Saturday, January 30, 2010
Monday, January 18, 2010
Another great video from the folks at Green For All - this by Doo Dat. After you check out the video, check out the clip "behind the video" for more about the rapper and the movement.
Friday, January 15, 2010
The negative impacts of coal are so numerous it can be difficult to hold them all in your head at once - CO2 emissions driving climate change (SP1), toxic coal ash spills (SP2); strip mining & mountain top removal (SP3); the devastating social and economic impacts on miners and local communities (to say nothing of the indirect impacts from climate change, etc.) (SP4) - the list goes on...
For a good, 20-minute look at the story on the ground, check out this video from Yale Environment 360 in collaboration with MediaStorm:
Our best solutions are to dramatically reduce our demand for energy through smart design (of buildings, cities, transportation systems, vehicles, appliances, etc.) to a point where the available alternatives (solar, wind, geothermal, etc.) can meet our needs.
Friday, January 08, 2010
Monday, January 04, 2010
A compelling post-Copenhagen message to those in leadership positions from leaders around the world:
This is part of 350.org's recap of the 2009 - an amazing year for progress on climate action, but one that still fell far short of what's needed. 2010 is going to be huge.
Happy New Year.