The bill’s requirement to offer land for oil and gas development may have a more limited impact than feared.
Biden-Harris Administration Archives - State of the Planet
It’s the U.S.’s first bill that focuses on climate change, but it’s not perfect.
Environmental justice delayed has long been justice denied, but it is never too late to do better.
Internships can be valuable and important apprenticeship opportunities for students engaged in them. They should be encouraged, and they should be paid.
My hope is that even if a conservative American national government abdicated climate leadership once again, the market forces we saw in 2021 will be too deeply established to deter.
Sustainability management is rapidly becoming the norm, and President Biden’s Green Executive Order will accelerate the growth of the green economy.
The scale of change needed to build a renewable resource-based economy is huge. We need both elected leaders and business leaders to get this job done.
If we, once again, kick the “climate can” down the road, we should be prepared for the road to be flooded, washed away, covered in debris, and possibly surrounded by burning forests.
We are an ingenious species, and when properly motivated, we can build an economy that doesn’t poison people and the planet.
There is more than one way to accelerate decarbonization, and we need to use every tool our toolbox can hold.