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We've got the stories, ideas and facts behind President Obama's big speech on climate change.
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Jorge Gadala-Maria reports on Germany's Schaufenster e-Mobility Project. Over three years, the initiative, which roughly translates to "window shopping e-mobility," will pump 180 million euros into Germany's electric vehicle industry. Transcript:... Read More
Facing some of the most intractable foreign policy situations of his term, President Barack Obama is looking inward. In a major speech on March 30th, Obama outlined his plan to reduce oil imports by a third over the next decade and a half while... Read More
In 2011, why doesn't the White House hire 3 thoughtful and experienced journalists to hold a joint press conference each Tuesday morning to improve how the White House communicates with the American public, the press, and the rest of the world about... Read More
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At the GreenGov Symposium, hosted by The George Washington University, Secretary Chu announces the installation of solar panels on the White House roof. (October 5th, 2010)
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Two recent articles by NYTimes reporter Keith Bradsher feature stories that tell why China is leading in clean tech manufacturing: friendly venture capital and a government that’s willing to bend the rules to support business. What’s the American... Read More
The Gulf of Mexico oil spill has set the alarm bells ringing. President Obama called it an “unprecedented environmental disaster”. This mishap has sparked a debate about the environmental safety concerns related to offshore drilling. An immediate... Read More