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Janet Redman

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Janet Redman

Janet Redman is a researcher for the Sustainable Energy and Economy Network at the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, DC, where she provides analysis of international financial institutions' energy investment and carbon finance activities. She is and author of the recent IPS report, World Bank: Climate Profiteer


News and Features

At the G-8 Summit, he can help bear the brunt of climate damage caused by the developing world. But don't hold your breath.


As climate activists converge on New York, world leaders will meet behind closed doors with corporate honchos who bank on fossil fuels.
It’s a giveaway to the fossil fuel industry. Global climate justice advocates are fighting instead for clean, renewable energy.
Expanding energy access makes sense. What doesn’t make sense is using a failed scheme—like carbon trading—to pay for it.