Stacy Clark: Offshore Winds Soon to Power Cape Cod: Part I

With such an abundance of inexhaustible, clean power just waiting to be tapped, why has the U.S. delayed its development of offshore wind power?

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Steven Cohen: It’s Time to Abandon the Delusion of a Carbon Tax

The real battle -- and the one we should be fighting -- is not over the economics of carbon, but over public funding of the basic research needed to make the transition to a fossil fuel-free economy. [Read more...]



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Marcia G. Yerman: ‘Our Future, Our Choice’ — On the Ground at the People’s Climate March

On September 21, I was present at a piece of history...the People's Climate March of 2014. It was a huge event, planned with precision, and broken down into six contingencies. The route covered two miles. My interviews began with people waiting for the bus, on their way to the west side of Manhattan. [Read more...]



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Mary Ellen Harte: Climate Change This Week: 400,000 Call For Climate Action, Hottest August on Record, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.



Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Jan 16 2014

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Sally Swanson: It’s an Accessible Life: My 24/7 Journey

What happens when a group of accessibility specialists get together? Well, even if you never wondered, let me tell you about a conference I attended recently with a group of like-minded professionals. [Read more...]



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Morten Albaek: Memory

Speech by Morten Albæk, GSVP & CMO Vestas Wind Systems A/S - UN Private Sector Forum, New York, 23 Sep 2014

Memory

Ladies and gentlemen, my nam...

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Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: ‘Green News Report’ – September 25, 2014

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: 'GNR' Special Climate Week Coverage continues: China's first-ever pledg... [Read more...]



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William S. Becker: Is Common Ground Possible Anymore on Global Climate Change?

The danger in conceding that political gridlock is here to stay is that the concession is a form of acceptance, and we simply cannot accept inaction against a threat as serious and irreversible as global warming. Some contemporary issues may indeed defy bipartisan solutions, but evidence suggests that climate action and a clean energy revolution need not be among them. [Read more...]



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Tim Profeta: The Climate Post: World Sees Some Tangible Outcomes from U.N. Climate Summit

World leaders gathered in New York this week for the United Nations Climate Summit, a meeting aimed at raising carbon reduction ambitions and mobilizing progress toward a global climate deal. [Read more...]



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John J. Berger: Rockets Red Glare Distract Nation From UN Climate Summit and Import of Global Climate Protests

With the dramatic launch of the American-led air war in Syria, and the escalation of Middle Eastern hostilities against ISIL, the critically important UN Climate Summit in New York has had to compete on mainstream media with the far more dramatic war coverage. [Read more...]



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G. Elijah Dann: Beware the LNG Memes

A current, notable example of the power of memes, are those continually repeated in defense of massive, worldwide, liquefied natural gas (LNG) proposals.

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Elliott Negin: The People’s Climate March Is Over — Now What?

The average American is responsible for about 21 tons of carbon emissions annually, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists. If every American cut those emissions by 20 percent over the next year, it would be the equivalent of shutting down a third of the nation's 600 coal-fired power plants. [Read more...]



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