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News and analysis of the impact of climate change on governments and businesses.

1.21 Gigawatts??? How about that much each day for the next 25 years?

In Back to the Future, the classic Michael J. Fox film, the inventive Doc exclaims, “1.21 Gigawatts!!!!!” in horror when he realizes how…

Big Money + Dirty Coal = Big Dirty Coal Money

The Sierra Club has had it right for years: There’s no such thing as “clean coal” and all of the blather and money…

The Cap-and-Trade Scapegoat and the Illusion of Cheap Energy

It may not have made as many waves as the Michael Jackson story, but last week, after the House passed the cap-and-trade bill,…

The Hope Behind the Holes in the Waxman-Markey Climate Bill

Friday was a historic day for the United States with the passage of our first comprehensive climate change bill. While some criticize the…

PR Battle Over Cap-and-Trade Reaches a Fevered Pitch

Oil and coal companies — the most vocal opponents of US cap-and-trade climate legislation — have spent more than $76 million over the…

This Week in Green Business

Welcome to Friday’s Green Business Roundup from around the blogosphere! I’ll be filling in for the lovely and talented Jen Boynton for the…

Time to Sell Your Oceanfront Property?

The world’s leading climate scientists are convening in Copenhagen, so we’re expecting a busy week for environmental news, and it begins with a…

Carbon Tax Versus Cap-and-Trade

On a practical level the advanges of a Carbon Tax appear way more attractive than a cap-and-trade model.

The US Climate Action Partnership’s “Blueprint for Legislative Action,” does it go far enough?

Finally. Change. Along with the new President comes a bright and contemporary perspective on how to tackle climate change. So what can we…

An Urgent Resolution for the New Year

Tomorrow morning, the gym will be quite crowded with new members hoping to start the year off right. It is one of the…

Geologists Say Rock Laid Bare Under Omani Desert Can Absorb 4 Billion Tons Of CO2 a Year

Geologists find a type of rock that absorbs carbon naturally. Could this be a silver bullet in the fight against global warming?

Advertising And Global Warming – Prepare To Be Shocked

Advertisers get their hands on Global Warming

Planning the First 100 Days: Green IS the Recession Solution!

Since the credit crisis began, many experts have called for ‚ÄòA Green New Deal' to rescue us. But how will green solutions be…

Obama Energy Plan and 5 Business Opportunities It Supports

Will Barack Obama's administration create green jobs? Absolutely. By exploring his energy plan, we highlight 5 areas where green jobs will thrive.

ClimatePULSE: Vote, Cap, and Trade

The big news of the day is, of course, the U.S. presidential election. This week ClimatePULSE will take a look at a topic…