Office of Ecosystem Services and Markets

Feb 19 2009 - 1:04am

Sally CollinsOne recent development within the US Department of Agriculture has been the creation of...

Sustainable Boston: Solar is a hot sector in Massachusetts

Feb 16 2009 - 11:44am

From an article by Jackie  Noblett in he Boston Business Journal:

Once a hub for textiles and plastics, the...

Governor Paterson's State of the Union Speech

Jan 14 2009 - 12:46pm

Excerpts from the Energy and the Environment section:

"It is time to make New York more energy independent and more energy efficient, to develop our own sources of clean and renewable...

Obama's January 8 Speech: Alternative Energy and Energy Efficiency

Jan 14 2009 - 12:42pm

"To finally spark the creation of a clean energy economy, we will double the production of alternative energy in the next three years. We will modernize more than 75% of federal buildings and...

Climate Change Treaty Talks in Poznań, Poland

Jan 12 2009 - 11:57am

The Climate Change Conference (COP14) met in Poznań, Poland from December 1 through December 12 to rule on the the post-Kyoto Protocol period starting in 2012 . At the opening session, the UN...

Energy and Climate Change

In the United States, as in other parts of the world, citizens are increasingly concerned about the threats to our future posed by climate change and our addiction to fossil fuels. In turn, many US citizens recognize the need to take responsibility for ourselves and our country in transforming the ways we produce and consume energy -- in our households, communities, regions and nation.