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Explained: What Are Carbon Bombs And How Are They Contributing To Global Warming – Indiatimes.com

Climate change challenges countries all over the world. Due to human activities, the climate is changing constantly and intensely. Climate holds an important place in many aspects of our lives- such as food production, transport, economy, water, air, wildlife and…

With Climate Agenda Stalled at Home, Biden Still Hopes to Lead Abroad – The New York Times

On his first day in office, President Biden recommitted the United States to the Paris climate agreement, noting in his inaugural address that “a cry for survival comes from the planet itself. A cry that can’t be any more desperate…

Biden releases five-year offshore leasing plan Friday – The Washington Post

Placeholder while article actions load President Biden’s administration opened the door Friday to more offshore oil and gas drilling in federal waters over the next five years, setting a course for future U.S. fossil fuel extraction just a day after…

G7 Abandons Climate Agenda, Will Turn To Fossil Fuels Amid Energy Crisis

World leaders at the G7 summit in Germany signaled they will turn back to fossil fuels despite their commitments to a green energy transition thanks to the ongoing energy crisis. The war in Ukraine is heavily restricting fuel imports, with…

As Federal Climate-Fighting Tools Are Taken Away, Cities and States Step Up – The New York Times

Legislators in Colorado, historically a major coal state, have passed more than 50 climate-related laws since 2019. The liquor store in the farming town of Morris, Minn., cools its beer with solar power. Voters in Athens, Ohio, imposed a carbon…

Opinion: Davos Was a Case Study in How Not to Talk About Climate Change – Undark Magazine

Science has a resistance to ill-founded assertions embedded deep in its bones. Carl Sagan called this “baloney detection.” But in the face of climate change, arguably our largest science-related crisis, these baloney detection capabilities haven’t kept our leaders honest. Consider…

ESG Scam Rates Slave-Using Chinese Firms Higher Than American Ones

Expecting publicly traded companies to do more than simply return shareholder value — their fiduciary responsibility — is a fairly new development in Western capitalism. The idea that corporate leadership and shareholders should explicitly care about environmental, social, and corporate…

As The U.S. Faces Recession, Russia’s Oil And Gas Industry Is Booming

Russia’s financial system is booming in spite of strict sanctions, according to the International Institute of Finance. Deputy Chief Economist Elina Ribakova outlined in a Twitter thread how Russia’s massive oil and gas revenues have positively impacted the Russian financial…

World methane emissions are heading in the wrong direction, study says – The Washington Post

Placeholder while article actions load Kayrros, a firm that analyzes satellite data, says methane emissions from fossil fuels have intensified, rising faster than the rebound in oil, gas and coal production since the easing of the coronavirus pandemic — a…

Biden Mulls Banning All Offshore Drilling As Energy Crisis Worsens

The Biden administration is mulling the prospect of banning new American offshore oil and natural gas drilling projects as fuel prices continue to spike, The New York Times reported Thursday. The Interior Department’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, working closely with…

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