Paris Climate Agreement

Labor remains unconvinced on the NEG: Plibersek

FULL INTERVIEW: Deputy Opposition Leader Tanya Plibersek says Labor remains wary of the National Energy Guarantee and its 'very low ambitions'. …

Australian News

Parts of Earth could soon be inhospitable to humans

An international team of researchers has warned parts of Earth could become inhospitable if global temperatures rise two degrees Celsius above …

Climate Change

Domino effect may make climate change goals moot | Reuters.com

A scientific study says that the global warming target reached at the 2015 Paris climate agreement may not stop a domino effect from moving the Earth well beyond it, into catastrophic scenarios.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>A scientific study says that the global warming target reached at the …

Scientific Research

This Site Helps You Plant a Tree Every Time Trump Tweets Something Wrong About Climate Change

<b>Why Global Citizens Should Care</b><i>Conserving forests can get the world 30% of the way toward achieving the Paris climate agreement, which the United</i> …

Forests

Japan and Germany Find Common Ground Opposing Trump on Trade

Foreign ministers of both countries also say they aim to press ahead with Paris climate agreement<p>TOKYO—Japan and Germany said Wednesday they would step up their alliance to promote free trade and the Paris climate agreement, in a shot at the agenda pursued by the U.S. under President Donald …

Donald Trump

The GOP’s Carbon Tax Bill Is Based On The Paris Climate Agreement’s Emissions Goals

3:41 PM 07/23/2018<p>GOP Rep. Carlos Curbelo of Florida outlined the goals of his carbon tax proposal Monday at Columbia University’s Center on Global …

Fossil Fuels

High-polling rightist candidate joins Brazil president race

RIO DE JANEIRO — Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro has formally announced his candidacy for Brazil’s presidential election during a political …

Brazil

Trump's treason, confirmed

In a Sun op-ed last month, Frederic Hill came right out and said it: "Donald J. Trump is a Russian agent" (“Russia's biggest fan,” June 18). After …

Iran Nuclear Deal

Trump wants to endanger endangered animals even further

The Trump administration wants to make it easier to strip endangered and threatened animals of their protected status and limit habitat protections. …

The Future

Breakthroughs Converging to Completely Derail Fossil Fuels

Image credit: Apple What will ultimately push fossil fuels back the way of the dinosaur? Purely and simply, is it our ethics and our resolve as …

Climate

One year after the Paris Climate Agreement: What Happened?

19 minutes ago<p>It's been a year since America ducked out of the Paris Climate Agreement. So how have things been going? Surprisingly, the results are …

Happiness

Macron at U.N.: Paris Climate Agreement ‘Not Up For Renegotiation’

French President Emmanuel Macron tells the United Nations General Assembly that he respects the United States’ decision to withdraw from the agreement, but “we will not backtrack.”

François Hollande

'We cannot negotiate with nature': Ban Ki-moon

Ban Ki-moon, former United Nations secretary general, expresses concern about the ability to finance efforts to combat climate change following the …

Ban Ki-moon

Climate Change Scorecard

A year after the U.S. pulled out of the Paris climate agreement, NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Elliot Diringer of the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions for an update.<p>Transcript<p>LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST:<p>Record heat all over the planet, fires, rising sea levels, flooding neighborhoods …

Climate

‘Noisy democracies’ block climate progress for Shell

Royal Dutch Shell

Frydenberg to meet with pro-coal Nationals MPs

Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg will meet pro-coal Nationals MPs and visit a coal-fired power station during a tour of marginal Queensland seats amid …

News Corp

I won't support the NEG: Abbott

FULL INTERVIEW: Tony Abbott says he won’t support the National Energy Guarantee as it stands, and hinted he will be crossing the floor unless the …

Australian News

Take action: Trump's EPA is trying to delay pollution protections. Tell them NO!

After Trump pulled out of the Paris Climate Agreement, his EPA is now trying to take us backward by delaying key climate and pollution protections …

Obama Administration

DEADLINE NOVEMBER 8: Add your name to support the Paris Climate Agreement!

At the Bonn climate talks on November 15, groups will deliver more than a million signatures from Americans reaffirming their support for climate …

Climate

EU Challenges China On Solar Tech, 'Developing Market' Status

The future of European solar manufacturers hangs in the balance this summer, with two separate but overlapping policies on Europe-China climate policy under review by delegations from the EU and China.<p>Representatives from both sides will meet in Brussels this week to try and resolve disagreements …

United Nations

More than 20 nations seek toughen climate goals by 2020

By Alister Doyle<p>OSLO (Reuters) - More than 20 nations ranging from Germany, France and Britain to Pacific island states said on Thursday they would try to limit their greenhouse gas emissions more than already planned under the Paris climate agreement by 2020.<p>They welcomed a decision by U.N. …

Climate

Trump Put U.S. First When He Withdrew From Paris Accord

One year ago, on June 1, 2017, President Trump boldly and courageously announced that the United States would withdraw from the Paris Climate …

Donald Trump

Episode 88 Pride Month, Kanye album review, National donut day, Paris climate agreement anniversary

Doughnuts

Trump’s Rogue America

NEW YORK – Donald Trump has thrown a hand grenade into the global economic architecture that was so painstakingly constructed in the years after …

Donald Trump

Major investors want the oil industry to take responsibility for "all its emissions"

Over the next few weeks, many oil companies will hold their annual shareholder meetings. It should be a time of celebration: crude oil is at a 4-year high and almost every oil company has made a decent profit in the last year.<p>But dark clouds loom. In recent years, activist shareholders have used …

Oil & Gas Industry

French Pres. Macron calls on U.S. to stay in Iran deal

French President Emmanuel Macron addressed a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, pushing back against the Trump administration in his remarks about the Iran nuclear deal and the Paris Climate Agreement.

Trump Administration

Macron's Speech To Congress: Hopes America Comes Back To Paris Climate Agreement, Slams 'Fear And Anger'

French President Emmanuel Macron appeared before Congress on Wednesday, where he lamented about "fear and anger" defining policy while expressing …

Conservative View

Bloomberg Pledges $4.5 Million to Cover U.S. in Paris Climate Agreement – Here’s How YOU Can Make an Impact Too

It goes without saying that Donald Trump has created a lot of controversy with his words and actions since entering the political sphere, but one …

Climate

Michael Bloomberg pledges $4.5 million to fund the Paris climate agreement

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg just pledged to personally cover the $4.5 million bill that the United States is obligated to contribute …

Environment

Former NYC Mayor Bloomberg Commits $15 Million to the Paris Climate Agreement

Former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg plans to write a $4.5 million check to cover the first part of the US’ commitment under the Paris …

Climate