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Oil and Gas Emissions Have Increased Under California’s Cap and Trade Program 16.11.2019 Truthout.com
Experts are increasingly worried cap and trade is allowing California's biggest polluters to conduct business as ...
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General election 2019: What are nationalisation and privatisation? 15.11.2019 BBC: Front Page
The two topics are a big discussion point in the general election, but how do they work?
European Investment Bank drops fossil fuel funding 15.11.2019 BBC: Business
The world's largest public bank is to stop backing oil, gas and coal projects at the end of 2021.
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Who should I vote for? General election 2019 policy guide 13.11.2019 BBC: Front Page
Compare where the parties stand on key issues, from Brexit and the NHS to education and the environment.
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Catastrophic Wildfires Threaten Sydney, Australia, as Government Backs Coal 13.11.2019 Truthout.com
A new report finds that Australia’s emissions are increasing and there's no plan to rein them ...
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Column: In America, anyone can run for president, even the convicted coal baron Don Blankenship 12.11.2019 LA Times: Business

Don Blankenship on Monday announced his candidacy for president on the Constitution Party ticket.

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Energy Companies Undertook the Greatest Scam in History 11.11.2019 Truthout.com
Environmental activists rally outside of New York Supreme Court with a banner reading: Exxon Knew
Science isn't enough to stop climate change; the rest of us are needed -- and we are needed now.
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EU should drop oil, gas and coal funding, say ministers 8.11.2019 BBC: Business
EU finance ministers call upon the European Investment Bank (EIB) to cut fossil fuel funding.
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Trump Interior Nominee Fast-Tracked a “Deficient” Drilling Permit 7.11.2019 Truthout.com
Trump Interior Nominee Fast-Tracked a “Deficient” Drilling Permit
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Column: Trump's attack on lightbulb standards is his flimsiest environmental rollback yet 7.11.2019 LA Times: Business

California and other states take aim at Trump's reversal of lightbulb rules, a dopey Tea Party cause.

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As the Coal Industry Shrinks, Miners Deserve a Just Transition 5.11.2019 Truthout.com
As the Coal Industry Shrinks, Miners Deserve a Just Transition
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Newsletter: Going to the transcripts 5.11.2019 L.A. Times - World News

Here are the stories you shouldn't miss today: TOP STORIES Going to the Transcripts House committees that have conducted the impeachment inquiry into President Trump behind closed doors for the last six weeks have released the first two transcripts of witness testimony, and more could be on the way today.

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Editorial: Withdrawing from the Paris agreement stands first in Trump's long line of dumb mistakes 5.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Of all the dangerous, ignorant and insupportable decisions by the Trump administration, pulling the U.S. out of the Paris agreement stands tallest.

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Paris climate accords: US notifies UN of intention to withdraw 5.11.2019 BBC: Science
Notification begins the one-year process of withdrawing from the landmark climate agreement.
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Democrat drops challenge of Tipton in 3rd U.S. House district 4.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
State Rep. Donald Valdez ended his campaign for Congress on Monday morning, following poor fundraising numbers and the entrance of a well-funded challenger.
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More Renewables Will Mean Less Asthma and Heart Disease in the Midwest 4.11.2019 Truthout.com
A study finds the region stands to gain the most health benefits from a transition to clean ...
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EPA to scale back federal rules restricting waste from coal-fired power plants 4.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday plans to relax rules that govern how power plants store waste from burning coal and release water containing toxic metals into nearby waterways, according to agency officials.
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Climate change: Asia 'coal addiction' must end, UN chief warns 2.11.2019 BBC: World
António Guterres says Asian countries must use greener energy sources to tackle the climate crisis.
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Cory Gardner positions himself as a Colorado oil and gas defender in re-election fight 2.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Facing criticisms this week from environmental groups, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner portrayed himself as a steadfast defender of Colorado’s oil and gas industry in an era of unprecedented progressive attacks.
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Battle over proposed Wisconsin gas plant shows shift in climate fight 29.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Wisconsin regulators held two public hearings early this week on a proposed natural gas power plant that would be co-owned by a Minnesota utility. Environmental groups in both states are fighting the project. That’s emblematic of a larger shift among climate change activists, who are focusing less on coal, and more on natural gas.
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