EarthTalk: China’s Carbon Emissions

EarthTalk® is a weekly environmental column made available to our readers from the editors of E/The Environmental Magazine Dear EarthTalk: I understand that China is about to overtake the U.S. as the world’s largest global warming polluter. What is China doing to address this issue as well as its other environmental impacts as such a populous nation? – Sophie N.,…

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World governments make effort to reduce their carbon emissions

If Cancun Climate Talks Falter, Blame the U.S.

The Weekly Mulch from the Media Consortium By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger (reposted with permission) The most recent round of United Nations-led climate change negotiations began this week in Cancun, and although international expectations are muted this year, the stakes are still high. As Mother Jones‘ Kate Sheppard explains,”The 2010 meeting could make or break the future of global…

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Obama Launches Effort To Support The Climate Negotiations

President Obama announces the Major Economies Forum on on Energy and Climate set to start later this month.