Climate

Scoop: Trump tells confidants U.S. will quit Paris climate deal

President Trump has privately told multiple people, including EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, that he plans to leave the Paris agreement on climate …

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Merkel: G7 climate talks with Trump 'very unsatisfying' | News | DW | 27.05.2017

The G7 declaration will give US President Donald Trump time to decide whether to keep the US in the Paris climate agreement. German Chancellor Angela …

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Climate expert has an incredible theory about global warming — alarmists won’t be happy

Patrick Michaels, a climate expert and director of the Center for the Study of Science at the Cato Institute, says combining the findings of two important studies could reveal “a remarkable hypothesis” about the benefits of increased carbon-dioxide levels and global warming.<p>In a recent article …

Climate Change

Scientists explain apocalyptic effect of Trump pulling out of the Paris climate change agreement

Earth is likely to hit more dangerous levels of warming even sooner if the US pulls back from its pledge to cut carbon dioxide pollution, scientists …

Climate Change

Trump rode golf cart while G7 leaders walked through Siciliy

President Trump chose to ride in a golf cart while his foreign counterparts took a walk through Taormina, Sicilly on Saturday during the Group of 7 …

United States

Donald Trump’s defiance almost wrecks Italy’s G7 summit

The Group of Seven turned into the G6 plus one. The summit, which came to an inglorious end on Saturday, cannot be considered an outright failure. But it came pretty close.<p>Don’t blame the Italian hosts, who had spent four solid months trying to build a consensus on key matters, such as climate …

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Group of Seven final declaration says U.S. "not in a position to join consensus" on climate change

TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) — Group of Seven final declaration says U.S. "not in a position to join consensus" on climate change.

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Germany's Merkel: G-7 will agree to act against protectionism; Climate discussion was unsatisfactory

TAORMINA, Sicily – Germany's Merkel: G-7 will agree to act against protectionism; Climate discussion was "unsatisfactory"

Australia will still support Paris climate deal if Trump pulls out, Frydenberg says

Environment minister says Coalition takes emissions targets seriously and US climate change policy was ‘a matter for the Trump administration’<p>The Turnbull government will support the Paris agreement on climate change regardless of whether or not the US president, Donald Trump, pulls out, the …

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Trump declines to join world leaders at G-7 in affirming Paris climate accord

President Trump on Saturday at the G-7 Summit in Italy declined to join six other leading nations in their pledge to uphold the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement.<p>Trump posting on Twitter earlier in the day that he would make a final decision next week about whether the United States would remain in the …

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Other Major Nations Will Officially Commit To Fighting Climate Change With Or Without Trump

President Donald Trump's skepticism of climate change will officially make him a global outlier, as other world nations prepare to formally signal their firm commitment to the Paris Agreement while the US continues to debate a position.<p>Leaders of the world’s leading economies meeting in Italy for …

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Trump was the odd man out at the G7 summit

President Trump's overseas trip has come to an end and details from the G7 Summit meeting suggest he was the odd leader out, per Al Jazeera.<p>While …

Politics

Tennesseans might not be too worried about climate change, but they sure love electric cars

The amount of heat-trapping pollution that’s released every time Bill Williams drives his electric sedan a mile down a road here has fallen by about …

Electric Vehicles

Trump Should Have Learned Breaking Our Commitments Would Be a Disaster

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today,Donald Trump refrained from signing onto consensus language with the United States’ closest allies in support of the Paris …

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A road map for curbing carbon

<b>A road map for curbing carbon</b><p><b>The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)'sWorking Group 3 report on greenhouse gas mitigation was finalised</b> …

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Trump Leaves World Leaders In Disbelief By Refusing To Commit To Paris Climate Accord

Embarrassing the United States and leaving world leaders in disbelief, Donald Trump continues to refuse to commit to the national Paris climate …

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Trump wraps overseas trip with thanks to US troops, standing firm on terrorism, climate change concerns

President Trump on Saturday in Italy thanked overseas U.S. troops, in concluding his trip through the Middle East and Europe in which NATO, radical Islamic terrorism and climate change emerged at key issues.<p>“I think we hit a homerun no matter where we went,” said at Naval Air Station Sigonella, in …

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New study: Climate change could impact how much humans sleep

Sleep is vital for how we operate on a daily basis, as well as our long-term health. But a new study has found that the heightening threat of climate …

Climate Change

Market Forces May Impact Emissions More Than Climate Agreements

Today President Trump is at the G7 summit and high on the agenda is climate change. Many world leaders are imploring Trump stay in the global climate agreement, but emissions are going down already.

News (U.S.)

Donald Trump Delays Final Decision On Paris Agreement Until Next Week

The White House could make the U.S. one of only three countries to reject the historic climate deal.<p>The White House will decide next week on whether to remain in the Paris Agreement, the historic climate 2015 pact President Donald Trump vowed to withdraw from during his campaign last year.<p>In an …

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Trump calls maiden trip abroad a 'home run', promises to decide on Paris climate change deal soon

<b>Sicily:</b> President Donald Trump on Saturday said his maiden trip abroad was a "home run" and he vowed to overcome the threat of terrorism, concluding …

World Leaders

G7 leaders agree to fight protectionism, but U.S. hedges on Paris Agreement

Print<p>TAORMINA, Italy — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau came out of the G7 summit Saturday calling it a success, even though the United States did not …

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Trump decides next week if he'll quit Paris Climate Accord

(Bloomberg) -- Donald Trump continued to distance himself from fellow world leaders over climate change at the G-7 summit, and said he’ll determine next week whether to pull the U.S. out of the landmark Paris climate accord.<p>“I will make my final decision on the Paris Accord next week,” the …

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Mattis says Trump “wide open” on Paris climate accord

• Trending Videos CBSN Live »<p>Face The Nation<p>Defense Secretary James Mattis on climate change, ...<p>Saturday<p>New details in W.H. ties to Russia<p>MoneyWatch - …

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Adani's coal mine dealt fresh blow as Queensland shunts $1 billion rail loan role

Prospects for the controversial Adani coal mine have dimmed further after the Queensland government said it wanted no role in any federal loan to …

Environment

Donald Trump stalls on landmark deal to tackle climate change at G7 summit and says he 'needs more time'

Donald Trump refused to back a landmark deal to tackle climate change at the G7 summit yesterday.<p>He demanded more time to decide whether or not to …

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Opposition to Pipeline Construction Escalates Nationwide

As the Trump administration moves full speed ahead on boosting the oil and fossil fuel industry, opposition to increased pipeline construction is …

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Trump Hesitates as World Leaders Back Climate Deal

GIARDINI NAXOS, Italy—President Donald Trump was the only leader at a summit for seven of the world’s largest economies who didn’t back an international climate-change agreement that the U.S. and nearly 200 other countries signed in Paris in 2015.<p>Instead, Mr. Trump set next week as his deadline for …

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Climate change: World awaits Trump decision on Paris deal

<b>Donald Trump has said he will decide whether to pull out of a key climate change deal in the next week, having apparently shrugged off pressure from US allies in recent days.</b><p>The US president tweeted he would make his "final decision" on the Paris accord after his return to Washington.<p>Mr Trump left …

Stormy climate at G7 as Trump goes his own way

G7 leaders Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, US President Donald Trump and Italian Prime Minister Paolo …

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