Month: February 2012

Climate Change and Business Climate Change and Civil Society Green Economy International New Energy Economy Op-Ed Solutions Sustainable Economy United Nations

The Green Economy is the Right Solution for our Troubled

The green economy offers a powerful solution to both a warming planet and economic volatility. There are a host of political and economic crises in the world today. The Eurozone crisis is expected to be followed by a European recession. In China we are seeing strong evidence of a slowdown and many are calling for […]Read More

Carbon Emissions Climate Change and Business Climate Change and Civil Society Climate Change and Politics Energy Policy Fossil Fuels Global Warming News Government Green Economy New Energy Economy Solutions Sustainable Economy

Climate Change, US Debt and Deficits: House Reps Urge Congressional

US House representatives are once again urging Congressional colleagues to establish a price on carbon. Doing so offers the best possible path forward in dealing with several urgent issues facing the US: government debt, deficits, the economy and the environment, they assert.Read More

Energy Policy Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News Natural Gas Renewable Energy Sustainable Economy United Nations

Enviro News Wrap: Trumps Bullies Scottish Government; GOP’s Delusions on

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Donald Trump has such a huge ego he thinks he can stop the Scottish government from completing a wind farm that can be seen from one of Trump’s developments. Corporate Environmentalism is the best! Corporations like Lego have so much money, […]Read More

Environmental News Musings of a Malcontent Op-Ed

Musings of a Malcontent: A Meat By Any Other Name

“Musings of a Malcontent” is a weekly op-ed by GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Carlyle Coash Here at Global Warming is Real we talk about important issues. The environment. Carbon emissions. Arctic ice the size of Manhattan breaking off into the sea. Solar energy. Water resources. Biofuels. Carbon Capture. Climate Science. Test Tube Meat. You heard me (read […]Read More

Climate Change Deniers Editorial Rants Global Warming News Op-Ed

DenierGate: Forbes Op-Ed from Heartland Fellow Doubles-Down on Lobby Group’s

In response to the revelation the climate scientist Peter Gleick is behind last week’s scandalous “pranking” of the Heartland Institute, James Taylor, writing in Forbes, has declared the whole affair as an example of “global warming alarmist’ deceit and desperation.”  To be sure, Gleick actions are not condoned by many within (and without) the “alarmist” […]Read More

Biofuel Energy Policy

The Biofuels Pipedream

First generation biofuels have been widely criticized, but even second, third and fourth generation biofuels have uncertain technical, economic and environmental viability. A full assessment of the environmental costs of biofuels reveals that the vast majority do not make sense. For biofuels to be a truly feasible alternative to oil, life cycle analysis must take […]Read More