Archive for December, 2012

11 Billion-Dollar Weather, Climate Disasters Hit U.S. in 2012

12/31/2012 by James Handley

11 Billion-Dollar Weather, Climate Disasters Hit U.S. in 2012 (Env’tl News Svc)

Filed under Did you know?,News,Science

Carbon Tax is Tough Sell for Citizens Climate Lobby

12/30/2012 by James Handley

Carbon Tax is Tough Sell for Citizens Climate Lobby (LA Times)

Filed under Carbon Tax,News

Obama Should Tell Treasury to “Explore Carbon Taxes”

12/30/2012 by James Handley

Obama Should Tell Treasury to “Explore Carbon Taxes” (NYT Editorial)

Filed under Carbon Tax,News,Politics

New Temperature Measurements Raise Threat to West Antarctic Ice Sheet

12/30/2012 by Charles Komanoff

New Temperature Measurements Raise Threat to West Antarctic Ice Sheet (Nature Geoscience, via NYT)

Filed under Did you know?,News,Science

Editorial: Save the planet. Save Social Security. Save Medicaid. Tax carbon.

12/29/2012 by James Handley

Save the Planet. Save Social Security. Save Medicaid. Tax Carbon. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)


“Time to Confront Climate Change” — but only via Clean Air Act

12/29/2012 by Charles Komanoff

“Time to Confront Climate Change” — but only via Clean Air Act (NYT editorial)


Carbon Taxes Make Ireland Even Greener

12/28/2012 by James Handley

Carbon Taxes Make Ireland Even Greener (NYT)


Jackson to leave EPA. Climate Still Up In Air

12/27/2012 by Charles Komanoff

Jackson to leave EPA. Climate Still Up In Air (NYT)


Taxing Carbon Would Level Playing Field, Not Dictate Score

12/24/2012 by Charles Komanoff

Taxing Carbon Would Level Playing Field, Not Dictate Score (Orange County Register)


David Roberts: Responses to Newtown School Massacre Reflect Widening Circle of Empathy

12/24/2012 by Charles Komanoff

David Roberts: Responses to Newtown School Massacre Reflect Widening Circle of Empathy (Grist)

Filed under Editorial,News