Articles

NOTE: The following five articles below on Rotterdam’s energy transition in Renewable Energy World are condensations of a longer series of articles which appeared on Huffington Post. They can also be found in full on the Blog page of this website.

Awash in Carbon Emissions, Port of Rotterdam Aspires to Sustainable Future
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
May 8, 2017

The ‘Climate-Proofing’ of Rotterdam
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
May 2, 2017

Rotterdam Implements Energy Transition and Climate Measures
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
April 25, 2017

Rotterdam, Striving to be Green, Downplays CO2 Targets
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
April 21, 2017

Rotterdam Strives for Competitive, Livable Low-Carbon Economy
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
April 18, 2017

Amsterdam Mobilizes for a Clean, Prosperous Future Part 2
By John J. Berger
Solutions Journal
May 1, 2017

Amsterdam Mobilizes for a Clean, Prosperous, Sustainable Future Part 1
By John J. Berger
Solutions Journal
March 1, 2017

Awash in Carbon Emissions, Port of Rotterdam Aspires to Sustainable Future
By John J. Berger
Huffington Post
November 14, 2016

The “Climate-Proofing” of Rotterdam
By John J. Berger
Huffington Post
November 30, 2016

Strong Support in Amsterdam for City’s Climate and Sustainability Efforts
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
November 16, 2016

 

Solar Expert Says California Could Reach 70 Percent Renewable Power by 2030
By John J. Berger
Huffington Post
October 25, 2016

Rotterdam Implements Energy Transition and Climate Measures 
By John J. Berger
Huffington Post
October 25, 2016

Rotterdam Strives for Competitive, Liveable Low-Carbon Economy
By John J. Berger
Huffington Post
October 21, 2016

Rotterdam, Striving to be Green, Downplays CO2 Targets
By John J. Berger
Huffington Post
October 21, 2016

Sustainable Amsterdam: a “Win-Win” Post-Fossil Fuel Strategy

By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
October 19, 2016

Amsterdam’s Challenging Green Agenda

By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
September 14, 2016

Relying Heavily on Voluntary Corporate Compliance, Netherlands Lags EU Nations in Renewable Energy Use
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World
September 8, 2016

Dutch Wind Power Proponents Face Opposition
By John J. Berger
Renewable Energy World 
August 31, 2016

After Nine Years of Effort, A Cooperative Wind Power Project Remains in Limbo
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
August 4, 2016

Sustainable Amsterdam—Port Embarks On A Clean Energy Transition
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
August 3, 2016

Sustainable Amsterdam—Ambitious Electric Mobility, District Heating, and Circular Economy Goals
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
August 2, 2016

Sustainable Amsterdam—Mobilizing for A Clean, Prosperous Future
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
August 1, 2016

Sustainable Amsterdam—An Ambitious Green Agenda
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
July 29, 2016

Netherlands Faces Climate Challenges And Struggles For Consensus
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
July 27, 2016

Book Review: Net Zero—An Innovative Building Revolution That Could Speed The Clean Energy Transition and Protect the Climate
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
July 22, 2016

Book Review: A Cow’s Life: It Isn’t All Clover
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
June 13, 2016

A Cow’s Life: It Isn’t All Clover
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
June 13, 2016

Crisis in the Cryosphere, Part 2
By John J. Berger
Scientific American
April 20, 2016

Crisis in the Cryosphere, Part 1
By John J. Berger
Scientific American
April 14, 2016

Calls for Billions of People to Plant Billions of Trees
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
March 30, 2016

The Essential Al Gore – Pithy Quotes From the COP21 Paris Climate Talks
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
December 22, 2015

Al Gore at Paris Climate Talks Decries Climate Carnage, Heralds Dawning, Age of Renewables
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
December 21, 2015

World Leaders in Paris at COP21 Embrace Carbon Pricing To Hasten a Low-Carbon Future
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
December 8, 2015

World Leaders Express Firm Support in Paris for Strong Global Climate Treaty
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
December 8, 2015

Amazon Rainforest Defense Now Part of Activists’ Global Strategy to Defeat Fossil Fuel Industry
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
October 29, 2015

Looking Ahead to Paris, Leading Climate Activists Gather in California to Share Strategies and Inspiration
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
October 21, 2015

Balancing a Green Budget
By John J. Berger
The Global Intelligence
October 2015

Is the Arctic Carbon Bomb About to Go Off?
By John J. Berger
USA Today Magazine
July 2015

‘The Great Invisible’: A Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Documentary Poses Unanswered Questions About Our Oil Addiction
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
June 12, 2015

Reaching for Remote Hydrocarbon Riches, Shell Oil Plans to Drill In Arctic Ocean, Despite Setbacks, Protests and Lawsuits
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
June 8, 2015

The Great Invisible: The BP Deepwater Horizon Disaster and Its Invisible Legacy
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
May 29, 2015

Shell Oil Gets Preliminary Approval to Drill in the Arctic Ocean
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
May 29, 2015

The Ghosts of Past Spills Loom Over Oil Blanketing Santa Barbara’s Beaches
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
May 29, 2015

Ceres Builds Hefty Corporate and Investor Alliances
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
May 25, 2015

Ceres Conference Focuses on Signs of Progress in Clean Energy
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
May 25, 2015

Ceres Calls on Corporate America to Fight Climate Change
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
May 19, 2015

CERES: Mobilizing Businesses and Investors for Climate Protection
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
May 19, 2015

Time to Hit the Panic Button
By John J. Berger
USA Today Magazine
January 2015

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by Naomi Klein (Part 1)
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
January 15, 2015

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by Naomi Klein (Part 2)
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
January 15, 2015

US-China Bilateral Climate Agreement–Troubling Aspects
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post 
January 13, 2015

Naomi Klein, Climate and Capitalism (Pt. 1)
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post 
January 12, 2015

Naomi Klein, Climate, and Capitalism (Pt. 2)_ Creating a Broad Social Movement 
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
January 13, 2015

Why Voluntary Pledges Won’t Save the Climate
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
January 12, 2015

The Turbulent Lima Climate Talks: Voluntarism Won’t Save the Climate
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
January 9, 2015

As California Goes (On Energy and Climate), So Goes the Nation?
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
October 31, 2014

California Energy Strategists Push for 100% Clean Energy, Without Fossil Fuels or Nuclear Power
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
October 27, 2014

Rockets’ Red Glare, Bombs Bursting in Air, Steal Thunder of Global Climate Protests Overshadowing U.N. Climate Summit
By John J. Berger
The Global Intelligence
October 1, 2014

Rocket’s Red Glare Distract Nation From UN Climate Summit and Import of Global Climate Protests
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
September 25, 2014

Rocket’s Red Glare, Bombs Bursting in Air Steal Global Climate Protests’ Thunder (Pt. 2)
By John J. Berger
The Huffington Post
September 30, 2014

Syria Assault Steals Thunder from UN Global Climate Change Summit
By John J. Berger
CommDigiNews
September 24, 2014

Antarctic Melting Now a Challenge for US Climate Policy
By John J. Berger
Livebetter Magazine
July 24, 2014

Hot Under the Collar Over Global Warming
By John J. Berger
USA Today Magazine
July 2013

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