Tuesday, June 30, 2009
Monday, June 29, 2009
Democrats barely able to push through President Obama's climate change bill in the house and may face a tougher battle in the senate. (Bloomberg News)
Friday, June 26, 2009
Washington is one step closer to tackle climate change. The package may create a $900 billion carbon trading market. It aims to cut emissions by 85% by 2050 but could add $200 to the average American's energy bill. (Bloomberg News)
Interview and discussion with the Majority Leader, Rep. Steny Hoyer. He talks about the climate change legislation and the votes it gets. (Bloomberg News)
One of the big changes from the Obama cap and trade legislation would be the formation of a climate exchange to trade carbon emission. (Taking Stock)
Thursday, June 25, 2009
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., discusses what he sees as the strengths and weaknesses of climate change legislation making its way through the U.S. House of Representatives. Dingell was the keynote speaker at a CQ forum on Climate Change Policy.
Dr. Robert M. Simon, a top staffer on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, answers a reporter's question about climate change legislation in the U.S. Senate.
Monday, June 22, 2009
A. O. Scott looks at Hayao Miyazaki's animated film, "Princess Mononoke," which deals with anxieties around global warming and environmental catastrophes.
Thursday, June 18, 2009
Investing in Climate Change - Analysis and Discussion with Kevin Parker of Deutsche Bank (Taking Stock)
Wednesday, June 17, 2009
The glacier at the foot of Europe’s highest mountain Mont Blanc is in danger of disappearing because of climate change. The “Sea of Ice�? is expected to retreat some 500-600 metres over the next couple of decades.
Tuesday, June 16, 2009
The White House issued a report saying that the U.S. is already feeling the impact of climate change and spelled out the dangerous conditions that future generations may face. Daniel Sieberg reports.
Tuesday: Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei announces an investigation after violent protests over the presidential election; Plus, a new perspective on global warming.
The singer, songwriter, and vegetarian, Paul McCartney wants you to go meatless on Mondays. He says it will help slow global warming by producing amount of gas emissions from farm animals. (Bloomberg News)
Monday, June 15, 2009
Airbus announced its first big deal of the year and Boeing saw better times ahead, despite the dire climate for the aviation industry at the opening of the Paris Air Show on Monday. Qatar Airways said that that despite the economic downturn, it saw glimme
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Faced with the currently dismal economic climate, many shoppers have now turned to the concept of swapping products. CBS News Karina Mitchell reports on this rapidly growing trend.
Tuesday, June 9, 2009
Interview and discussion with David Sokol, Chairman of the MidAmerican Energy. He talks about the climate change legislation and the 10 banks that receive approval to get T.A.R.P paybacks. (Bloomberg News)
Friday, June 5, 2009
Interview and discussion with Richard Sandor of the Climate Exchange. He talks about the global exchange conference and he says don't expect there to be a worldwide treaty. (Bloomberg News)