Climate Policy

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Name: Climate Policy
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What We Are Reading…August 22, 2014

Iraqi Christians reach France after fleeing Islamists BBC News France has welcomed about 40 Iraqi Christian refugees who were flown to Paris from Irbil in Iraqi Kurdistan.   Shi’ite militia kill dozens of Iraqi Sunnis in mosque shooting ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 23 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

White House won’t use NEPA effectively on climate and clean energy -- Part 1

Council on Environmental Quality Bldg on Jackson Place in Washington DC (Photo: Wikipedia)The White House won’t use the law on federal environmental impacts assessments as an effective tool for executive action on climate and clean energy projects. The ... [Published Climate Science Watch - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Why the Kyoto Protocol Failed and a New Way Forward

The Breakthrough Institute @TheBTI continues to do some of the best work on energy policy that is sensitive to both energy-poverty and to politically achievable climate policy. Steve Rayner is one of the authors of the pivotal Hartwell Paper ... [Published SeekerBlog - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

How can we convince rightwingers to accept climate science …

… persuade them to stop being rightwingers[1] (This is a cross-post from my blog ) I have a piece in (Australian magazine) Inside Story arguing that the various efforts to “frame” the evidence on climate change, and the policy implications, in a ... [Published Crooked Timber - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

What We Are Reading … August 21, 2014

U.S. Staged Secret Operation into Syria in Failed Bid to Rescue Americans Adam Goldman and Karen DeYoung / The Washington PostU.S. Special Operations forces staged an unsuccessful operation this summer to rescue photojournalist James Foley and other ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Enhancing Capacity for ASEAN Climate Change Negotiators

Climate change negotiators in the region are attending a workshop in Hanoi in two days to strengthen their capacity for engaging in international climate negotiations. The workshop was hosted by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and sponsored ... [Published Vietnam Business Forum - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

The Politics Of Carbon And The Price Of Doing What's Right

Many readers will remember the moment in December 2009 when two liberal senators defied the newly elected opposition leader Tony Abbott and crossed the floor to vote with the Rudd government in favour of a cap-and-trade system of emissions trading (the ... [Published New Matilda - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Carbon tax will be back, industry believes

Major polluting companies believe a carbon price will be reintroduced in Australia some time in the future, according to the first business survey released after its repeal.The survey of major Australian energy, mining, construction and manufacturing ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 19 2014]
Entities: Carbon Tax, Carbon, Emission
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

What We Are Reading … August 19, 2014

Ebola Crisis: Liberia Finds ‘Missing Patients’ BBCSeventeen suspected Ebola patients who went missing in Liberia after a health centre in the capital was attacked have been found, a minister has said.   Ukraine Businesses Look for Alternatives ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

The Climate 5: climate politics, economics, ...

19 Aug 2014Growing atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases pose an urgent global threat. New scientific research is transforming our understanding of the climate challenge, and advances in analytics and technology are provoking new thinking on ... [Published IIEA - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

A breakthrough in Chinese climate policy? Not likely

I argued back in April that China's 'synthetic natural gas' (syngas or SNG, which is gas made from coal) is 'bad economics, bad science and an environmental catastrophe'. I also said that 'what is striking is the ambition of Chinese plans versus the widespread ... [Published The Interpreter - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Korolec: Poland is a climate policy success story

Poland’s climate change minister says the coal-intensive nation can be a model for developing countriesMarcin Korolec defended Poland’s record on cutting carbon emissions (Pic: Europa/Flickr)By Megan DarbyPoland can set an example to developing countries ... [Published Responding to Climate Change - Aug 18 2014]
Entities: Poland, Climate Policy, Coal

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...transition [to a low-carbon economy] fast we will be stranded economically and politically," said Greens climate change spokesman Kennedy Graham. "There will be a global agreement and a global carbon price will emerge."
Latham supports "an all of the above energy policy that utilizes responsible energy exploration and efficient uses of American sources of energy" . But his version of "all of the above" has meant promoting the agenda of dirty polluters rather than investing in renewable energy that Iowans support...
"Under my plan of a cap-and-trade system, electricity rates would necessarily skyrocket," Obama told the San Francisco Chronicle in January 2008. "Coal-powered plants, you know, natural gas, you name it, whatever the plants were, whatever the industry was, they would have to retrofit their operations. That will cost money. They will pass that money on to consumers."
"There is no optimism at all, they did not say it was easy for the firm to participate in the [Emissions Reduction Fund]. They felt the government information given was rather poor" Professor Subramaniam said

