Carbon: From Pollutant to Product

With the debate among scientists about the role carbon dioxide plays in climate change, The Wall Street Journal reporter Jason Bellini reveals a new recycling process whereby CO2 in the atmosphere could be converted from an invisible gas into products like bricks and even shoes.

Trump energy plan: Drill more, regulate less

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump released details of his energy policy on Thursday. At a policy conference in North Dakota, The New York Times reports Donald Trump not only called for more drilling and less regulation of the fossil fuel industry, he  also flatly stated that not only would he undo the climate rules President…

Offsets are an indulgence, not a tool

There is a hilarious op-ed in The Huffington Post that attempts to rationalize the usage of carbon credits or carbon offsets. The author, Managing Director of Ecosystem Marketplace Molly Peters-Stanley, states that carbon offsets are a tool to achieve real sustainability yet downplays the comparisons made about them as being no different than the system…