July 25, 2013
by Anjali Jaiswal
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Vice President Biden Continues to Build Momentum on U.S.-India Climate Cooperation to Spur Action on “Super Greenhouse Gases”

Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco
In India, United States Vice President Joe Biden advanced momentum on U.S.-India discussions to combat climate change earlier this week. His trip marked the first visit from a United States… Continue reading

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February 13, 2013
by Danielle Droitsch
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President Obama’s Climate Promise and What it Means for Canada

Danielle Droitsch, Director, Canada Project, Washington, D.C.
In the first State of the Union address of his second term, U.S. President Barack Obama promised to tackle the greatest threat facing our planet – catastrophic climate … Continue reading

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January 22, 2013
by Pete Altman
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Implementing the Inaugural: President Obama’s Carbon Pollution Solution

Pete Altman, Climate and Clean Air Campaign Director, Washington, D.C.
It was thrilling to hear President Obama put climate change front and center in his Inaugural Address. In case you missed what he said, here it is:

The goo… Continue reading

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January 21, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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Quote of the Day: President Barack Obama on Climate Change

Strong and inspiring words from the President’s Inaugural Address. Continue reading

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November 30, 2012
by Greenlaw from NRDC China
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China Environmental News Alert

Greenlaw from NRDC China, NRDC China Program, Beijing
NRDC has been working in China for over fifteen years on such issues as energy efficiency, green buildings, clean energy technologies, environmental governance and public participati… Continue reading

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September 22, 2011
by Rachel Fried
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Get Offline, Get Outside: Next Generation of Conservationists Needed

Rachel Fried, Program Assistant, Land and Communications, Washington, D.C.
I was six when my parents took my brother and me to the Grand Canyon.  I remember it was scorching hot and I remember getting sick over a guard rail on the … Continue reading

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August 12, 2011
by Kaid Benfield
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The importance of regional planning that matters

Kaid Benfield, Director, Sustainable Communities, Washington, DC  
The Places to Grow land use plan for the region of Ontario around Toronto and Hamilton (image above) is one of the best I have seen.  I will discuss it more below, but y… Continue reading

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February 11, 2011
by Peter Lehner
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U.S. and India Make Rapid Progress on Clean Energy Partnership

Last week at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit, NRDC drew attention to one of the positive signs that the United States remains committed to climate action: the joint U.S. and India Green Partnership to address climate change and promote clean e… Continue reading

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January 28, 2011
by Amanda Maxwell
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Climate, Energy and Environment News from Latin America: 1.24 – 1.28.2011

Chile:
United States President Barack Obama announced an upcoming visit to Chile during his State of the Union address this week. (The Santiago Times, 1/27/11) In March, Obama will meet with President Piñera to discuss clean energy which Obama h… Continue reading

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