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Liberal Democrats manifesto: 10 key policies explained 20.11.2019 BBC: Front Page
The Liberal Democrats election manifesto has been launched. What are their most eye-catching promises?
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Climate change activists urge Los Angeles not to build a gas plant in Utah 20.11.2019 LA Times: Business

Mayor Eric Garcetti has worked to portray himself as a global leader in the fight against climate change.

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Could drone deliveries help the environment? Let's unpack that 17.11.2019 LA Times: Environment

Transportation is responsible for 29% of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. Drones delivering packages could help reduce that — depending on how and where they're deployed.

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Colorado commissioners approve land request for solar farm 15.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado county commissioners have approved a land-use application for a 18,000-panel solar facility to help promote green energy.
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Editorial: California, don't back down from your own rules requiring solar panels on new homes 14.11.2019 LA Times: Opinion

California leaders shouldn't undermine their own mandate for solar on new homes by allowing utilities and developers to rely on far-off farms.

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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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Turns Out, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Huge in Iowa 11.11.2019 Mother Jones
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was welcomed to Iowa with a roast. On Friday, while the first-term Democratic congresswoman from New York was introducing Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders at a rally in Council Bluffs, the state’s Republican bigwigs took their shots at the Lincoln–Reagan Dinner at a Marriott ballroom in downtown Des Moines. “Doctor Ocasio-Cortez,” state GOP chairman […]
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California Could Have Helped Low-Income Residents Weather PG&E Blackouts. But It Didn’t Happen. 10.11.2019 Mother Jones
This piece originally appeared in High Country News and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. Exactly a year ago, as the devastating Camp Fire swept through the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas. Frank A. Jr. Funes, a disabled 69-year-old Vietnam veteran, woke in the early morning hours to a phone call. It was […]
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General election 2019: Could climate change become a top priority? 6.11.2019 BBC: Front Page
Polling suggests the environment is one of three key issues for voters - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their questions?
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News Analysis: Cities, states and companies vow to meet U.S. climate goals without Trump. Can they? 5.11.2019 LA Times: Science

How close can U.S. cities, states and companies get to meeting the country's abandoned climate goals without help from the federal government?

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Uprooted: The 1950's plan to erase Indian Country 4.11.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
In the 1950s, the United States government came up with a plan to solve what it called the "Indian problem." It would assimilate Native Americans by moving them to cities and eliminating reservations. The 20-year campaign failed to destroy Native cultures and tribal sovereignty, but its impact is still felt today.
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General election 2019: Labour pledges billions for home energy upgrades 3.11.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
The party says a huge programme to fund household energy-saving would reduce bills and create jobs.
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'World-class' surf lake opens near Bristol 25.10.2019 BBC News - Science & Environment
The creators of the complex say it is powered 100% by renewable energy.
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Actress Tara Subkoff debuts dazzling Midcentury in Hollywood Hills 21.10.2019 LA Times: Business

After restoration, actress-artist Tara Subkoff is asking $4 million for her 1950s Midcentury home in Hollywood Hills.

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BBC 100 Women 2019: Who is on the list this year? 16.10.2019 BBC: Front Page
Our most inspiring and influential women of 2019 give us their vision of a female-led future.
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What's in the government's new environment bill? 15.10.2019 BBC: Front Page
Environmentalists welcome parts of the new law, but others say the government is going backwards.
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As “green rush” rolls on, Boulder’s Surna helping make cannabis industry more sustainable 13.10.2019 Denver Post: Business
Legal cannabis cultivation in the United States consumed 1.1 million megawatt hours of electricity in 2017 (enough to power 92,500 homes for a year,) generating 472,000 tons carbon dioxide, according to a 2018 New Frontier Data report.
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Dark Money Is Pouring in To Protect the “Worst Energy Policy in the Country” 10.10.2019 Mother Jones
This summer, Ohio’s beleaguered nuclear and coal plants got a major gift in the promise of a big bailout. Now, the fight over that promise has escalated into one of the most dramatic and bizarre showdowns of the 2020 election cycle. It all started back in July, when the Ohio state legislature passed a law—called […]
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Here's how 6 countries are stepping up to meet the Paris climate goals 23.9.2019 LA Times: Environment

The world is struggling to to meet its climate change goals, but a handful of countries have found ways to significantly cut their greenhouse gas emissions.

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Millions of youth worldwide strike for climate action 21.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
In one of the largest youth-led demonstrations in history, millions of people from Manhattan to Mumbai took to the streets around the globe on Friday, their chants, speeches and homemade signs delivering the same stern message to world leaders: Do more to combat climate change. And do it faster.
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