Tag Results

Entries tagged climatechange

April 25, 2013 12:35 PM How to Reduce Carbon Emissions: Listen to Business

Barack Obama (2009) : President Obama is offering a U.S. target for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the range of 17% below 2005 levels by 2020…. In light of the President’s goal for an 83% reduction in GHG emissions...

By James Wimberley

April 10, 2013 1:13 PM Alberta Is Becoming a Petro-Parasite on Canada

April 4th saw a spectacular pipeline rupture in Mayflower, Arkansas, spilling heavy Albertan tar sands oil over a suburban street. Unsurprisingly, this has intensified the debate over the Keystone XL pipeline, bringing questions over the environmental safety of pipelines to...

By Rhiannon M. Kirkland

April 04, 2013 10:38 AM How Do We Get People Talking about Climate Change?

I wrote one over at Plum Line yesterday about a Media Matters push to get people to lobby the broadcast networks to run more stories about climate. My argument was that it's unlikely that such an effort would be successful,...

By Jonathan Bernstein