Month: April 2011

Climate Change and Civil Society Energy Policy Fossil Fuels Global Warming News

Life Beyond a Green Royal Wedding: Coming to Grips With

The Weekly Mulch from the Media Consortium by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger (reposted with permission) The biggest news for the environment this week might just be that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took pains to add a couple of green touches to this morning’s Royal Wedding. The flowers were seasonal, the food locally […]Read More

Climate Change Deniers Global Warming News Video

Hide the Decline – Unpacking the Climategate Emails

Repeated investigations have exonerated Phil Jones, Michael Mann, and the other scientists whose emails where hacked back in 2009, yet some cling to the notion of a massive, coordinated hoax among scientists. After all, wasn’t there talk of using “tricks” and “hiding the decline?” Peter Sinclair a.k.a. YouTube’s Greenman3610, adds some common sense and context […]Read More

Climate Change and Business Climate Change and Civil Society Essay Op-Ed

Response to Criticism of Cooperation Between Business and Mainstream Environmentalism

Some radical environmentalists are harshly critical of the increasing levels of cooperation between environmental organizations and major corporations. These extremists believe that the only way we can address the climate change crisis is through a revolution which overthrows the entire capitalist system. This revolutionary rhetoric was reiterated in an article published on Saturday, April 23, […]Read More

Carbon Emissions Environmental News Environmental Resources Global Warming News

Enviro News Wrap: Dirty Apple; Sustainable Sushi; Laser Spark Plugs,

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: I had sushi for lunch, and its always an internal conflict. Which fish should I eat? Should I not eat any fish at all because the fish of the ocean are going extinct, or should I eat a little while […]Read More

Energy Non-Renewable Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News

An Earth Day Look at the BP Oil Spill, One

The Weekly Mulch from the Media Consortium By Megan Hagist, Media Consortium blogger (reposted with permission) One year after the worst oil spill in U.S. history began, key questions about its environmental impact remain unanswered. The 4.9 million barrels of BP oil that spilled into the Gulf of Mexico continue to threaten marine wildlife and […]Read More

Peak Oil Video

Peak Oil from How to Boil a Frog

What is peak oil and what does it mean for the future of our society? These videos from filmmaker How to Boil a Frog takes a look at the reality of our almost complete dependence on petroleum and fossil fuels in almost all aspects of modern civilization. The following videos provide an introductory look at […]Read More