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Where US Efficiency and Emissions Rules Mean New Jobs: $6 Billion in industrial development, thousands of jobs in Michigan

Where US Efficiency and Emissions Rules Mean New Jobs: $6 Billion in industrial development, thousands of jobs in Michigan

May 27, 2010 by · 8 Comments 

By Keith Schneider US Climate Action Network On Friday, May 21, President Obama gathered in the Rose Garden the chiefs of his transportation and environmental departments to take the next big step to leverage federal climate policy and clean energy investment to spur new job growth. The president directed Transportation Secretary Ray La Hood and […]

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Bubbling and Crude: Gulf coast spill reflects devotion to wealth, power, and oil

Bubbling and Crude: Gulf coast spill reflects devotion to wealth, power, and oil

May 5, 2010 by · 4 Comments 

By Keith Schneider US Climate Action Network On March 17, two weeks to the day before President Barack Obama laid out a new plan to expand offshore oil exploration in the United States, a government auction of federally controlled oil and gas reserves in the Gulf of Mexico was held at the New Orleans Superdome.  […]

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“Immediate Operational Effect”: Climate Action Hotline, Dec. 1

“Immediate Operational Effect”: Climate Action Hotline, Dec. 1

December 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

December 2, 2009 The countdown to Copenhagen began in earnest over the last week as the U.S., China, and India announced new emissions targets and other actions in a coordinated campaign to heighten expectations about reaching a global climate agreement that, in President Obama’s words, have “immediate operational effect.” Meanwhile, opponents to climate action coordinated […]

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Clean Action Commitments: World Waits on U.S.

Clean Action Commitments: World Waits on U.S.

November 20, 2009 by · 1 Comment 

White House, Congress Appear to be Stepping Toward Commitments By Keith Schneider U.S. Climate Action Network Delegates from the United States and 191 other nations gather in Copenhagen next month to draw up a comprehensive, ambitious, and fair international agreement to solve climate change. Hundreds of public interest organizations and tens of thousands of citizens […]

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