Critical List: Spain’s done with clean energy; coal country locals defend Big Coal
European Union greenhouse gas emissions rose 2.4 percent in 2010.
Spain’s done with clean energy — the government is shutting off aid to renewable energy companies.
People living in coal country are still willing to defend Big Coal against natural gas. Stockholm syndrome? (Or maybe they just got $50 and a T-shirt.)
To combat deforestation, give locals a voice in how forests can be used sustainably.
In the United Kingdom, no one really knows who controls the largest shares of the country’s fishing quota. But it’s not the small fishermen.