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Center for Carbon Removal: Beyond Mitigation in a 2C World

This post first published in TriplePundit Later this year ministers, scientists, diplomats and heads of state from more than 190 countries will convene in Paris for COP 21 with the ambitious goal of adopting a binding international treaty to limit greenhouse gas emissions from human activity. The enormity of that task can be distilled to one number: two. Climate scientists warn that a 2 degrees Celsius rise of…

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Senator Byron Dorgan on Cap and Trade, Clean Energy, and Climate Change

Video excerpts of Senator Byron Dorgan speaking on his belief in the need for a cap on carbon, clean energy, and a low carbon economy, yet his reservations about the current cap and trade scheme proposed by the House Waxman-Markey bill.

Kerry Tells International Environmental Delegates U.S. Will Have Carbon Market By Year End

John Kerry tells an international delegation at the Sustainable Development Summit that the U.S. will have a carbon market in place by the end of the year.