User: flenvcenter Topic: Air and Climate-Regional
Category: Climate Change :: Climate Policy
Last updated: May 26 2018 09:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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10 skunks, 1 bat test positive for rabies throughout Weld County 26.5.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
The Weld County Health Department announced Friday that 10 cases of rabies found over the past two months throughout Weld County.
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In an internal memo, the White House considered whether to simply “ignore” federal climate research 24.5.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
White House officials last year weighed whether to simply "ignore" climate studies produced by government scientists or to instead develop "a coherent, fact-based message about climate science," according to a memo obtained by The Washington Post.
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Climate change lawsuits: Boulder can do better 21.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Last week Boulder leaders followed California and New York local governments in suing oil companies about climate change. Their lawsuit is based on a dubious legal premise and is not a productive way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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Response to Gov. Bill Ritter’s support of a carbon tax (2 letters) 20.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Would a carbon tax help battle climate change?
Bill Ritter: No such thing as a good tax? Consider a well-structured carbon tax. 13.4.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Some types of taxes can be necessary, beneficial and fair. Now there is fresh evidence that a properly structured carbon tax is in that category.
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Scott Pruitt’s climate message is now official EPA guidance 30.3.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt has long insisted it is difficult for scientists to precisely measure the extent to which humans cause climate change.
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Disappointed that Colorado won’t join lawsuit over Clean Power Plan 8.3.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
I was disappointed in Attorney General Cynthia Coffman’s decision not to join the coalition of 18 states taking a stand against the EPA over the Clean Power Act.
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Disappointed that Colorado won’t join lawsuit over Clean Power Act 8.3.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
I was disappointed in Attorney General Cynthia Coffman’s decision not to join the coalition of 18 states taking a stand against the EPA over the Clean Power Act.
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Person using stolen identity nominates Trump for Peace Prize 2.3.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which selects winners of the peace prize, says someone using a stolen identity has nominated U.S. President Donald Trump for the award, the Norwegian news agency said Thursday.
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Colorado won’t join 18 states opposing Trump EPA push to kill Clean Power Plan to fight climate change 2.3.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
Colorado won't join 18 states whose leaders this week took a legal stand against the Environmental Protection Agency's snuffing of the nation’s Clean Power Plan to fight climate change.
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Scott Pruitt asks whether global warming is “necessarily is a bad thing” 8.2.2018 Denver Post: All Political News
As head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt has repeatedly questioned the scientific consensus that rising levels of carbon dioxide from human-fueled activity are warming the planet.
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CU Boulder joins new University Climate Change Coalition 7.2.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
The University of Colorado is teaming up with 12 other North American research universities with a common goal: tackling climate change.
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White House to withdraw controversial nominee to head Council on Environmental Quality 4.2.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
The White House plans to withdraw its controversial nominee to head the Council on Environmental Quality, Kathleen Hartnett White, according to two administration officials briefed on the matter who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the decision has not been announced yet.
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The science and politics (and doubt) surrounding climate change (2 letters) 7.1.2018 Denver Post: Opinion
Ved Nanda writes that "scientific evidence and grim realities continue to belie the assertions of climate change deniers." Apparently he wouldn’t know reality if it was a two-by-four hitting him on the side of his head.
Interior revokes climate change and mitigation policies 5.1.2018 High Country News Most Recent
Many regulations were axed because they are ‘burdens’ to energy development.
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Logging isn’t the solution to our wildfire problems 3.1.2018 Writers on the Range
We can’t ‘solve’ fire any more than we can ‘solve’ hurricanes.
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Trump criticizes Post Office, Amazon over shipping rates 29.12.2017 Denver Post: All Political News
President Donald Trump is criticizing the U.S. Postal Service, saying the agency is "losing many billions of dollars a year" and asking why it is "charging Amazon and others so little to deliver their packages."
Trump administration rescinding rules for oil, gas drilling 29.12.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
President Donald Trump's administration is rescinding proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing and other oil- and gas-drilling practices on government lands, government officials announced Thursday.
16 major environmental protections cut in 2017 28.12.2017 High Country News Most Recent
Climate change initiatives were the most targeted by the Trump administration.
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New Florida law expected to increase textbook challenges 27.11.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
A parent in Florida is citing profanity and violence in trying to get the local school to ban Ray Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451" — itself a cautionary tale on the banning of books. Another wants to remove Walter Dean Myers' "Bad Boy" for using the word "penis" and a homophobic slur.
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