Tag: reducing emissions

Climate Change: Time to Respond with Conservation

Written by | June 7th, 2010


The evidence for climate change is strong — and REDD and ecosystem-based adaptation should be part of the response, argues the Conservancy’s Evan Girvetz.

An Historic Coalition on Climate Change Legislation

Written by | May 19th, 2010


What’s the American Power Act? A bill that could kick-start a new clean energy industry — and make the United States a global leader against climate change, says the Conservancy’s Bob Bendick.

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, April 15

Written by | April 15th, 2010


We can’t help with your tax problems, but we can help you with that whole “needing the day’s best green news” thing:

  1. Watch our lead scientist Sanjayan talk about northern white rhinos on this morning’s The Today Show. (MSNBC.com)
  2. Major League Baseball kicks off a major conservation and greenhouse-gas reduction program. (CleanTechnica)
  3. What happens if California’s climate law gets put on hold? (Grist)
  4. The GOP might be interested in getting on board with energy reform. That would be nice. (Treehugger)
  5. A new movement encourages pharmaceutical companies to make drugs that are just as safe for the environment as they are for people. (YaleE360)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, July 2

Written by | July 2nd, 2009


It’s another innovative day here at Cool Green Morning. Reducing emissions through better highway toll systems, making biofuel from human waste, using social pressure to achieve conservation goals… the world is full of creative ideas to help solve our environmental problems. Enjoy! It wasn’t a surprise, but it’s still good news: the EPA has granted the […]

Climate Legislation: It’s Not Only About the United States

Written by | June 24th, 2009


Over and again we have heard the scientific evidence. Over and again we have seen the headlines of real or projected climate impacts. And most importantly, over and again we have seen with our own eyes how our climate is changing right in front of us. The time to act on climate change is now. […]

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