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Follow along with 3p as we track the news and developments leading up to, and during, the COP15 Climate Conference taking place in Copenhagen in December 2009.

Copenhagen: A Week Is an Eternity and I’ve Been Here Forever

So you think you’re burned out on COP15… I’ve got a confession to make. I’m tired. I’m tired of the posturing, of the…

Bright Green Comes to Copenhagen

By Lee Barken, IT practice leader at Haskell & White, LLP Up the road from the COP15 Climate Conference and just outside of…

If You’re Feeling the COP15 Burnout, This Is the Satire for You

Don’t get me wrong, I am watching as eagerly as the rest of you. I’m thrilled that COP15 has garnered as much media…

“Leaked Text” Shows Movement in Climate Talks – Heavy Lifting Remains

The talk in the halls of the Bella Center this afternoon revolved around the so-called “leaked text” of  papers presented in plenary sessions…

News Brief: Is “Legally Binding” Back on the Table?

I am just now at a daily press briefing by Climate Action Network International at the COP15 climate conference in Copenhagen. Tove Ryding…

International Chamber of Commerce: ‘We’re not with stupid’

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on Grist, and is posted with permission. By Jonathan Hiskes There is numbingly little news coming…
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New Poll: U.S. Supports Cap & Trade, Would Pay Extra to Reduce CO2

A new poll released today (PDF) demonstrates that over 60 percent of Americans recognize that the earth is getting warmer mostly because of…

Don’t Flannery Yourself: Exxon’s Man in Copenhagen

Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on Grist, and is posted with permission. By Jonathan Hiskes I tracked down Brian Flannery today.…

UN Climate Chief Comments on EPA Endangerment Finding

In concert with the opening of the COP15 climate talks here in Copenhagen, the EPA finalized their endangerment finding on Monday that specifies…

Endgame: Understanding a Global Climate Imperative

More than 20 years ago, David Wirth, at the time a senior attorney at the NRDC, wrote about the imperative of climate protection…

COP15 Begins: Here Are the Solutions We Need Now

Today marks the start of UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, or COP15 as it’s widely known. A culmination of years of planning,…
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Why “ClimateGate” Is Irrelevant to Business

In case you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve no doubt been aware of a fiasco which emerged in the last few weeks…

See You in Copenhagen: Better Place’s Shai Agassi on Role of Cleantech

If the Copenhagen climate conference has managed to do anything (even before it begins), it has managed to divide. It has facilitated the…

The Importance of Being Earnest at COP 15

If it’s all about the money, and it usually is, then the future financial landscape for cleantech development hinges on the outcome of…
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Copenhagen: Why Bother?

With little more than a week to go before the start of the COP15 climate change conference in Copenhagen, the “Road to Copenhagen”…