Stories tagged with “Natural Resources Defense Council”
Getting Clean Energy Economy Facts |
Despite fossil-fueled myths, the clean energy economy is working. Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) has launched a new weekly clean energy jobs newsletter and web site, with job announcements and expansions by region, state, and congressional district that are happening every week. The Natural Resources Defense Council has launched a new site that features an interactive map showing every major existing or planned renewable energy project in every state in the country – whether it’s a solar installation, a wind farm, geothermal plant, or a biofuels operation.
Inhofe: NRDC A ‘Radical Environmental Organization’ |
Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) lashed out at President Obama’s pick of John Bryson to head Commerce: “[I]t is understandable that President Obama would select John Bryson as his nominee: he is a founder of a radical environmental organization and a member of a United Nations advisory group on climate change.” The Natural Resources Defense Council, co-founded 40 years ago by Bryson, has 1.3 million members, who support “radical” policies, such as limiting toxic chemicals in baby bottles. Its board of trustees include the top executives with The Gap, Warner Brothers, Sony Pictures, and Tishman Construction.