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Pentti Aalto |
Pentti Aalto is an energy analyst and consultant with more than 25 years experience developing innovative energy solutions.
Brian Allenby |
Brian Allenby is Manager of Operations and Education for Reverb, a nonprofit that consults with entertainers to make their concerts and events environmentally friendly.
Dave Andrews |
Dave Andrews is the chairman of the Claverton Energy Research Group.
Phil Aroneanu |
Phil Aroneanu is Creative Media Coordinator of 350.org, an international campaign to limit greenhouse gas emissions.
Doug Boucher |
Doug Boucher is director of Climate Research and Analysis and director of the Tropical Forest and Climate Initiative for the Union of Concerned Scientists.
Godfrey Boyle |
Godfrey Boyle is a professor of renewable energy, and the Director of the Energy and Environment Research Unit Faculty of Mathematics, Computing, and Technology at The Open University, United Kingdom.
Jim Burpee |
Jim Burpee is an energy consultant based in Toronto.
Betty Cremmins |
Betty Cremmins is a Project Officer in the Supply Chain division of the Carbon Disclosure Project and has an extensive background in green building and environmental policy.
Robert M. Cutler |
Robert M. Cutler is an Energy Security Specialist and Fellow of the Institute of European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies, Carleton University, Ottawa.
Gregor Czisch |
Dr. Gregor Czisch is a physicist and energy systems expert for Transnational Renewables Consulting in Kassel, Germany.
Sean Daly |
Sean Daly is a real estate development consultant based in New York.
Mark Delucchi |
Dr. Mark Delucchi is a research scientist for the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California, Davis.
Jean-Philippe Denruyter |
Jean-Philippe Denruyter is manager for Global Renewable Energy Policy at the conservation organization WWF.
Solidarity in Dark Times: Why the World Must Fight for Collective Human Rights Now | 11/30/16
Bennett Collins, Alison M. S. Watson
"It is time for the world to move away from liberal and neoliberal-centric understandings of human rights that underline the importance of the individual, and recognize instead the importance of emphasizing a collective human rights regime. Such recognition may be the only solution to our present malaise and the path toward an improved global solidarity."
Time to Wake Up | 06/23/16
Sheldon Whitehouse, Ted Widmer
"The story of our failure on climate change is a story of our failure to understand the truly manipulative and evil effects of money in politics," declares Senator Whitehouse. "It's being deployed right now. You undo Citizens United and we will have a bill in a month."
Fighting for our Planet, the Only Home We Have: Earth Day, April 22, 2016 | 04/20/16
Will the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement be effective? Is it human nature to simply not be able to tackle the problem of climate change? How can we come together to fight for our planet? This collection of resources explores all these questions and more.
The Geopolitics of the Iran Deal: Winners and Losers | 04/12/16
In the short term, one of the biggest winners in the Iran deal is China, and the biggest loser is Saudi Arabia. But 10, 15 years from now, we may see that the deal was a seminal factor in reintegrating Iran into the global political economy and strengthening civil society--making the U.S. and Europe the winners and countries like Russia and Syria the losers.
"Streetfight" by Janette Sadik-Khan | 03/16/16
In "Streetfight" Sadik-Khan breaks down her achievements into replicable ideas for urban planners and traffic engineers everywhere, and she also reminds us that the fight for a better city isn't over.
The Lonely Resistance: Protesting Chinese Resource Exploitation on the Tibetan Plateau | 03/14/16
Dukthen Kyi, Lynn Holland
China has dammed every major river in Tibet with many more dams in the planning stage. This and the pollution of waters through mining have created serious problems for Tibetans and those in neighboring countries. Despite political repression and profound isolation, Tibetans are struggling to make these dire conditions known to the rest of the world.
The Fight Against Climate Change | 02/23/16
"Climate change is happening," writes 15-year-old Dheera Vuppala. "Nine out of ten scientists say it is. The U.S. has to deal with it, so let's take the proper steps to fight it. Limiting industries' carbon emissions, lowering households' use of electricity, and researching and switching to renewable energy forms are only a few of those steps."