Al Gore: Poor People Don't Need Coal
First it was “let them eat cake” about the needs of the poor, but now it's “let them have solar panels.” Former Vice President Al Gore has taken to the oped pages once again to criticize arguments that getting off of coal-fired electricity will harm ...
Al Gore: Coal industry campaign on energy poverty is extremely misleading
The global coal industry has mounted a “cynical and misleading campaign” to present coal as a solution to world poverty, according to former US vice-president Al Gore and global investment manager David Blood. Writing in the Guardian on Thursday, the ...
Al Gore Teams Up With Tea Party to Fight for Rooftop Solar
Al Gore has been one of the leading voices in support of the environmental movement for decades, advocating for protection of the planet while in Congress and serving as former President Bill Clinton's vice president. He's written four books on the ...
How the Tea Party is learning to love Al Gore— or at least his energy policy
The keynoter was Al Gore—no surprise there—and the former U.S. Vice President gave his usual optimistic, wonky, and rousing speech on how technology will save us if only we find the political will to combat climate change. He says the signs are positive.