Daily Archives: May 28, 2010

Holdren at Adaptation Summit: We’re not serious until we put a price on greenhouse gas emissions

“If we do not accept that climate change is an enormously important dimension of the energy challenge that we face, and larger environmental challenges that we face, we will not put into the legislation that we need, the key ingredient … Continue reading

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Text of remarks by Obama science adviser John Holdren to the National Climate Adaptation Summit

“Mitigation alone won’t work, because the climate is already changing, we’re already experiencing impacts….A mitigation only strategy would be insanity,” President Obama’s science and technology adviser John Holdren said in his remarks to the National Climate Adaptation Summit conference in … Continue reading

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University petitions court to quash Cuccinelli subpoena of climate scientist Michael Mann’s papers

The University of Virginia has petitioned a state court to “set aside” Attorney General Cuccinelli’s not-so-civil Civil Investigative Demand that it turn over a mass of former UVa Prof. Michael Mann’s documents and e-mail correspondence with 39 other scientists. The … Continue reading

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