Christina Nunez

Five-Word Webby Acceptance Speech: Your Ideas

On Monday, National Geographic Environment will receive its People’s Voice Webby Award in the Green category for websites. Many thanks to those who voted! The Webby organizers are requiring all winners to keep it short and sweet with a ...

10 (Short) Reasons to Be Excited About Wind Power

The American Renewable Energy Day (AREDAY) conference opened Thursday in Aspen, Colorado, with leaders from the sectors of government, industry, activism and science engaging on questions about how the United States can wean itself from dependency on fossil fuels. In ...

Asking ‘Rude’ Questions at the Aspen Forum

The final day of the Aspen Environment Forum opened with a session entitled “Rio + 20 and the Making of a Global Green Economy,” (see video) which looked ahead to the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development set for June of next ...

Sunshine and Skepticism on Energy Issues at AEF

Day Two at the Aspen Environment Forum was filled with thought-provoking discussion, incisive questions, and thankfully, warm sunshine. The clear sky and 70-degree temperatures were welcome after the jarring snow flurries and chill that greeted conference-goers upon arrival at the ...