Archive for February, 2010

We Can’t Wish Away Climate Change

02/28/2010 by Charles Komanoff

We Can’t Wish Away Climate Change (Al Gore, 1,900-word op-ed, NYT)


Senators to propose abandoning cap-and-trade

02/27/2010 by James Handley

Senators jettison broad cap-and-trade for “sector” approach (Wash Post)


John Kerry says compromise climate bill coming

02/27/2010 by James Handley

Kerry says compromise climate bill coming, Murkowski likes “net zero carbon tax” (Reuters)


India to Start Clean Energy Fund by Taxing Coal Use

02/26/2010 by James Handley

India to Start Clean Energy Fund by Taxing Coal Use (Business Week)


Reid Calls for Comprehensive Bill ASAP

02/25/2010 by James Handley

Reid Calls for Comprehensive Bill ASAP (NYT – Greenwire)

Filed under News,Politics

Carbon Pricing Still Main Obstacle for Senate Climate Bill

02/24/2010 by Charles Komanoff

Carbon Pricing Still Main Obstacle for Senate Climate Bill (NYT – ClimateWire)


Climate Insurance

02/22/2010 by Daniel Rosenblum

Climate Insurance (Washington Post – Editorial)

Filed under Carbon Tax,News

A Small Price for a Large Benefit

02/20/2010 by James Handley

A Small Price for a Large Benefit (NYT)

Filed under Carbon Tax,News

France Pushes for Carbon Tax by July 2010

02/20/2010 by James Handley

France Pushes for Carbon Tax by July 2010 (Energy Collective)


Why Oil Companies May Be Our Best Hope for Climate Change Legislation in Congress

02/19/2010 by Daniel Rosenblum

Why Oil Companies May Be Our Best Hope for Climate Change Legislation in Congress (AlterNet)