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Al Gore

Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. (born March 31, 1948) served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton. He is currently an author, businessperson, and American environmental activist who starred in the 2006 documentary An Inconvenient Truth, which won an Academy Award in 2007. Gore also wrote the book An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It, which won a Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album in February 2009. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Jindal: Pressure building for delays

Oct 28, 2013 - Politico

Al Gore tried to buy Twitter

Oct 18, 2013 - CNN Money

Questions follow Gore book tour

Feb 01, 2013 - Politico

Jeter to the plate for climate change

Jan 24, 2013 - Politico

Do Blood and Gore have the muscle?

Feb 19, 2012 - Financial Times

Al Gore takes on capitalism

Feb 17, 2012 - Financial Post

Al Gore lampoons 'insane' Wall Street

Oct 21, 2011 - France24

Olbermann to host TV show for Gore network

Feb 09, 2011 - Financial Times

Articles About Al Gore

Al Gore
Former U.S. VP Al Gore Backs Ovo Energy by Investing £8 Million Before IPO

By IBTimes AU

Showing that he practices what he preaches, green advocate and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore invested £8 million in Ovo Energy. The investment comes before one of the fastest-growing new power suppliers in the UK launches its initial public offe... (Aug 29)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, RETAIL, E.ON, NEW JERSEY, RENEWABLE ENERGY, MANAGEMENT

A worker pumps gasoline blended with 10 percent ethanol at the UPI Energy gas station in Chatham, Ontario in this April 11, 2008 file photo. To match OIL-ETHANOL/LOBBY REUTERS/Mark Blinch/Files (CANADA - Tags: ENERGY BUSINESS POLITICS COMMODITIES)
Australia Falling Behind in Carbon Emissions Reduction; Al Gore, EU 'Disappointed'

By IBTimes AU

After Australia's carbon tax repeal has passed the Senate, former U.S. Vice President and climate change activist Al Gore expressed his disappointment and said the country is now falling behind other developed nations in reducing carbon emissions. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, EUROPEAN UNION, RENEWABLE ENERGY, TONY ABBOTT

The sun is seen behind smoke billowing from a chimney of a heating plant in Taiyuan, Shanxi province in this December 9, 2013 file photo.
Abbott Government to Reintroduce Carbon Tax Repeal in Lower House Amid Senate Vote Loss

By IBTimes AU

The Australian government is hoping to repeal carbon tax by next week despite the chaos in the Senate. After further talks with the Palmer United Party, the government is preparing to bring back the bill to the lower house on July 14. (Jul 10)

MORE TOPICS: HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, TONY ABBOTT, AUSTRALIA

The sun is seen behind smoke billowing from a chimney of a heating plant in Taiyuan, Shanxi province in this December 9, 2013 file photo.
Al Gore-Clive Palmer Announcement a 'Step Forward' to Reset Australia's Climate Change Debate

By IBTimes AU

The Al Gore-Clive Palmer alliance may have reignited the climate change debate. The Australia Institute defended its role bringing the Nobel prize winner and Australian MP together. According to reports, it said the Palmer United Party (PUP) "ha... (Jul 02)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, RENEWABLE ENERGY, TONY ABBOTT, NOBEL PRIZE

Australia May be Left Out in G20 Summit as Other Countries Side with Obama on Climate Change

By IBTimes AU

Prime Minister Tony Abbott may risk being isolated from other G20 economies should the climate change agenda push through. According to media reports, Mr Abbott's popularity and approval ratings have plummeted due to a "tough" budget and the government's climate change policy. (Jun 30)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, G20, TONY ABBOTT, GLOBAL WARMING, BARACK OBAMA, RENEWABLE ENERGY

Al Gore-Clive Palmer Tandem 'Gobsmacking' as Palmer Decides to Back Abbott Carbon Tax Repeal

By IBTimes AU

In what many described as a surprising turn of events, Al Gore has announced he is backing climate change sceptic and Australian PUP leader Cliver Palmer in a press conference in Canberra. (Jun 26)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, RENEWABLE ENERGY, NOBEL PRIZE

Tony Abbott at New York Stock Exchange
Tony Abbott vs. Barack Obama: Differences in Climate Change Policies to Affect G20 Meeting

By IBTimes AU

As climate change continues to affect global economies, the environment and weather patterns, the gulf between world leaders, U.S. President Barack Obama and Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott, is looming on the horizon. (Jun 12)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE, NEW YORK, G20, TONY ABBOTT

Tony Abbott at New York Stock Exchange
Tony Abbott Pops into Hugh Jackman’s AM Workout; PM Continues to Meet Whoever He Wants

By IBTimes AU

Prime Minister Tony Abbott popped into Hugh Jackman’s early morning workout in an NYC gym (Jun 12)

MORE TOPICS: HUGH JACKMAN, RUPERT MURDOCH, AUSTRALIA, WHITE HOUSE, CLIMATE CHANGE, NEW YORK

A Massachusetts Water Resources Authority wind turbine (R) turns beside a 2002 megawatt fossil fuel power plant in Charlestown, Massachusetts June 2, 2014. The wind turbine powers the MWRA waste water pumping station at that site and the power plant uses
U.S. Targets to Slash 30% Power Plant Carbon Emissions by 2030

By IBTimes AU

The Obama administration on Monday has revealed a new plan which targets to slash its country's power plant carbon dioxide emissions by 30 per cent on 2005 levels by 2030. (Jun 03)

MORE TOPICS: CLIMATE CHANGE, NEW YORK

From 'American Idol' to Politics: Does Clay Aiken Have It in Him to Be a Winner?

By IBTimes AU

From American Idol runner up to politics, Clay Aiken has come a long way. The remarkable singer, who came close to winning the most popluar reality show in 2003, is now considering to try politics. Aiken is considering a bid for Congress in North Carolina, according to various news agencies. (Jan 06)

MORE TOPICS: GEORGE W. BUSH, AMERICAN IDOL, CONGRESS