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Bill McKibben on the 'valve-turners' and the future of climate activism 11.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Stopping global warming is "not on the menu." But the prominent environmentalist says activism will be crucial in fighting climate change as its effects worsen.
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Germany Finds Local Coal Filthy and Irresistible 10.10.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
Though Germany has championed the use of clean energy, a number of German coal mines are expanding—as the few remaining residents of one Saxon ghost town can attest.
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Australia defies climate warning to back coal 9.10.2018 BBC: Science
The Australian government has backed coal-fired power despite the recommendations of a major report on climate change.
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What does the UN climate change report mean for Minnesota? 9.10.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's latest report details just how much scientists say we need to limit greenhouse gas emissions to avoid catastrophe.
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Connection to Mother Earth Compels Indigenous Women to Protect It 8.10.2018 Truthout.com
Native women are striving for a bright horizon.

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Energy Conservation Jobs Come to Coal Country 7.10.2018 Truthout.com
A Kentucky program trains former coal miners in energy efficiency -- and rallies distressed communities.

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Caution urged over use of 'carbon unicorns' to limit warming 5.10.2018 BBC: Science
Using technologies to keep global temperature rise below 1.5C is "crazy" but may be the only way.
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Trump EPA Plans to Weaken Mercury Regulations 3.10.2018 Truthout.com
Further proof that Wheeler and Wehrum are still working for coal millionaires.

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New Gulf Coast Fossil Fuel Projects Produce as Much Pollution as Coal 3.10.2018 Truthout.com
The projects release as much pollution as 29 coal-fired power plants running round the clock.

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Study: Social cost of carbon emissions much higher than what U.S. is using 29.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The social cost of carbon estimates how much harm would result from emitting one ton of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.
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China coal power building boom sparks climate warning 26.9.2018 BBC: Science
Concerns over CO2 emissions as development restarts at hundreds of coal-fired power stations in China.
North Carolina river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump 23.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Gray muck was flowing into the Cape Fear River on Saturday from the site of a dam breach at a North Carolina power plant where an old coal ash dump had been inundated by Florence's floodwaters.
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Hurricane Florence Unleashes Coal Ash, Sending Toxic Warning to EPA 19.9.2018 Truthout.com
Trump's EPA has been busy weakening waste storage rules for the coal industry.

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Like Hurricane Florence, Climate Policy Has Also Dangerously Stalled 19.9.2018 Truthout.com
Like meteorological stalls, climate policy stalls can be costly, dangerous and even life-threatening.

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Fearsome new stage begins as Florence floods inland rivers 16.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
As the death toll from Florence mounted and hundreds of people were pulled from flooded homes, North Carolina is bracing for what could be the next stage of a still-unfolding disaster: catastrophic, widespread river flooding.
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Coal ash landfill collapses in North Carolina after torrential rain from Florence 16.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Duke Energy said Saturday night that heavy rains from Florence caused a slope to collapse at a coal ash landfill at a closed power station near the North Carolina coast.
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Legal Battle Staves Off Trump’s Assault on Clean-Water Protections 12.9.2018 Truthout.com
Donald Trump's efforts to strip away protections for rivers and wetlands have run into a tide of legal resistance.

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Michael Bloomberg Backs Fracking and Invests in Fossil Fuels 11.9.2018 Truthout.com
Billionaires like Bloomberg won’t save us.

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What Will Donald Trump Be Remembered for? 6.9.2018 Truthout.com
Donald Trump will be remembered for his desire to put us all on an escalator to Hell.

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Fossil Fuels Are Next in Line for a Bailout – Here’s How We Respond 6.9.2018 Truthout.com
We need a federal buyout to wind down the fossil fuel industry, not a bailout to prop up its toxic "carbon bubble."

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