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The ClimateWorks Foundation supports public policies that prevent dangerous climate change and promote global prosperity.
Established in 1908, General Motors is one of the world's largest automakers.
January 13th, 2011
The utility-consumer relationship is primed for a fundamental overhaul. Armed with information, formerly passive consumers will take charge of their energy future, say a...
March 11th, 2011
Arch rivals Microsoft and Google found common cause at Climate One on Friday, March 11 promoting the energy efficiency of the cloud. Efficiency alone won’t solve the climate...
March 7th, 2011
The ubiquity of food in the United States blinds the mind to a tragic fact: much of it is wasted. Exact numbers are elusive, but estimates suggest that at least a quarter and...
March 9th, 2011
The climate change debate in America appears hopelessly stuck. The major opposition party not only resists taking action but questions the science compelling us to act. If...
March 22nd, 2011
Every activist has a conversion story, the moment when enlightenment becomes a call to action. In the mid-1980s, actor Ted Danson had his. Walking along a Santa Monica beach...
April 5th, 2011
With absent guidance from Congress, energy policymaking in United States has been left to the White House, state lawmakers, and utility executives. Outside of the Oval Office...
April 8th, 2011
It’s too early to know precisely how the disaster at the Fukushima nuclear complex will shake up the industry, said experts convened by Climate One on Friday, April 8, in San...
May 12th, 2011
Fifteen years have passed since a major automaker has attempted to market an electric vehicle. Within five years, rare will be the auto showroom that lacks one. But before...
May 16th, 2011
Wal-Mart is not a sustainable company, says author Edward Humes. But the mega-retailer is making money by investing in sustainability. The story of how Wal-Mart made the...
April 15th, 2011
Forward-thinking companies are coming to realize that sustainability isn't just good for their bottom lines; it makes it easier to win over customers and compete in the...
May 25th, 2011
Infill development is hard. Even in California, one of the few states to have given local officials guidance on how to plan for growth, building smart, sustainable projects...
Former Network News Anchor and Correspondent; ABC, NBC and CBS
For more than two decades Mr. Sawyer reported from around the world for ABC, CBS and MSNBC. He anchored ABC World News Sunday for several years and for ten years he was the...
Senior Advisor, TPG
William K. Reilly has had careers in public service, non-governmental organizations, and finance. As a Senior Advisor to TPG Capital, Reilly guides the international...
Economics Professor, Stanford University
Lawrence H. Goulder has concluded that mindful economic policy is vital to slowing climate change. As Chair of the Economics Department and a distinguished professor in...
Founder and President, Regeneration Project
The Reverend Canon Sally Grover Bingham, an Episcopal priest and Canon for the Environment in the Diocese of California has been active in the environmental community for...
April 27th, 2011
California’s senior senator is perhaps best known for her national security experience and efforts to protect the California desert from development. On April 27, before a...
Former Secretary, California Department of Food and Agriculture
Arthur Gen “A.G.” Kawamura is the former California Secretary of Agriculture where he served from 2003 to 2010. He is a third generation fruit and vegetable grower and...