Desert Year:$3 Trillion Thought Experiment for Rio+20

By Skip Laitner Guest blogger, Energy Efficiency Markets Reposted from Real Climate Economics June 13, 2012 Because I roam the desert a lot, the UV Index is something I pay attention to.  It is an international standard that measures the strength of ultraviolet radiation from the sun at a given time and place. Canada was the first to adopt such … [Read more...]

Energy efficiency: Cure for mortgage meltdown?

By Elisa Wood October 7, 2010 My first reaction was that the Alliance to Save Energy was stretching a bit by titling its October 6 talk: “Is energy efficiency the key to recovery from the recession?” But after hearing David Goldstein’s presentation, I must admit I’m thinking about energy efficiency in a whole different way. Goldstein, author of … [Read more...]