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Coal comeback? Trump plan would breathe new life into aging power plants – USA TODAY

CLOSE President Donald Trump continues to dismantle Obama administration efforts to combat coal, gas and oil emissions even as world leaders are set to gather in Poland to fine tune the 2015 landmark global climate deal reached in Paris. (Nov….

Obama EPA Spent $4.1 Million To Link Air Pollution To Eating Fast Food

Researchers were awarded more than $4 million by the Obama administration’s Environmental Protection Agency to study whether exposure to air pollution led children to eat more fast food. The $4,146,875 grant was awarded in 2013 to fund a five-year study…

Mitigate global warming, spare further injustice to poor, pope tells oil execs – National Catholic Reporter

Vatican City — Faced with a climate emergency, the world must act immediately to mitigate global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius and avoid committing “a brutal act of injustice” on the poor and future generations, Pope Francis told a group…

3 Republican Former EPA Heads Rebuke Trump EPA on Climate Policy & Science

In a Capitol Hill hearing, they urged Congress to provide stronger oversight of the Trump EPA and raised concerns about the agency’s ties to industries it regulates. Three former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrators who served under Republican presidents urged…

The Real Reason The Left Keeps Pushing Climate Change Alarmism

The purpose of these predictions is not to warn you, it’s not to predict what’s actually going to happen. It is to create a panic and then get us socialism by the backdoor. This sounds almost conspiratorial. If I didn’t…

Blaming Extreme Weather On Man-Made Global Warming Is Political Theater

Politics versus science in attributing extreme weather events to manmade global warming. If you follow me on Twitter, you may have noticed that I was scheduled to testify before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Jun 12 [link]. The…

Pompeo: Paris Climate Accord ‘Was A Failure’, Do What’s Necessary As Climate Changes

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he’s firmly convinced “the world will be successful” in overcoming any challenges caused by climate change, especially if America fosters a growing economy in which “structural innovators and creative people can go build out…

Biden Joins Mounting Calls For Primary Debate On Climate Change

Democrat frontrunner Joe Biden told supporters in Iowa on Tuesday he supports having a primary debate focused solely on climate change. The topic came up during Biden’s brief discussion with a Greenpeace activist. Biden said he is “all in.” “That’s…

Lobbying against key US climate regulation ‘cost society $60bn’, study finds

Posted on 10 June 2019 by Guest Author This is a re-post from Carbon Brief by Josh Gabbatiss Political lobbying in the US that helped block the progress of proposed climate regulation a decade ago led to a social cost of…