Topic: American Clean Energy and Security Act
Every ton of emissions from American coal burned in Europe means that a ton won’t be burned in a country like China – or even the United States – where emissions are uncapped, Holland writes.
Professor Kahn of UCLA presents a primer on California's greenhouse gas protections and the current ballot measure to overturn them.
10/26/2010 05:05 pm
Editorial Board Blog Obama speech on Gulf oil spill and climate change: Why hard cost figures are needed
Few politicians want to debate the real costs of fighting climate change. Will, for example, gasoline be $5 a gallon or not? Perhaps a bill would pass if there were more honesty and openness about the real impact of hiking the price of carbon.
06/16/2010 03:15 pm
A compromise climate bill being developed in the Senate may drop controversial cap and trade legislation passed by the House.
03/02/2010 11:39 am
The Alaska dividends model is just one of several ways the 1,200-page Waxman-Markey climate change bill could be simplified and made more effective.
01/13/2010 10:14 am
Linguist George Lakoff maintains that humans lack good ways to verbalize complex issues like climate change; the Monitor's language columnist tries to imagine things otherwise.
11/30/2009 12:00 am
His hometown is giving Beck the key to the city. Before that, his fans paid up to $500 to see and hear the conservative commentator at Safeco Field in Seattle. Did we mention that he has a new book out?
09/26/2009 01:00 am
08/12/2009 01:00 am
The Waxman-Markey bill's 'international offsets' amount to paying polluting countries not to pollute.
07/27/2009 01:00 am
07/10/2009 01:00 am