The 20 Best Cities For Solar Power

In a speech this week at the University of Hawaii, former Vice President Al Gore called one key factor a "game changer" in the fight against climate c...

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Robert Redford: President Obama, Put the Arctic Off-Limits to Big Oil

Four years ago this week, BP's Deepwater Horizon drill platform exploded. Eleven workers died that day. Their bodies were never found. Over the next 87 days, 210 million gallons of oil gushed into the Gulf of Mexico. It fouled fishing grounds, ravaged the coastline, and shut down tourism. The world got an ugly look at some of the terrible hidden costs of fossil fuels. Spill-related health problems plague the people and the wildlife of the Gulf to this very day. I personally hoped that we, as a nation, would quickly learn from this tragedy and move swiftly to prevent a repeat disaster in our most vulnerable coastal environments. So it boggles the mind that Shell Oil is still determined to drill in one of the most fragile and remote ecosystems on Earth: the Arctic Ocean -- the last bastion of America's polar bears, endangered bowhead whales and other rare wildlife. [Read more...]



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Chaitanya Kumar: 7 Arguments for Coal Gone Bust

Some people claim that coal is the answer to energy poverty. Coal does not alleviate but aggravates poverty. Here's trying to state and break some long-held myths on dirty energy forms. [Read more...]



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Gabe Elsner: Front Groups Spread Disinformation in Attempt to Freeze Ohio Cleantech Laws

These pro-clean technology policies are creating jobs and helping ratepayers -- it's a win-win for Ohio, just not for utility and fossil fuel interests that want to sell more dirty electricity. [Read more...]



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Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: ‘Green News Report’ – April 15, 2014

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Green News Report Special Coverage: The UN Intergovernmental Panel on C... [Read more...]



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Lisa Longo: My Vote Is Not for Sale

It is time to level the playing field. The oil and gas industry has received tax subsidies for decades. Taxpayers "gift" the industry billions every year, why? Why does an industry that makes trillions need billion in tax welfare? [Read more...]



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Carl Pope: We Are All Malala

What is the best technology to supply remote Pakistani villages and urban slums with roof-top power? How can India use solar water pumping to slash its waste of water and power and liberate crop yields? [Read more...]



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Hunter Cutting: The 3 Numbers You Need to Know About the Cost of Climate Change

Carbon pollution is building up quickly in the atmosphere. And if we don't make the switch to clean energy soon, we will have to deal with efforts that are extremely expensive. [Read more...]



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Anne Butterfield: For Energy Security, Bring a Gun to the Knife Fight

Communities should think about threats to our giant, centralized grid and tell utilities, "Don't just protect the grid - help us fortify our essential services with distributed generation." [Read more...]



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Tim Profeta: The Climate Post: Climate Change, EPA Rules Focus of McCabe Confirmation Hearing

Climate change, extreme weather and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rules to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from new and existing power ...

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Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: ‘Green News Report’ – April 10, 2014

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Rightwing Heartland Institute says 'climate change will be good for you... [Read more...]



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Mary Ellen Harte: Climate Change This Week: The Ultimate Reality Series, Zombie Oil, and More!

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




Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Apr 9, 2014

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