OO UK Doctors Vote To End Fossil Fuels Funding. The UK’s national medical organization sends a strong message about climate change by voting to withdraw funds from the fossil fuel industry and to support renewable energy instead.
OO The Declaration Of Interdependence: Jefferson’s ‘Brilliant Statement Of Intergenerational Equity’ – we rob the liberties of future generations by bankrupting their environmental legacy.
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OO Historic First: Congressional Climate Candidate makes climate a centerpiece issue in a democratic primary race for a Michigan house seat, reportsMichael Mann at ClimateCrocks. “Renewed Energy for Michigan” is candidate Nancy Skinner’s slogan. We need more like her.
OO Obama Allies Take On Koch Brothers Over Climate Denial calling on voters to fight back against Koch influence. There should be a law against getting high on Koch.
Judge’s Rejection Of Coal Mine Based On Global-Warming Has Major Implications For Pipelines and more
reports John Cushman at InsideClimate News. The federal judge blocked a Colorado coal project because federal agencies failed to consider the future global-warming damages from burning fossil fuels. The same rationale could be used potentially to block the Keystone pipeline and other fossil fuel projects.
OO Energy Department Announces $4 Billion For Projects To Fight Global Warming
EPA Proposes To Limit Methane Pollution From Trash Dumps reports Emily Atkin at Climate Progress. Additionally, other proposed measures will target methane emissions from oil wells on native American reservations.
OO UN Gains New Powers To Tackle Air Pollution
OO Getting China Climate Action Via US Unilateral Emissions Cuts
OO Chinese Coal Consumption To Peak In 2024 – Bloomberg
OO To Improve Accuracy, BBC Tells Reporters: No Air Time To Climate Deniers
OO This Train Could Power A Fleet Of Electric Buses by redirecting its waste heat
OO How Energy Efficiency Is Hitting It Big With The High Tech Industry
OO Diverting Fossil Fuel Subsidies Into Clean Tech could raise what researchers say is the extra $80 billion needed per year to avert dangerous climate change.
OO Success: UK Climate Change Policies Have Not Harmed Economy
and its businesses, says a Grantham Institute study.
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