New Program Trains Soldiers To Use Solar Energy | The Energy Collective Daily

Warm Ocean, Not Icebergs, Causing Most of Antarctic Ice Shelves’ Mass Loss New Program Trains Soldiers To Use Solar Energy | The Energy Collective Daily   New Program Trains Soldiers To Use Solar Energy ·            Maintaining the 2 Degrees Target by Shifting Assumptions Cool Roof Movement Includes NYC, California, …

A deepening systemic crisis and rising social response

A deepening systemic crisis and rising social response In the third quarter of 2012, several climate records were broken, in the US, India, the Arctic and many other parts of the world. The economic crisis has gotten worse in Europe and has begun to knock on the doors of the …

Deal round-up: Canada sees flood of deals in the renewables sector

View newsletter 14 May 2012 Deal News Deal round-up: Canada sees flood of deals in the renewables sector PREMIUM AGL sells Hallett wind farm to Eurus Energy LED lighting specialist Bridgelux gets equity injection from Toshiba Quadia invests £4.1m in Helveta Smart Energy Collective advance Holland smart grid plan Heliene wins …

Developed nations – led by US, UK and Japan – Try to turn green climate fund into greedy corporate fund

MEDIA ADVISORY Thursday December 1st, 2011 Developed Nations – Led by US, UK and Japan – Try to turn green climate fund into greedy corporate fund. Durban, South Africa, Dec. 1, 2011? Today 163 civil society organisations from 39 countries released a letter exposing an attempt led by the US, …

Felix Calls upon all of those in Charge to Start the Biggest Reforestation Programme Ever in Spain

Let’s plant a million trees in each country of the world! www.plant-for-the-planet.org Update from the Plant-for-the-Planet Children Initiative NEWS Felix Calls upon all of those in Charge to Start the Biggest Reforestation Programme Ever in Spain Prince Felipe supports “Stop talking. Start planting” Thousands of new Climate Justice Ambassadors in …

The Good News About Coal

The Good News About Coal www.earth-policy.org/book_bytes/2011/wotech13_ss3 Earth Policy Release Book Byte June 28, 2011 During the years when governments and the media were focused on preparations for the 2009 Copenhagen climate negotiations, a powerful climate movement was emerging in the United States: the movement opposing the construction of new coal-fired …

Madrid Climate Dialogue: Green & Decent jobs, Social Protection & Financial Transactions Tax Must be on RIO+20 Agenda

We at Ethical Markets fully support the financial transaction tax INTERNATIONAL TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION ITUC OnLine 083/120411 Madrid Climate Dialogue: Green & Decent jobs, Social Protection & Financial Transactions Tax Must be on RIO+20 Agenda Madrid/Brussels, 12 April 2011 (ITUC OnLine): International trade union leaders meeting today in Madrid with …

The Cancun Compacts: Nations of world choose hope in face of climate crisis

“Confidence is back,” announced Mexico’s President Felipe Calderon at the conclusion of climate talks in Cancun at 3 am. “Hope has returned.” Restoring hopes crushed by the collapse last year of Copenhagen’s climate negotiations, the nations of the world have rediscovered consensus on addressing global warming pollution tonight in Cancun. …

ITUC Online – Climate Finance: Closing the ‘Political Will’ Gap

INTERNATIONAL TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION (ITUC) ITUC Online 166/081110 Climate Finance: Closing the ‘Political Will’ Gap Brussels, 8 November 2010 (ITUC OnLine): With climate negotiations reopening in less than four weeks and little hope for achieving a breakthrough, much was expected from the UN-sponsored panel on climate finance, who released its …