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As Cap and Trade Dies, It's Time To Bury Offsets With It

Steve Valk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Valk

Senate Democrats pulled the plug on climate legislation Thursday, but it's not the end of the world. In fact, the demise of cap-and-trade might be the best thing that could happen for the Earth's climate.

Record Flooding is Pearl Harbor Moment for Climate Change

Steve Valk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Valk

It's been said it will take a Pearl Harbor-type event for America to get serious about addressing climate change. Well, the bombs are falling, but Congress hasn't declared war on carbon-dioxide.

350 Goal Will Never Be Achieved With Kerry-Lieberman

Steve Valk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Valk

Any legislation to address climate change needs to have the overarching goal of getting us back to 350 ppm of CO2 and keeping us there. But you'll find no mention of this in Kerry-Lieberman.

American Power Act (PHOTOS): The Key Points

Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

John Kerry and Joe Lieberman are rolling out the much-anticipated details of their climate bill, now called the American Power Act, this afternoon. He...