This week our friends at ZapRoot take an exhaustive look at the elusive clean coal. In short, the reality of clean coal is that it doesn’t exist and now ZapRoot has jumped into the mix with does some more entertaining debunking of the clean coal myth. Don’t blink at the beginning because you’ll miss a […]
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In his weekly address, president-elect Obama said we could climb out of this economic ditch and create half a million jobs by investing in clean energy
10 minutes of raw video clips from the coal slurry pond disaster in Tennessee.
Apparently the story about the coal slurry impoundment disaster in Tennessee isn’t getting much play in the mainstream media. This video should help.
New Orleans-based activist group, Levees.org has learned that harassing comments being left at their blog were coming from computers registered to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Haven’t had enough of the 2008 presidential election? Well, you’re in luck. The folks over at Talking Points Memo have compiled the highs and the lows, the soundbites, and, of course, the Joe the Plumber references and condensed them into one six-minute video. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/v/rMU-Fwa7YOQ&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&feature=player_embedded&fs=1]
The UN’s Yvo de Boer briefs the press at day two of the UNFCCC climate meeting in Poznan, Poland. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/v/8ua6es8VaYk&hl=en&fs=1]
UN’s de Boer Warns of Devastating Environmental and Economic Impacts if We Don’t Act on Climate Change [video]
Yvo de Boer briefs the press on the strategic goals of the COP14 UN Climate Change Conference in Poznan, Poland,
In celebration of NBC’s “Green Week”, NBC ran a couple of stories last week on the Nightly News about the politics and technology of “clean coal”. Unfortunately, there was more coverage of the latter than of the former.
A day after the second presidential debate, John McCain and Sarah Palin sat down with Fox News’ Sean Hannity to discuss, among other things, energy policy. In the interview, Mccain said Gov. Palin was “…probably one of the most foremost experts in this nation on energy issues.” While Palin may have some exposure to the politics and business of oil and gas in her home state of Alaska, I struggle with the idea that she should be considered a foremost expert on energy.
Thank you Talking Points Memo! Ben Craw handed us this piece of Sarah Palin perfection. Enjoy! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/v/NrzXLYA_e6E&color1=0xb1b1b1&color2=0xcfcfcf&fs=1] Video source: Ben Craw at TPM
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/v/3GOX4sNOUm0&hl=en&fs=1] Video source: greenjobsnowblogger on YouTube
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/v/EViL6w9pGws&hl=en&fs=1] Video source: GreenForAllOfficial on YouTube
[hulu=http://www.hulu.com/embed/iB6BlTpElyVEksC47YYpTA] Video source: SNL on Hulu