User: flenvcenter Topic: Air and Climate-Independent
Category: Climate Change :: Climate Policy
Last updated: Apr 04 2019 14:19 IST RSS 2.0
 
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How state power regulators are making utilities account for the costs of climate change 4.4.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
State-level politicians are taking climate action into their own hanfs.
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A generation of right-wing politicians ruins Preston Manning's dream of 'green capitalism' 3.4.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
David J. Climenhaga Let's start with a pop quiz. Who said this? "One of the biggest issues will be the question of how much of current revenue from non-renewable resources should be saved and how those savings should be invested … so that, if the day ever comes that oil and gas isn't as significant as it is now, there's something to replace it." If you thought Rachel Notley, you would be wrong. The answer is Preston Manning, once upon a time the godfather of the Canadian right. He was speaking back in 2006 in an interview with Canadian Business Magazine. Later in the same interview, he noted "there is a growing concern about environmental conservation and I think the question is not whether you make a major effort to improve environmental quality and environmental conservation but how is it to be done? Do you rely increasingly on government regulation and intervention or do you rely more on the marketplace?" In other words, something like the carbon tax Jason Kenney has promised to eliminate in Alberta ...
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The age of anxietment: anxiety, excitement and opportunity (zones) 28.3.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
A new federal incentive with bipartisan support looks to innovative and sustainable development.
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Republican Efforts To Counter Green New Deal Show How Far Climate Debate Has Shifted 28.3.2019 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
The Green New Deal resolution drama aside, two GOP lawmakers are pushing proposals that abandon the party's outright climate change denial.
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Corporate climate action: A matter of policy 26.3.2019 GreenBiz.com
The time for companies sitting on the sidelines on climate policy — or saying one thing and doing another — is running out.
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What We Know About Fossil Fuels 30 Years After The Exxon Valdez Oil Spill 24.3.2019 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
The largely invisible impacts of long-term fossil fuel extraction were beginning to surface.
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Oil Giants Invest $110 Billion In New Fossil Fuels After Spending $1 Billion On Green PR 22.3.2019 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
Exxon Mobil Corp., Royal Dutch Shell, Chevron, Total and BP together have spent more than $1 billion on public relations since the Paris Agreement.
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The Trump Team And The Problem That Shall Not Be Named 22.3.2019 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
The administration wants to tackle environmental crises like unsafe drinking water and extreme wildfire. But it won’t talk about that one key driver.
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EPA Administrator Dismisses Climate Change As '50 To 75 Years Out' 20.3.2019 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
Andrew Wheeler, a former coal industry lobbyist, has regularly downplayed the threat of climate change.
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25 badass women shaking up the corporate climate movement 8.3.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
From determined diplomats to compassionate policy experts to pragmatic executives, they are role models for any gender.
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The kids are alright 27.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
James Murray reflects on school strikes, theories of change and vegan sausage rolls.
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Climate solutions depend on rare earths. Here's how they can be sourced responsibly 21.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
These elements are necessary for solar energy, wind energy and electric vehicles — and so is the way we secure them.
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Let's work together to craft the best carbon pricing policy 20.2.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
There is no shortage of ideas. That's why businesses need to demonstrate leadership on this issue. You'll have to a chance to do so at GreenBiz 19.
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How Marsh and McLennan, Allianz and other insurers are responding to climate change risks 12.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
New payout triggers, alongside new policy types and coverage related to the complex transition many industries face.
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Why the Green New Deal needs a grand strategy 11.2.2019 GreenBiz.com
America's new foray into sustainability could use some strategic thinking — and some historical context.
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Organic Green New Deal? Comprehensive climate change policy must address the American food system 8.2.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The proposed bill must put just rural economic and environmental development back on the table.
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Western voters care more about climate than ‘energy dominance’ 7.2.2019 High Country News Most Recent
An annual survey reveals a leap in support of conservation policies.
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The inconvenient truths behind the 'Planetary Health' diet 6.2.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The recently published EAT-Lancet Commission on Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems uses flawed research on health, sustainability and food systems.
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5 things to look for in the Green New Deal 6.2.2019 GreenBiz.com
From job losses to carbon taxes to just what clean energy means, anyway, here's what to watch in the new policy proposal.
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What killed Washington’s carbon tax? 21.1.2019 Current Issue
The curious death of 1631 and what it says about the future of addressing climate change.
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