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Changing the conversation on climate and energy through creative, strategic communications.

COMMUNITY MONITORING: Corporate and Health


Sustainable Business- FacebookTops New Headquarters with Massive Green Roof

Bloomberg- BP to sell U.S. Wind Business in Retreat to Fossil Fuels


Researchers see link between deadly spread of diarrhea, more prolonged droughts in Africa




Denver Post – Feds project climate change will double wildfire risk in forests

Wapo – Bill Burton: Keystone polls won’t influence Obama

Wapo – The Keystone XL Pipeline and its politics, explained

LAT – L.A. officials irate over arsenic emissions

Grist – The drought is drying up all our ethanol

WSJ – State Gas Taxes Head Higher 

LAT – Fox News declares death of green cars, says gas guzzlers rule

Wapo – Has Tesla made electric cars affordable? Not exactly.


Climate News Network – Least developed countries agree to cut greenhouse gas emissions

EU Observer – Economic crisis helping EU to fight global warming

Guardian – Amazon tribe threatens to declare war amid row over Brazilian dam project

FT – Fuel efficiency drive focuses on engines

WSJ – Battery Fires Don’t Frighten Car Makers 


LAT Oped – Dr. James Hansen – Keystone XL: The pipeline to disaster

LiveScience Oped – Nancy Colleton – As Weather Changes, Forecasts Lag

Politico Oped – DENNIS MCGINN – More renewables for states

LAT Oped –  William Alley and Rosemarie Alley – San Onofre’s Other Problem

Nat. Review Oped – Patrick Brennan – How to Pretend an Electric Car Is a Good Idea

COMMUNITY MONITORING: Agriculture and Action Sports


Ag Professional- Battling climate change with tried and true methods

StarHerald.com-Opinion: Climate Change. Bill calls for study of effects of warming on Nebraska’s economy


The Guardian- Glorious winter, but the Alps face a warmer world-bringing huge change



Wapo – The public’s interest in climate change is waning

Wapo – Earth warmest in thousands of years? Controversy over new hockey stick

NYT – Pipeline Spills Stir New Criticism of Keystone Plan

WSJ – U.S. Oil Exports Get a Second Look 

Guardian – Poll asking voters about conspiracy theories reveals alarming beliefs – including 37% believing global warming to be a hoax

WSJ – Poll: Americans’ Top Conspiracy Theories, Revealed 

Bloomberg – EPA Proposes to Revise Industry Potentials for Global Warming Under Reporting Rule

NYT – Treatment Plant for Waste in Nuclear Cleanup Has Design Flaws, Panel Says

AP – Hanford Nuclear Waste Tanks Could Explode, Agency Warns


Wapo – World Bank chief says global warming threatens the planet and the poorest

Guardian – Climate change making extreme events worse in Australia – report

WSJ – Rio Tinto Seeks to Sell Australia Coal Stakes

NYT – Fatal Landslide Draws Attention to the Toll of Mining on Tibet

Vancouver Sun – B.C. Liberals set to announce five-year carbon tax freeze

Bloomberg – U.K. Steelmakers, Farms Agree to Boost Energy Efficiency


Wapo Jonathan Bernstein Column – President Obama should talk about climate change. A lot.

WSJ Oped – Merrill Matthews – About Those Tax Breaks for Big Oil . . . 

Wapo Ed Rogers Column – Voters are cool and the planet is too

Guardian Andrew Simms Column – UK rewards polluters and locks up people who want to save the planet

NYT Analysis – Matt Wald –  News Analysis: Emissions Rules Put Alternative-Fuel Vehicles in a Bind

NYT Ltr – Bob Fri – Invitation to a Dialogue: Action on the Climate



NYT – Climate Maverick to Quit NASA

Wapo – James Hansen, climate activist, is retiring from NASA

WSJ – As Big Drillers Move In, Safety Goes Up

Wapo – Will a new pipeline spill affect the administration’s Keystone XL decision?

WSJ – Pipeline in Spill to Be Dug Up 

Deep Sea News – Climate Change and Hurricanes, Good for Squid?

Reuters – Tesla expects first-quarter profits after strong demand for Model S


NYT – Air Pollution Linked to 1.2 Million Premature Deaths in China

Wapo – European industry flocks to U.S. to take advantage of cheaper gas

The Australian – Carbon tax will force jobs offshore: Rusal chief warns 

Guardian – Climate change and the curriculum: teachers share their views

FT – Russia gears up for shale boom


Daily Beast Opinion – Winthrop Roosevelt on the Oil Boom that Threatens His Great-Great-Grandfather’s Legacy 

WSJ – Oped – PATRICK JENEVEIN – Wind-Power Subsidies? No Thanks. 

WSJ Ed – A Tale of Two Oil Spills, Greens fret over pipeline leaks but are mute about train derailments.

IHT Column – CHRISTOPHER F. SCHUETZE- Canada’s Latest Climate Change

Daily Climate Opinion – Steve Pomerance – Natural gas – the “transition fuel”

Globe & Mail – Paul Heinbecker Column – It’s not just the drought treaty. Canada is vanishing from the United Nations



Wapo – Exxon Mobil pipeline leaks ‘a few thousand’ barrels of crude oil in Arkansas

Reuters – Exxon cleans up Arkansas oil spill amid debate over Canada-to-US pipelines

LAT – Oil town hopes for a boom in jobs from California’s Monterey Shale

AP – New England plan to buy renewable power as a region is held up by patchy rules


Nature – Global warming expands Antarctic sea ice 

Reuters – Global warming means seas freeze more off Antarctica: study

Guardian – Earth-cooling schemes need global sign-off, researchers say

NYT –  Israel Taps an Offshore Natural Gas Field

AP – More Caribbean nations in hunt for offshore oil amid fears that a spill would devastate region

FT – UK businesses warn on emissions tax

Daily Mail – Researchers predict dramatic boost in trees and shrubs due to global warming


Wapo Ed – New EPA rules on tailpipe emissions will save lives

NYT Oped -THOMAS HOMER-DIXON- The Tar Sands Disaster

Guardian  Ed – Civilisation and the environment: ashes to ashes

HuffPo Oped – James Hansen – Doubling Down on Our Faustian Bargain

NYT Dot Earth – Revkin – Fresh Thoughts from Authors of a Paper on 11,300 Years of Global Temperature Changes