New Meadowlands Stadium to be environmentally friendly

Jul 9 2009 - 10:49am

On June 1, the US EPA and the principal owner of the New Meadowlands Stadium signed...

IPCC Chairman to head Columbia's International Research Institute for Climate and Society

Jul 9 2009 - 10:45am

Rajendra K. Pachauri, chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change -  which shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize with former U.S. Vice President Al Gore -  has agreed to serve as the...

C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group meeting May 18-21

Jul 9 2009 - 9:00am

The third summit of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group met in Seoul, Korea, from May 18-21, to discuss "...

Van Jones joins CEQ

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Jul 2 2009 - 9:49am

On May 9, Van Jones, founder of Green for All and author of...

New report shows that clean-energy policies can fight poverty and raise US living standards

Jun 18 2009 - 6:53pm

The Natural Resources Defense Council and Green for All released a report "Green Prosperity: How Clean-Energy...

Energy and Climate Change

In the United States, as in other parts of the world, citizens are increasingly concerned about the threats to our future posed by climate change and our addiction to fossil fuels. In turn, many US citizens recognize the need to take responsibility for ourselves and our country in transforming the ways we produce and consume energy -- in our households, communities, regions and nation.