Posts Tagged ‘climate change’

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Should the Earth be a Sun?

Posted on December 20th, 2012 by

Several years ago, the University of Texas at Arlington’s (UTA) Maverick Lecture Series featured one of America’s most-famous and most-beloved astronauts, Sally Ride.  With much[...]
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Companies are Climate Change Believers (even when politicians are not)

Posted on March 30th, 2012 by

Without question, some companies stand to be harmed by climate change, while others could benefit from new opportunities.  Still others are merely afraid to be impacted by[...]
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Leveling the (Carbon) Playing Field

Posted on February 15th, 2012 by

The International Energy Agency’s annual World Energy Outlook, released in November, sent a stark message to the participants at the climate negotiations in Durban: “The[...]
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Earthquakes, Water Pollution and Increased Greenhouse Gas Emissions? Fracking – Strike Number Three?

Posted on December 26th, 2011 by

The last decade has seen a sustained campaign by the hydraulic fracturing (‘fracking”) industry against its critics, as the fracking industry in the U.S. alone[...]
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Richest Governments Won’t Act on Climate Change until 2020

Posted on December 21st, 2011 by

The United States, Japan, the United Kingdom, and members of the European Union have all revealed that there will be no treaty signed at the[...]
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Startling the Global Community, Canada Withdraws from the Kyoto Convention

Posted on December 16th, 2011 by

Canada has announced its intention to withdraw from the Kyoto treaty on greenhouse gas emissions (GGE), sandbagging the other signatories to the convention. The Kyoto[...]
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World-class scientific research sponsor The Novim Group releases BEST climate change study visualization today for free via “Just Science” iPad and iPhone app

Posted on December 14th, 2011 by

San Francisco, CA — December 1, 2011 — Fueled by an aim to resolve widespread public and scientific criticisms of incumbent studies on the global[...]
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Addressing today’s energy dilemmas in commercial buildings through demand response

Posted on October 26th, 2011 by

A growing number of incentives are heating up demand response (DR) adoption in the commercial building sector. The commercial sector, faced with factors such as[...]
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Should Earth Consider Jenny Craig?

Posted on August 31st, 2011 by

Last week’s discussion, “Climate Change and Global Warming Uncovered Myth?,” centered around Randolph E. Schmid’s column “Global warming continues as greenhouse gas grows,” published by[...]
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Arizona State University #1 For Solar Panels Used By A University

Posted on May 27th, 2011 by

Arizona State University becomes #1 In solar power production for a University, details about the DOE's new America's Home Energy Education Challenge.
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Taking Account of Full Costs and Total Benefits in achieving a more efficient building sector: Architecture 2030 Challenge for Products

Posted on February 22nd, 2011 by

Simply put, Architecture 2030 (Ed Mazria) is among my favorite organizations. Architecture 2030 has been developing and promoting well-thought through and practical concepts for shifting America’s built[...]
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Let There Be Light

Posted on February 22nd, 2011 by

In physics, energy is a quantity that is often understood as the ability a physical system has to do work on other physical systems. Since[...]
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How Carbon Capture and Storage Work

Posted on February 13th, 2011 by

We are currently heading towards irreversible climate change. Too much CO2 in our atmosphere is leading to global warming, which is causing climate change. The[...]
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Investors Rush to Cash In on Climate Change

Posted on January 12th, 2011 by

Climate change-sustainable investing has a big head of steam. And the effects of planetary climate change on most industries are going to be huge. Trillions[...]
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