News and information about climate change in Georgia, the Southeast and the United States

Third of Southern shareholders back greenhouse disclosure

ATLANTA —Shareholder resolutions filed at Southern Company by shareholder advocacy group, As You Sow, and faith-based investor coalition, the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment ("Tri-State CRI") sent Southern Company's Board and management a strong message: the time has come to reduce carbon asset risk and align its business with a "2 degrees" [...]

By | 2016-10-21T14:20:37+00:00 26 May 2016|CLEAN ENERGY, CLIMATE CHANGE, Coal, Solutions|0 Comments

Tech climate skeptic Judith Curry draws congressional inquiry

A key congressional Democrat is trying to find out more about who funds the research of a leading climate change skeptic at Georgia Tech. Rep. Raul Grijalva's inquiry into the extent to which special interests fund the work of Judith Curry comes on the heels of revelations that one of [...]

By | 2016-10-21T14:20:39+00:00 2 March 2015|CLIMATE CHANGE|0 Comments