Tags : richard matthews

Climate Change and Civil Society Government Green Building Green Economy Solutions Sustainable Economy

Collaboration is Better than Competition in the War Against Climate

There are numerous examples of organizations, towns and cities working within a collaborative framework to address the looming threat of climate change. Although there are areas where market oriented competition will continue to be invaluable, there are other areas where collaboration is little more than common sense. Cities working together to share methods of being more sustainable […]Read More

Environmental Essay New Energy Economy Op-Ed Solutions Sustainable Economy

Green Oxymorons – Coming to Grips with Being Green

America is rife with confusion and contradictions about climate change. Contrary to what some may be thinking, a green oxymoron is not a colorful appellation for climate change deniers. An oxymoron is a figure of speech that combines normally contradictory terms. A green oxymoron is a figure of speech that combines normally contradictory terms in […]Read More

Government New Energy Economy Policy Solutions Sustainable Economy

Recovery Act Stimulus Report: Jobs for a Sustainable Future 

President Obama’s stimulus has been given mixed reviews due in large part to the current US jobless rate. With unemployment hovering just below 10 percent, these are the worst unemployment numbers in more than a quarter-century. In the past two years, 7.7 million jobs have been lost in the United States and two million jobs have disappeared since Congress passed the stimulus plan. Despite the public’s […]Read More