January, 2010

Economic Message of the Week: California Announces Renewable Energy Projects

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has announced 244 proposed renewable energy projects that could greatly boost the state's clean energy goals through the solar, wind, geothermal, biomass, and hydro sectors. "California is a …

Editorial of the Week: Obama must lead effort for cap-and-trade law in the San Jose Mercury News

As the new year begins, a multitude of issues are competing for attention in Washington. We hope that 2010 will be the year that one long-neglected problem – reducing carbon …

China Takes Step with Renewable Electricity Provision

Weeks after China and other nations met in Copenhagen to discuss plans for reducing emissions and combating global warming, the world's largest carbon polluter is taking a major step toward greater energy …

Report: Solar Could Generate 15% of Power by 2020

According to a report from the Solar Energy Industries Association, solar power could provide 15 percent of America's power in the next 10 years if the federal government rolled back subsidies for …

White House May Expand NEPA to Cover Climate Effects

The Obama administration is prepared to direct federal agencies to consider global warming implications before they take major action as part of a new order that would expand the 40-year-old …

Governors Eye Carbon Cuts for Gas

Eleven governors in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic are expanding on plans to reduce carbon levels in gasoline and heating oil while advancing efforts to cut overall carbon pollution and help fight global warming as …

NWF Scientist Responds to Mooney’s Call to Action

Chris Mooney, who writes at Discover Magazine’s The Intersection blog, wrote an op-ed in Sunday’s Washington Post titled “On issues like global warming and evolution, scientists need to speak up”: …

2 Great Nature Photography Contests For Kids

With video games and television shows competing for your kid's downtime–it's great to know that there are rewards to exploring nature with nothing more than a camera and an imagination. …

Sense of Wonder

9 Books To Inspire Outdoor Fun for Your Family

A bird singing, a cool breeze, a magnificent sunset: most of the time you don’t need convincing that outdoor time is good you and your family. But sometimes it’s nice …

Theresa Lizakowski

One Child’s Prescription—Nature

My first clue to how my nine-year-old son connected with the outdoors came about five years ago while on a visit to Grandpa’s farm. I watched one afternoon as the …

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