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Health Care and the Environment

September 14, 2009
Health Care and the Environment

I think we blogged about this some time ago, perhaps when GM was on the brink of disaster, but this seems like an opportune time for a reminder. I have been searching around for the past few days to see if anyone is blogging about the connections between health care and the environment. Save for […]

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NYC Greening Foreclosed Homes

April 27, 2009
NYC Greening Foreclosed Homes

And Who Will Now Live in Them? New York City is greening homes that have been foreclosed on. GlobeSt.com reports on the new initiative by the City to weatherize and update homes in neighborhoods that have been hit badly by the subprime mortgage bust. I’m a bit confused though. Less Americans are moving right now […]

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Emissions Down

April 1, 2009
Emissions Down

Renewable Energy Investment Needs to be Up! People are talking more and more about the drop in carbon emissions, resulting from the shrinking global economy.  Some are saying this is the up side to an economic slow down as it buys us more time to figure out what exactly we are doing about climate change. […]

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New York is Getting Warmer and Wetter

February 19, 2009
New York is Getting Warmer and Wetter

What are You Going to do About it? As many people have heard, the New York City Panel on Climate Change released the Climate Risk Information (CRI) report this past Tuesday. Formed as part of the Mayor’s PlaNYC initiative to address the effects of a warming planet on New York City, CISC Director, Bill Solecki, […]

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What We Can Learn

January 20, 2009
What We Can Learn

On Day 1 Like many other Americans (78% to be exact), I am ready for change. Wherever you stand on the political spectrum, whatever your issues, chances are, you are ready for something to be different in D.C., on Wallstreet, in the world. Listening to the news this morning got me a bit welled up. […]

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