Daily Archives: January 6, 2011

The "Pricing Carbon" conference

A recent conference at Wesleyan University, “Pricing Carbon,” gathered a group of distinguished scientists, politicians, and thinkers to consider the principles of effective carbon pricing.  An excellent roster of speakers included James Hansen, Bill Mckibben, four members of Congress, Gary Yohe, … Continue reading

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U.S. climate envoy Jonathan Pershing: in implementing the Cancun Agreements, the U.S. will be the focus of global attention

On January 5, Jonathan Pershing, the U.S. Deputy Special Envoy for Climate Change, told an audience at the Center for Strategic and International Studies that the framework established by the Cancun Agreements signals a busy year for implementation of climate … Continue reading

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