Floating into the Future on Next Generation Cargo Airships

  • Published: May 3rd, 2011

A safer generation of airships is trying to usher in a low-carbon future for air cargo. The initial target: Developing markets, where transportation infrastructure is nonexistent.

In Sarasota, Businesses Take Small Steps to Confront Climate Risks

  • Published: Apr 7th, 2011

Aware of the risks of hurricanes and sea level rise, study finds business owners in Sarasota, Fla. still aren't taking key steps to plan.

How Will Continuing Civil Unrest in the Middle East Affect Gas Prices in the US?

  • Published: Mar 22nd, 2011

Gas prices are rising in response to airstrikes against the Libyan regime of Moammar Gadhafi, and continuing civil unrest in other parts of the oil-rich Middle East.

Increasing Energy Efficiency with New Federal Incentives

  • Published: Feb 3rd, 2011

A new government initiative aims to increase energy efficiency by 20 percent in America's commercial sector by 2020

Carbon Markets for Developing Communities

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2010

Carbon markets are primarily benefiting the largest emerging economies — but utilizing "suppressed demand" could help change that.

Carbon Trade or Carbon Con?

  • Published: Sep 9th, 2010

DAILY CLIMATE - In the carbon market, a good deal for the environment needs to also be a good deal for the bottom line. Vouching for environmental credibility isn't easy: Who verifies the verifiers?

Selling the Blue Sky

  • Published: Sep 8th, 2010

DAILY CLIMATE - The market for greenhouse gas emissions is essentially a bazaar selling various types of pollution, dependent entirely on government regulations. But does it actually reduce emissions?

Making a Market for Pollution

  • Published: Sep 7th, 2010

DAILY CLIMATE - What does it take to trade in a commodity that cannot be seen or touched - and isn't even a commodity in the U.S.?