Al's Journal

Statement by Former Vice President Gore on Australia's climate policy

July 17, 2014 6:18 PM

The decision to repeal Australia's nationwide price on carbon is, as I said last month, a disappointing step for a country that continues to experience the worsening consequences of the climate crisis.

Continue Reading

Books & DVDs

thumb1

The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change

Almost a decade ago, Al Gore was presented with a question, "what are the drivers of global change?" Unable to immediately answer the question in full, he has continued to revisit the query, and over the last two years has researched, analyzed and produced a complex and comprehensive map of the forces that are shaping our world. The result is "The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change." While mapping the future is a risky undertaking, perhaps the only thing riskier is doing nothing.


For more information and to purchase, visit the site


Media and Scheduling Requests

Click Here For Media Requests

Click Here For Scheduling Requests

Climate News
  • Colorado River Basin drying up faster than previously thought
    2014-07-25T09:00-05:00: Seven Western states that rely on the Colorado River Basin for valuable water are drawing more heavily from groundwater supplies than previously believed, a new study finds, the latest indication that an historic drought is threatening the regions future access to water.
  • China's plan to limit coal use could spur consumption for years
    2014-07-25T09:00-05:00: Under pressure to reduce smog and greenhouse gas emissions, the Chinese government is considering a mandatory cap on coal use, the main source of carbon pollution from fossil fuels. But it would be an adjustable ceiling that would allow coal consumption to grow for years, and policy makers are at odds on how long the nations emissions will rise.

News Feed Provided By Environmental Health News