Ethan Zindler

Bloomberg New Energy Finance

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Head of policy analysis for Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Ethan Zindler on KCRW

President Obama's political advisors say he's decided that climate change will be as important to his legacy as healthcare.

Obama Unveils Plan to Cut Carbon Emissions

President Obama's political advisors say he's decided that climate change will be as important to his legacy as healthcare.

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The cost of fossil fuels is going up, while the cost of solar power is going down.  The tipping point has already arrived in many developing countries.

The Coming Age of Solar Power

The cost of fossil fuels is going up, while the cost of solar power is going down.  The tipping point has already arrived in many developing countries.

from To the Point

In the 1980’s, there was skepticism about the economic viability of cell phones.  Now, most of the world’s poorest people can afford them.

The Coming Age of Solar Power

In the 1980’s, there was skepticism about the economic viability of cell phones.  Now, most of the world’s poorest people can afford them.

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