Tags : obama environmental policy

Adaptation Climate Environmental News Environmental Protection Agency Extreme Weather Global Warming News Government Renewable Energy

Enviro News Wrap: Black Carbon; Climate Change and Obama’s Second

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up and comments on the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Barack Hussein Obama is inaugurated for his second term as president of the United States. He has increased his lip service towards climate change but his administration has yet to outline a comprehensive plan that either prevents the worse of […]Read More

Energy Policy Environmental Resources Global Warming News Government Policy

President Obama’s Energy and Environment Team – A New Day

As of noon Eastern time today, it is no longer “president-elect” but indeed President Barack Obama. I have the privilege today of witnessing the historic swearing-in of our 44th president. I thought it might be fitting to review the people the new president has assembled to head up his energy and environment team: EPA Administrator: […]Read More

Climate Change and Politics Environmental Resources Global Warming News Global Warming Resources Government

Earth Talk: Starting an Environmental Club and Undoing the Anti-Environmental

Earthtalk is a weekly environmental column made available to our readers from the editors of E/The Environmental Magazine Dear EarthTalk: I’m thinking about starting an environmental club in my middle school.  Can you give me some ideas about how to start?  Can you connect me with other school clubs? -Rosemary, Andover Township, NJ Starting an […]Read More

Climate Change and Politics Energy Policy Environmental Protection Agency Global Warming News Government Policy

Obama Seeks Urgent and Quick Action on Climate Change

While reassuring the world that “there is only one president at a time” in the United States, president-elect Barack Obama is sending definitive signals he takes seriously his campaign rhetoric of a “Planet in Peril” and intends to take quick action to address climate change early in his administration. One such signal was sent when he sent policy advisor Jason Grumet […]Read More