Tag: carbon tax

Cool Green Morning: Friday, Sept. 4

Written by | September 4th, 2009

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OK, so today’s Cool Green Morning gives you 1) solutions to climate change, 2) a green thing to do with your iPhone, and 3) a vision of an incandescent-light-bulbless future. All stuff to impress your friends over the Labor Day weekend…all the better to enjoy the day off, United States readers! What are the best […]

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, July 21

Written by | July 21st, 2009

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What do green jobs, trash systems and shark attacks have to do with each other? They’re all part of today’s Cool Green Morning news round-up. Intrigued? Just read on… Green jobs skeptic Marc Gunther thinks a program modeled after Roosevelt’s Civilian Conservation Corps — which helped build state and national parks in the 1930s — could be the […]

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, April 8

Written by | April 8th, 2009

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Behold the megamouth shark in the video above — the rarest shark known to man. One was caught in the Philippines recently…where shark meat is considered a delicacy. I think you know where this is going…but at least we have four other hot green links for you this morning, should you not finish our…um, first […]

Why Cap-and-Trade is Better Than a Carbon Tax

Written by | January 27th, 2009

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I was recently asked to become a contributor to the National Journal‘s Energy and Environment blog, joining contributors from the environmental community, government and business trade groups to debate the future of environment and energy legislation. Here is an adapted excerpt from my first post for the National Journal outlining why I believe a cap […]

Cool Green Afternoon: Monday, January 5

Written by | January 5th, 2009

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Here’s what’s hot and green online this afternoon: Green Cemeteries: The Wall Street Journal says green cemeteries “that eschew caskets and embalming” are growing more popular. “I get a lot of calls from people thinking it’s a groovy alternative to opening a bed-and-breakfast” says Green Burial Council director Joe Sehee. (Hat tip: Environmental Capital.) Cap […]

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