Carbon tax has been popping back up on the radar this week. First, the Congressional Budget Office included a carbon tax in a myriad of ideas to reduce the federal deficit. There are a bunch of... -- Read more on ...
Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City: Twenty-nine corporations, including five major oil companies, are starting to account for coming carbon limits in their business plans, according to a new report by CDP.
Climate change is going to impact us sooner than we think.
By Elizabeth Royte Part of OnEarth's Answers from the Past month, in which our contributors explore how contemporary thinking on sustainability has been influenced by wisdom handed down to us from previous generations. Read more here.
WASHINGTON " The United States is spewing 50 percent more methane " a potent heat-trapping gas " than the federal government estimates, a new comprehensive scientific study says. Much of it is coming from just three states: Texas, Oklahoma and ...
UCS comments on Wilmar's announcement committing to supplying palm oil that is deforestation-free and does not violate human rights.
Robert Friedman, Youth Engagement Coordinator, New York City: Several weeks ago, the EPA held public listening sessions on how the Clean Air Act can be applied to reduce carbon pollution from power plants.