President Barack Obama, in a speech broadcast to the nation on Tuesday, outlined executive action to reduce carbon pollution and combat climate change. Here, in part, is how the White House outlines the plan: In 2009, President Obama made a commitment to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions in the range of 17 percent below 2005 […]
We know that by reducing greenhouse gas emissions by displacing fossil fuels, renewable energy can slow the pace of climate change. It’s now clear that renewable energy can also make vulnerable communities more resilient, and save lives and money during and after extreme weather events. Recently, by a slim margin of two votes, the U.S. Congress […]
James Hansen spoke about climate change during his TED talk. Read on for more details.