Tue, 2007-04-24 11:36Bill Miller
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Californians offer support en masse for early action on global warming

With landmark legislation in place to reduce climate-change pollution, residents of America’s most populous state are ready to start cutting greenhouse-gas emissions as quickly as possible.

Tue, 2007-04-24 10:48Bill Miller
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Rebuffed at UN, Britain continues world climate-change crusade

Accused of scaremongering for taking climate change before the UN Security Council last week, Britain is standing firm in insisting it’s a global challenge that must not be allowed to degenerate into regional bickering.

Tue, 2007-04-24 06:30Ross Gelbspan
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In US, Climate Denial is Mutual

US mutual funds are ignoring the business risks of global climate change, according to a report that criticized the industry for abstaining from or opposing shareholder pressure for environmental disclosure. None of America's 100 largest mutual funds voted in 2006 in support of resolutions seeking greater corporate disclosure on how global climate change will affect business, said Ceres, a coalition of investors and environmentalists.

Mon, 2007-04-23 15:48Kevin Grandia
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Did you know there's a DeSmog Smart Car?

Mon, 2007-04-23 11:42Bill Miller
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New York welcomes Earth Day with $8 tax on cars entering Manhattan

The measure is among 127 proposals for what Mayor Michael Bloomberg calls “a greener, greater New York.” But it still has to clear formidable hurdles in the State Legislature where, as The New York Times put it, “too many good ideas like this one go to die.”


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