Every Monday I post a round-up of the most important and interesting green energy and environment articles I come across from major news outlets and industry blogs. This week I’ve included articles on climate change, economics and externalities, clean tech investing, corporate sustainability and the Olympics!
The Energy-Water Nexus: Will Drought Cause the Next Blackout?- New York Times
We are currently in the midst of the most widespread drought in 60 years. What the implications for energy?
The Recycling Reflex – New York Times
What if there were something that could create 1.5 million new jobs, reduce carbon emissions equal to taking 50 million cars off the road, cut dependence on foreign oil, increase exports, save water, improve air quality and reduce toxic waste? What if it were low-cost and readily implemented? Continue reading