Friends of the Earth’s blog is a staff-run blog that provides policy analysis, insight and commentary about the environment and other progressive issues, advances our campaigns, and builds momentum for a healthy and just world.

Infographic: The Story of Climate Finance - Paying the high cost of climate chaos

Oct. 15, 2015 / Posted by: Karen Orenstein / Categories: Advocacy, Blog, Climate and Energy, Economics for the Earth, Publications / Tags: Climate colonialism, Climate finance, Fossil fuels, Green climate fund, Karen orenstein, Robin hood tax

Understanding The Story of Climate Finance is fundamental to understanding climate chaos, its high cost for poor countries and the role that the U.S. plays. To help us all out, Friends of the Earth U.S. created an infographic which visualizes who...

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LNG: A bridge fuel to climate disruption

Jun. 23, 2015 / Posted by: Carl Crow / Categories: Blog / Tags: Fossil fuels, Lng

There has been a recent, misguided Congressional push to export more natural gas in the form of liquefied natural gas, or LNG. LNG is a form of natural gas that has been turned into a liquid so it can be stored and shipped to foreign markets. LNG ...

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