Tag: Climate Week

Bangkok Dispatch: Elephants Take Over Climate Talks

Written by | October 5th, 2009

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We are headed into Week Two of international climate negotiations here in Bangkok. Progress is slow…but there is some progress. I asked Andrew Deutz, The Nature Conservancy’s director of international government relations, to provide some context on what’s going on…and what it means for a climate-change agreement in Copenhagen this December: Q: What progress has […]

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, September 24

Written by | September 24th, 2009

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“Coywolves” in the neighborhood? Death panels for pandas? Monarchs in need of a women’s lib movement? It’s all in a day’s news here at Cool Green Morning. BBC wildlife expert Chris Packham makes a statement that could send shivers down your spine: Giant pandas should be allowed to die out. His argument? The money put […]

Climate Week: Who Controls the Earth?

Written by | September 23rd, 2009

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Climate Week is here — a series of meetings at the United Nations headquarters in New York among world leaders to discuss at the highest levels of government how to make progress toward a global climate change solution. But what does Climate Week — and all the negotiations through Copenhagen and beyond — really mean? […]

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, September 23

Written by | September 23rd, 2009

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President Obama spoke to the United Nations about the importance of climate legislation.  The airline industry’s planning to cut its emissions by 50%.  Some states are thinking about suing power companies.  How are YOU celebrating Climate Week?  You can start by digging into today’s top green stories: President Obama’s speech on climate change earned mixed […]

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, September 22

Written by | September 22nd, 2009

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International Climate Week kicked off yesterday, and in honor of the special event, today’s issue of Cool Green Morning is all about… you guessed it: climate change, emissions, energy and global policy leaders. Catch up on all the latest, right here, right now. The Washington Post warns that domestic politics could thwart the goal of a global treaty by […]

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