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FootprintWire 07.11.12

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Today’s green news: Obama pledges to tackle American emissions

MP Tim Yeo criticizes government plans to exclude transport from carbon budgets, on BusinessGreen.

UK government announces £10m fund to encourage innovation in offshore wind, on DECC.

Japanese company designs solar powered shelter solution for natural disasters, here.

And finally…Obama calls for a future not ‘threatened by the destructive power of a warming planet’, in The Guardian.

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