Monthly Archives: October 2009

7 Days to Go: Evan Kopelson’s Quest

October 25, 2009
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I shot this video yesterday when there were 7 days to go… now it’s just 6 days until my quest to make a difference kicks into high gear. On 10/31/09, I’ll be moving out of my 3 bedroom apartment on the beach and into a space which represents a total 180 change from my current…

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Kyoto vs. Copenhagen – Tony Blair at GGCS2 on The Critical Difference

October 14, 2009
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At GGCS2 the Governors’ Global Climate Summit earlier this month in Los Angeles, Tony Blair discussed the major difference between the UN Climate Conferences in Kyoto and the upcoming COP15 conference in Copenhagen. The former prime minister of Great Britain told Ann Thompson of NBC News during a lunch panel discussion which also featured Governor…

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Tony Blair at GGCS2 on How to Spur Innovation

October 14, 2009
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Earlier this month in Los Angeles, former Prime Minister of Great Britain Tony Blair joined Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger of California and Dr. Rajendra Pachauri of India, the Nobel Prize-winning Chairman of the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) for a lunch discussion at GGCS2 the Governors’ Global Climate Summit 2: On the Road to Copenhagen.…

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IPCC’s Head Dr. Pachauri warns at least 12 countries may become failed States due to climate change

October 5, 2009
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Ann Thompson asked the big question at GGCS2 (the 2nd annual Governors’ Global Climate Summit: On the Road to Copenhagen) in Los Angeles on Friday, to the head of the IPCC, in front of a packed house of governors, NGOs, and delegates from around the world: “How long do we have to fix things before…

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Governor Schwarzenegger of CA at GGCS2 credits Tony Blair for Climate Change inspiration, nods to Saturday Night Fever for changing the world… Really.

October 5, 2009
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Joining moderator Ann Thompson from NBC in an exclusive lunch discussion Friday with former Prime Minister of Great Britain Tony Blair and the Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Dr. Rajendra Pachauri, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger of California gave props to Blair for inspiring Schwarzenegger and California legislators to pass Assembly Bill 32…

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Green Media News: Rob Lowe Introduces Governors Panel on Climate Change

October 5, 2009
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Actor and father Rob Lowe introduced a panel of experts at GGCS2 on Friday, the 2nd Annual Governors Global Climate Summit which convened in Los Angeles. The panel included Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger of California, former Prime Minister of Great Britain Tony Blair, the Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Dr. Rajendra Pachauri of…

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Thomas Friedman at GGCS2 on how America has lost its groove… and how to get it back

October 5, 2009
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Thomas Friedman at GGCS2 on how America has lost its groove… and how to get it back

At the 2nd annual Governors Global Climate Summit last week, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Thomas Friedman spoke to summit delegates during the Governor’s Lunch Panel on Friday about his book Hot, Flat, and Crowded 2.0: Why We Need a Green Revolution–and How It Can Renew America and what’s been driving his work. Friedman talks about what…

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