A 2-step Global Solution for Climate Change

On Friday, April 11, 2014, at 11:00 am, Citizens Climate Lobby will present a new whitepaper outlining a 2-step global climate solution. The plan will focus on putting carbon pricing first, to transform… Continue reading

World Bank Diary – Day 2 – Citizen Engagement

Civil Society Spring Meetings, Day 2 Today, the running theme is citizen engagement. My day began with an online video conference with volunteer leaders in Bangladesh. These are smart, creative citizens, working to… Continue reading

World Bank Diary – Day 1 – Designing Better Outcomes

Civil Society Spring Meetings, Day 1 I am spending a few days at the World Bank Spring Meetings Civil Society Policy Forum, in Washington, DC. It’s cherry blossom season, and trees are in… Continue reading

Observing Earth: CCL at InfoAge on April 12

For Immediate Release: March 18, 2014 Observing Earth: Beyond Hurricane Sandy Saturday, April 12, 2014, 2:00-4:00 pm InfoAge Science History Museum Wall Township, NJ — ‘Observing Earth: Beyond Hurricane Sandy’ is an Earth… Continue reading

Changing the Climate Conversation

The conversation about climate change is no longer a dispute about what volume of scientific evidence qualifies as abundant and overwhelming; the conversation is starting to focus on which are the best choices… Continue reading

The Writing is on the Wall

[ The Note for March 2014 ] We are used to thinking of oil, and other hydrocarbon fuels, as highly valuable mineral resources that almost guarantee major profitability. We have been taught to… Continue reading

Charla sobre Citizens Climate Lobby en Lancaster, PA

El sábado, 15 de marzo, 2014, en Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Joseph Robertson dará una conferencia sobre la crisis climática, las soluciones tecnológicas que ya existen, y el trabajo de los voluntarios de Citizens Climate… Continue reading

It’s Cold, but We Need the Citizens Climate Lobby

Article first published in the January 27, 2014, edition of the Newark Star Ledger by John D. Atlas Doesn’t the cold weather prove that climate change deniers are right? NO. Short-term weather that includes blizzards… Continue reading

Op-Ed: In 2014, we need non-ideological problem-solvers to lead our political fortunes in a new direction

Originally published in the January 8, 2014, print edition of the Times of Trenton Chris Christie famously called out fellow Republicans in 2013, saying the party is not a debating society and needs… Continue reading

LTE: Cold weather reflects unstable climate

Originally published in the January 9, 2014, print edition of the Newark Star Ledger The “climate” is the planet’s system for balancing flows of thermodynamic energy. That energy moves as wind, water and… Continue reading