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Supreme Court takes on early stage of global warming case – ABC News

The Supreme Court seems cautious about giving oil and gas companies a win in a case involving global warming By JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press January 19, 2021, 7:08 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article…

Supreme Court takes on early stage of global warming case – Seattle Times

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Tuesday seemed cautious about siding with oil and gas companies in a case involving global warming. The case the court was hearing is not about whether the companies can be held responsible for…

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ENERGY TRANSITIONS: ‘Unrig the data.’ How utilities embellish carbon cuts

Some power companies inflate their emissions reductions with opaque accounting techniques. It helps them look environmentally responsible to investors even as power plants continue releasing carbon emissions.

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Research finds tiny bubbles tell tales of big volcanic eruptions

(Rice University) Microscopic bubbles can tell stories about Earth’s biggest volcanic eruptions and geoscientists from Rice University and the University of Texas at Austin have discovered some of those stories are written in nanoparticles.

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Low-carbon policies can be ‘balanced’ to benefit small firms and average households

A review of ten types of policy used to reduce carbon suggests that some costs fall on those less able to bear them – but it also shows these policies can form the bedrock of a ‘green recovery’ if specifically designed and used in tandem.

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MASSACHUSETTS: Governor vetoes climate bill; supporters vow to try again

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) vetoed a sweeping climate bill yesterday, saying the measure would cripple new home construction, hurt the business sector and fail to meet lawmakers’ lofty environmental justice ambitions.

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PANDEMIC: Biden releases $1.9T COVID-19 stimulus plan

President-elect Joe Biden called yesterday for an emergency $1.9 trillion economic and COVID-19 recovery program, a down payment on a larger stimulus plan that promises unprecedented spending to fight climate change.

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PANDEMIC: Biden releases $1.9T COVID-19 stimulus plan

President-elect Joe Biden called yesterday for an emergency $1.9 trillion economic and COVID-19 recovery program, a down payment on a larger stimulus plan that promises unprecedented spending to fight climate change.

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PANDEMIC: Biden releases $1.9T COVID-19 stimulus plan

President-elect Joe Biden called yesterday for an emergency $1.9 trillion economic and COVID-19 recovery program, a down payment on a larger stimulus plan that promises unprecedented spending to fight climate change.