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What We Are Reading…August 22, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 23 hours ago]
White House won’t use NEPA effectively on clima... [Published Climate Science Watch - 23 hours ago]
Greenland And West Antarctic Ice Sheet Loss Mor... [Published Think Progress - Aug 22 2014]
'Grand bargain' may secure enough support for D... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 22 2014]
Why the Kyoto Protocol Failed and a New Way For... [Published SeekerBlog - Aug 22 2014]
How can we convince rightwingers to accept clim... [Published Crooked Timber - Aug 22 2014]
What We Are Reading … August 21, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 21 2014]
Tar Sands: How Trade Rules Surrender Sovereignt... [Published Institute for Agricultural and Trade Policy - Aug 21 2014]
Enhancing Capacity for ASEAN Climate Change Neg... [Published Vietnam Business Forum - Aug 21 2014]
The Politics Of Carbon And The Price Of Doing W... [Published New Matilda - Aug 21 2014]
We mustn't waste water while taking action on c... [Published Business Spectator - Aug 21 2014]
Climate change issues for the election [Published Interest.co.nz - Aug 20 2014]
Brian Fallow: Free-riding on emissions not an o... [Published New Zealand Herald - Aug 20 2014]
What We Are Reading…August 20, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 20 2014]
#DirtyDenier$ Day 13: Congressman Tom Latham [Published Huffington Post - Aug 20 2014]
EPA’s McCarthy: New CO2 Restrictions Not About ... [Published Heartlander Magazine - Aug 20 2014]
What We Are Reading … August 19, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 19 2014]
Next Generation Energy Security Conference: Pan... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 19 2014]
Next Generation Energy Security Conference: Pan... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 19 2014]
Next Generation Energy Security Conference: Pan... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 19 2014]
Carbon tax will be back, industry believes [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 19 2014]
Fact Sheet: 5 Things You Should Know About Powd... [Published Center for American Progress - Aug 19 2014]
The Climate 5: climate politics, economics, ... [Published IIEA - Aug 19 2014]
From the Reef to the RET: the politicisation of... [Published Conversation AU - Aug 19 2014]
A breakthrough in Chinese climate policy? Not l... [Published The Interpreter - Aug 19 2014]
Latvian PM and the German Chancellor discuss se... [Published The Baltic Course - Aug 19 2014]
Dog Days Coming - Hints of Late September Next ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Aug 19 2014]
Clive Palmer and Jacqui Lambie harden oppositio... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 19 2014]
Care essential in tax policy [Published Stratford Press - Aug 18 2014]
What We Are Reading … August 18, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 18 2014]
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What We Are Reading…August 22, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - 23 hours ago]
Iraqi Christians reach France after fleeing Islamists BBC News France has welcomed about 40 Iraqi Christian refugees who were flown to Paris from Irbil in Iraqi Kurdistan.   Shi’ite militia kill dozens of Iraqi Sunnis in mosque shooting ...
Greenland And West Antarctic Ice Sheet Loss Mor... [Published Think Progress - Aug 22 2014]
Map of elevation change in Greenland between January 2011 and January 2014. Red indicates area where the ice sheet lost mass in this period, while blue represents ice gains. Map: Helm et al. A new study finds that both the Greenland ice sheet ...
Why the Kyoto Protocol Failed and a New Way For... [Published SeekerBlog - Aug 22 2014]
The Breakthrough Institute @TheBTI continues to do some of the best work on energy policy that is sensitive to both energy-poverty and to politically achievable climate policy. Steve Rayner is one of the authors of the pivotal Hartwell Paper ...
How can we convince rightwingers to accept clim... [Published Crooked Timber - Aug 22 2014]
… persuade them to stop being rightwingers[1] (This is a cross-post from my blog ) I have a piece in (Australian magazine) Inside Story arguing that the various efforts to “frame” the evidence on climate change, and the policy implications, in a ...
What We Are Reading … August 21, 2014 [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Aug 21 2014]
U.S. Staged Secret Operation into Syria in Failed Bid to Rescue Americans Adam Goldman and Karen DeYoung / The Washington PostU.S. Special Operations forces staged an unsuccessful operation this summer to rescue photojournalist James Foley and other ...
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