40 protest UC Berkeley research deal with BP

October, 2007
San Francisco Chronicle

Accusing UC Berkeley of selling out to the oil industry, about 40 protesters with a makeshift, 8-foot-high Trojan horse demonstrated on campus Thursday against the $500 million contract between petroleum giant BP and a research partnership headed by Cal.

All eyes on California climate-change fight

October, 2007
USA Today

California, whose economy is larger than Canada's, is the only state that has ordered mandatory cuts in greenhouse gases. With no federal action yet on climate change, the process here is being closely watched across the country and worldwide.

The green job boom

October, 2007
CNN Money

Renewable energy supporters say the industry could create millions of new jobs, but economists are split.

Senate Committee hearing: "Green Jobs Created by Global Warming Initiatives."

Date: 
Tuesday, September 25, 2007 - 7:00am - 10:00am

To see Dan Kammen's testimony at the United States Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works hearing on Green Jobs, Click Here.

For more information about this hearing, Click Here.

New Zealand charges ahead in race to address climate change

October, 2007
The San Francisco Chronicle

Last week New Zealand joined the leaders in the fight against climate change when it announced a raft of aggressive policies aimed at making it the world's first carbon neutral country.