to global warming.

Oil Spill Disaster Makes it Harder to Pass Clean Energy Bill... Or Easier

Dan Lashof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Lashof

Expanded offshore drilling was a key sweetener to attract Lindsey Graham and other swing votes to the Senate climate bill. Now that such a provision seems politically toxic, is the bill in jeopardy?

Beyond Petroleum

Dan Lashof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Lashof

This disaster is a tragic reminder that offshore drilling is dirty and dangerous. It leaves no doubt that we need tighter regulation of where and how oil companies drill. But it would be an historic mistake if our response ends there.

Every Day We Delay...

Pete Altman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Pete Altman

As the Gulf Coast oil disaster shows, America has a failed national energy policy. We need a new clean energy policy to break our addiction to oil, en...

Change Shouldn't Be This Hard

Dan Lashof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Lashof

As Senators Kerry and Lieberman prepare to release the discussion draft of their comprehensive energy and climate bill tomorrow, NRDC is launching a p...

Hacked Emails Don't Change Facts on the Ground...or in the Air, or in the Ocean

Dan Lashof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Lashof

Global warming deniers are the ones who selectively manipulate data in an effort to demonstrate a preconceived ideologically-driven view.

Ecologists to the Rescue

Dan Lashof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Lashof

We have to get biofuels right to get the pollution reductions the clean energy bill is designed to achieve.