Weekly Roundup: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Keepers of the Forest Five communities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo now have legal control over the forests that they depend on. This is a first for the DRC, which just recently adopted a national strategy for community forestry, which (according to research) lowers CO2 emissions and deforestation. One Heck of a Comment Thread The EPA has been temporarily thwarted from restricting the … Continue reading Weekly Roundup: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Weekly Roundup: Join the Renewable Revolution

Wake-up Call Bad news: We’ve only got 12 years to radically change our energy economy and massively reforest the planet to absorb a huge amount of CO2 from the atmosphere or we’ll face a climate crisis on a scale that is shocking even to climate scientists. Good news: The revolution is happening right now, and you can be a part of it. Even under the … Continue reading Weekly Roundup: Join the Renewable Revolution