The Story of Cap and Trade
The Story of Cap & Trade looks at the leading climate solution being discussed at Copenhagen and on Capitol Hill. The staff of IPS' Sustainable Energy and Economy Network assisted with the script for this fast-paced, fact-filled video. If you've heard about cap and trade, but aren't sure how it works (or who benefits), watch this film or read this op-ed by IPS Fellow, Daphne Wysham.
Now, Will Obama Break His Climate Silence?
November 8, 2012 - We must hold him accountable for living up to his visionary rhetoric and call him out on the shortsightedness of his energy policy. By Janet Redman
How Sandy Reveals the GDP's Twisted Logic
November 7, 2012 - Extreme weather doesn't boost the economy. By John Talberth and Daphne Wysham, published in The Huffington Post and The Muscatine (IA) Journal
Is Obama Taking Climate Voters for Granted?
November 5, 2012 - I'm not going to let Obama hold my hand in public until he starts acting like the man who courted the climate community before the last election. By Janet Redman
Civil Society to World Bank President Dr. Jim Kim: Add Your Voice to the Choir of Support for a Financial Transactions Tax
October 9, 2012 - Now's the time for the World Bank's leader to make a bold move on the FTT. By Janet Redman
The Green Climate Fund's "No-Objection" Procedure and Private Finance: Lessons Learned from Existing Institutions
September 6, 2012 - IPS teamed up with Friends of the Earth and the Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives to produce this set of recommendations for the future of the Green Climate Fund. By Janet Redman
The Six Stages of Climate Grief
September 3, 2012 - I have discovered a new sixth stage, beyond acceptance of the truly depressing climate science: doing The Work. By Daphne Wysham, published in The Huffington Post and Common Dreams and Think Progress and The Liberty (TX) Vindicator