A123 Systems’ bankruptcy will be painted as another blow to the White House. Actually, it’s a good opportunity for Obama to defend cleantech funding.
A proposed 25% renewable target for Michigan would only increase costs by 1%. But opposition is as fierce as it is in Australia.
Neither candidate has noted the polls showing climate could be a major factor in how undecided and Independent voters cast their ballots.
The US has cut its carbon emissions, but what happens when the economy picks up steam? They are unlikely to last without some dramatic changes.
A new report shows that a carbon tax of $20 per tonne could cut the projected US 10-year deficit from $2.3tn to $1.1tn.
In a decision criticised as ‘unfortunate’ and ‘insane’, the UN has made new coal plants eligible for carbon credits under the Clean Development Mechanism.
The push to brand coal as ‘clean’ seems like a new phenomenon, but it has been a marketing strategy since 1921.
CO2 emissions in the US power sector are set to rise by 2.8 percent in 2013, after declining by 2.3 percent in 2011 and 2.4 percent in 2012.
Survey finds 78% of leading global companies are factoring climate into their business plans, as concerns rise over the impact of extreme weather.
The Republican party is using Solyndra as a key tool in its campaign against Obama — smearing the entire clean energy industry in the process.