Month: February 2009

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Investment Managers Call on Congress to Enact Strong Climate Change

A group of 35 large institutional investors delivered a letter to Congressional leaders calling on them to enact broad, coordinated and strong legislation that would spur efforts to improve energy efficiency and conservation and spur development, adoption and use of a range of clean energy resources, including national standards for power generation, renewable fuels and energy efficient buildings.Read More

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Clean Coal Fresh – The Coen Brothers Bring a Dose

Produced for the Reality campaign, the academy award winning film makers Joel and Ethan Coen (O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Raising Arizona, Miller’s Crossing, No Country for Old Men, Fargo, Burn After Reading, to name a few) call out the coal industry on their claims that coal is clean. For more information on coal and […]Read More

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Drought a Growing Threat to World Agriculture, Food Production

Persistent droughts are increasingly threatening agricultural production, food security and social stability in food exporting and importing nations around the world. World leaders need to act now in order to adapt to and avoid worst case scenarios, according to the UNCCD and WMO.Read More