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January 9, 2012 The Green Economy – which way to look in 2012Source: Guardian.co.uk
Re-engineering our transport, energy, food systems and building stock for a low carbon future could provide a much needed economic boost, says Andrew Simms
In response to the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) announcement of its final Mercury and Air Toxics Rule for Power Plants, the following statement was issued by Mindy S. Lubber, president of Ceres and director of the...
December 16, 2011 Kyoto accord was never about the environmentSource: Calgary Herald
Finally, something positive happened at a United Nations climate summit on the Kyoto Protocol. Canada walked away. We officially withdrew from the Kyoto madness. The Kyoto Protocol, signed in 1997 under the auspices of the...
December 14, 2011 Let's take the hot air out of global warming debateSource: Calgary Herald
Questions of science demand scientific answers. Climate change policy, once again, has been prominent in the news as the major United Nations conference on climate change unfolded in Durban, South Africa. In advance of the...
December 14, 2011 Why Canada shuns its green commitment?Source: Xinhaunet.com
Canada’s widely criticized quit from Kyoto Protocol might act as a timely reminder that a toothless form of words involving just diplomatic censure can hardly prevent countries from walking away from their commitments. This...
December 8, 2011 Carbon Emission Levels are Out of ControlSource: ThompsonNet
Shouldn’t carbon emission levels be decreasing every year? According to the Global Carbon Project the exact opposite is happening. Global emissions of carbon dioxide jumped by the largest amount on record last year. So what’s...
November 7, 2011 The Dark Side of the ‘Green’ CitySource: NY Times
THE struggle to slow global warming will be won or lost in cities, which emit 80 percent of the world’s greenhouse gases. So “greening” the city is all the rage now. But if policy makers end up focusing only on those who can...
September 22, 2011 Global warming is hotSource: Toronto Sun
Keeping up with the latest news on the global warming/green energy beat is like playing whack-a-mole at a county fair. There’s too much going on to do justice to every development. Here are three significant ones in recent...
September 19, 2011 Hobbes’s Choice: ‘Life of Man’ & GovernmentSource: Peter D. Kinder
Fifteen years ago, few with power in Massachusetts exercised it with more relish and publicity than then Boston University president, John Silber. As one wag put it, Silber was like life in Thomas Hobbes’s state of nature: ...
September 12, 2011 Why carbon consensus is all the rageSource: The Land
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's Working Group I, which looked at the factors driving climate change, acknowledged in almost every chapter of its 2007 report that there were gaps in the scientific ...
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