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The Eiffel Tower Guide to the UN Climate Change Summit
posted by Jacob Scherr, 11/29/15
Jacob Scherr, Senior Advisor, International Program, Washington, DC: Here is why I ...
EPA asks to take next generation pesticide Enlist Duo off the market
posted by Sylvia Fallon, 11/25/15
Sylvia Fallon, Senior Scientist, Washington, DC: In a striking reversal, the EPA has ...
Financing Clean Energy Growth - Scaling up Green Bonds in India
posted by Sameer Kwatra, 11/25/15
Sameer Kwatra, India Energy and Climate Policy Analyst, Washington, D.C.: With finance ...
Key Elements of the Paris Climate Agreement - deepening international action
posted by Jake Schmidt, 11/25/15
Jake Schmidt, Director, International Program, Washington, DC: World leaders will meet ...
India's Telangana State kick starts comprehensive energy efficient building program contributing to achieving India's climate targets
posted by Sameer Kwatra, 11/25/15
Sameer Kwatra, India Energy and Climate Policy Analyst, Washington, D.C.: Co-authored ...
INDIA GREEN NEWS: India hopes for success of Paris climate summit; Ranks 5th on doing business in clean energy
posted by Sameer Kwatra, 11/25/15
Sameer Kwatra, India Energy and Climate Policy Analyst, Washington, D.C.: India Green ...
Thanksgiving free from pesticides
posted by Andrea Spacht, 11/25/15
Andrea Spacht, Program Assistant, Health and Environment Program, San Francisco: Normal ...
Latin America Green News COP21 Edition: Latin America gears up for Paris
posted by Maria Martinez, 11/25/15
Maria Martinez, Program Assistant, Director of Programs & Latin America Project, Washington, D.C.: ...
Moving Forward: Eastern States Tackle Climate Change with Clean Transportation Investments
posted by Deron Lovaas, 11/24/15
Deron Lovaas, State/Federal Policy & Practice Director, Urban Solutions, Washington, D.C.: ...
Paris Climate Conference: Major greenhouse gas emitters' climate pledges for COP21
posted by Han Chen, 11/24/15
Han Chen, International Climate Advocate, Washington, D.C.: Before the Paris climate ...

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Congrats to the Big Winners of Our Latest Photo Contest!
posted by Gail Henry, 7/11/13
By Gail Henry We're happy to announce the Summer 2013 winners ...
Solar Warrior
posted by Mark Andrew Boyer, 7/11/13
By Mark Andrew Boyer On a sunny but blustery morning on the Pine ...
A Shift in the Wind: Mourning the Arizona Wildfire Hotshots
posted by Michael Kodas, 7/2/13
By Michael Kodas “We are the land of the free because of the brave,” ...

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Elementos claves de la cumbre del clima en París
posted by Carolina Herrera, 11/18/15
A dos semanas del inicio de la cumbre del clima en París (COP21) el mundo está en espera del nuevo acuerdo ...
La Organización Mundial de la Salud vincula la carne roja con el cáncer - a comer menos y mejor se ha dicho
posted by Evelyn Arevalo, 10/27/15
Les comparto este blog del Dr. David Wallinga: El conocido amor de los habitantes de EE.UU. por la carne ...
Subway, la cadena de comida rápida más grande del mundo, anuncia que usará carne producida sin antibióticos
posted by Carmen Cordova, 10/22/15
Desde abril, varios grupos ambientales y consumidores, incluyendo NRDC, han estado demandando que Subway ...
Evaluando los compromisos climáticos para la negociación internacional del clima-COP21
posted by Adrianna Quintero, 10/21/15
Les comparto este blog de mi colega Han Chen: Las negociaciones sobre el cambio climático en Paris este ...

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Two Zijin Senior Staff Fined 1.15 Million RMB and Other Recent China Environmental Law, Public Participation, and Climate Change News
posted by Greenlaw, 1/14/11
紫金矿业两高管被罚115万以及其他最近的中国环境法、公众参与及气候变化的新闻 Two Zijin senior staff fined 1.15 million RMB, Zijin to donate ...
NRDC Beijing Office-DSM Staff Engineer – Job Opening
posted by JingJing Qian, 1/12/11
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is seeking a full-time staff engineer for the Demand Side ...
The Warriors of Qiugang – A New Documentary on the Struggle to Save China’s Environment
posted by Alex Wang, 1/10/11
A great deal has been written about the struggles to resolve China’s overwhelming environmental problems, ...
Progress and Retreat for Environmental Transparency in China: Announcing the 2009-10 Pollution Information Transparency Index (PITI) Results
posted by Alex Wang, 1/4/11
Environmental transparency in China showed both progress and retreat over the past year, and many ...

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