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Congress should act now to accelerate the transition to zero-emission trucks 5.12.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Congress should act now to accelerate the transition to zero-emission trucks
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Newsletter: Beyond Con Law 101 5.12.2019 L.A. Times - World News

Here are the stories you shouldn't miss today: TOP STORIES Beyond Con Law 101 The House Judiciary Committee's first impeachment hearing yesterday featured four legal scholars testifying about whether President Trump's actions were impeachable offenses under the Constitution.

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Collaborative resource planning by utilities and customers benefits both 5.12.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
By working together, each side can achieve their goals far more quickly.
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The coal industry is shrinking — here's what miners need for a just transition 5.12.2019 GreenBiz.com
Programs should be nurtured to have lasting effects, rather than serving as short-term band-aids.
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Editorial: Impeachment hearing just gave us a Constitution lesson. Will the GOP bother to learn it? 5.12.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Law professors give a valuable lesson at the Trump impeachment hearing.

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Delhi’s Deadly Smog: Policy Paralysis Around a Preventable Problem 4.12.2019 WRI Stories
Delhi’s Deadly Smog: Policy Paralysis Around a Preventable Problem Comments|Add Comment|PrintSome of Delhi's dangerous air pollution comes from crop burning in neighboring states. Photo by Neil Palmer/CIAT. Delhi choked under a thick blanket of toxic air last month. The government's pollution control authority declared a public health emergency, and the city's action plan kicked into effect, although its impacts were limited. Many international news outlets covered the crisis, but few captured... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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RELEASE: Companies With More Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than France and Spain Combined Reducing Emissions By 35%, in Line With the Paris Agreement 4.12.2019 WRI Stories
RELEASE: Companies With More Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than France and Spain Combined Reducing Emissions By 35%, in Line With the Paris Agreement New report reveals that by meeting their science-based targets, 285 companies will eliminate 265 million metric tons of emissions from their operations, equivalent to closing 68 coal-fired power plants. MADRID (December 4, 2019)—As world leaders meet in Madrid this week, with one year left until countries are expected to submit enhanced climate... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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“President Trump Has Committed Impeachable High Crimes and Misdemeanors,” Expert Testifies 4.12.2019 Mother Jones
Based on the evidence president so far, President Donald Trump committed impeachable high crimes and misdemeanors, Harvard Law professor Noah Feldman—Democrats’ first witness at the House Judiciary Committee’s impeachment hearing—testified Wednesday. “High crimes and misdemeanors are abuses of power and of public trust connected to the office of the presidency,” Feldman said. “On the basis […]
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Column: GOP strategist Rick Wilson on Trump's 'loud, messy, ugly' 2020 campaign 4.12.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Rick Wilson, a Republican political strategist, media consultant and author, talks about whether the Republican brand can ever recover from Trump.

Policy News: December 3, 2019 4.12.2019 EcoTone
The Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award Applications are now being accepted. ESA is now accepting applications for its 2020 Katherine S. McCarter Graduate Student Policy Award. Offered each year, this award gives graduate students an all-expense paid trip to Washington, DC for science policy training with opportunities to meet with lawmakers on Capitol ...
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How Countries Can Step Up Climate Pledges Through Action in 4 Key Sectors 3.12.2019 THE CITY FIX
Every year for the past decade, scientists have come together to measure the gap between where greenhouse gas emissions are headed under current climate pledges, and where they need to be in order to limit global warming to the levels ...
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How Countries Can Step Up Climate Pledges Through Action in 4 Key Sectors 3.12.2019 WRI Stories
How Countries Can Step Up Climate Pledges Through Action in 4 Key Sectors Comments|Add Comment|PrintSolar PV installation at a Shanghai train station. Photo by The Climate Group/Flickr. Every year for the past decade, scientists have come together to measure the gap between where greenhouse gas emissions are headed under current climate pledges, and where they need to be in order to limit global warming to the levels specified in the Paris Agreement. Last week, these scientists announced that... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Do PG&E, Edison need higher profits? It's time for California to decide 3.12.2019 LA Times: Business

Ratepayer advocates say California's investor-owned utilities would do just fine making less money.

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Walz forms climate 'subcabinet' to get MN back on track with emissions goals 3.12.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
The Climate Change Subcabinet is tasked with getting Minnesota back on track to meet greenhouse gas emission reduction goals set as part of the 2007 Next Generation Energy Act.
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California should take over PG&E and possibly other utilities, former top regulator says 2.12.2019 LA Times: Business

California should take over utilities that have failed to prevent their equipment from causing huge wildfires, says former top regulator Loretta Lynch.

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Power lines are still starting California wildfires. We can't wait three years for a fix 29.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Wildfires and blackouts. This is no way to live

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Here’s Why Neighborhoods With More People of Color Pay Higher Energy Bills 28.11.2019 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in CityLab and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. It is well-established that the lower a family’s income, the more that family will pay for lighting and heating the house, running appliances, and keeping the wi-fi on. Such outcomes would suggest that this is a class problem or a function […]
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Coal Knew, Too 25.11.2019 Mother Jones
This piece originally appeared in HuffPost and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. “Exxon knew.” Thanks to the work of activists and journalists, those two words have rocked the politics of climate change in recent years, as investigations revealed the extent to which giants like Exxon Mobil and Shell were aware of the […]
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The electric Mustang is just the start of Ford's drive to hit 50 mpg in 6 years 24.11.2019 LA Times: Environment

Ford turns to electrified pickups, performance cars and SUVs to meet California's greenhouse gas regulations.

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Editorial: No, Republicans, 'deep state' diplomats didn't sabotage Trump's Ukraine policy 23.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

The impeachment hearings further knock down the idea of an anti-Trump "deep state."

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