Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Tenessee rep prods Gore about profit motives in climate bill

Posted by: Adam Aston on April 28, 2009

The debate over climate change policy is going to get ugly very quickly. Here’s round 1, or maybe just a warm-up, since we’re still weeks, maybe months or even years away from a major bill. Last Friday, Al Gore appeared at the House’s hearings on climate change. Sparks flew when Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) suggested that the former VP would profit from a cap-and-trade bill. Here’s the three-minute exchange.

 

About

BusinessWeek correspondents John Carey and Mark Scott, cover the green scene, keeping on top of the business aspects of energy, the environment and climate change, as well as the technologies, policies, markets and people that are shaping how the earth's resources will be used in the century ahead.

BW Mall - Sponsored Links

Buy a link now!