Climate change Stories Yesterday

In this edition of Climate Crisis Weekly:

  • Sea level rise could be even worse than feared.
  • The US is a “hotbed” of climate change denial.
  • The GOP touts innovation as a climate solution, then votes against energy research bill.
  • An extensive look at how the Midwest is confronting the climate crisis.
  • The recent landmark report on nature’s decline didn’t get much love from TV news.
  • And more…

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Climate change Stories May 18

In this edition of Climate Change Weekly:

  • Atmospheric carbon dioxide hits a new high.
  • Ice loss is seen deep into Antarctica.
  • Elizabeth Warren seeks US military preparedness and accountability for climate change.
  • Jay Inslee unveils his Evergreen Economy Plan.
  • Climate change is a key topic in today’s Australian election.
  • And more…

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Climate change Stories May 11

In this edition of Climate Change Weekly:

  • A new report finds nature on an unprecedented decline, with accelerating extinction rates.
  • Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden seeking “middle ground” climate policy.
  • Iceland is using a new method to fight climate change.
  • The more Republicans hear about the Green New Deal, the more they decide they don’t like it.
  • Ireland follows the UK in declaring a climate emergency.
  • And more…

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Climate change Stories May 4

In this edition of Climate Change Weekly:

  • A few presidential candidates unveil climate/climate-related plans.
  • The UK declares a climate emergency while a committee pushes for net zero emissions.
  • Indonesia wants to move its capital away from Jakarta, which is sinking.
  • A look at how food affects climate change.
  • The House votes to pass Climate Action Now Act, which aims to keep US in Paris Agreement.
  • And more…

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Climate change Stories May 2

The UK’s Committee on Climate Change has released its anticipated report, and it’s recommending a new goal — net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

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Climate change Stories April 27

In the inaugural edition of Climate Change Weekly, we check out:

  • Controversial comments from London’s mayor.
  • England’s environment secretary vows action after a visit from climate activist Greta Thunberg.
  • Talk of a climate-focused debate continues among Democratic presidential candidates.
  • A look at how New York City may deal with rising seas.
  • Melting permafrost is the giant lurking problem that may cost the world trillions and unleash who knows what else.
  • And more…

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Climate change Stories April 22

A new poll shows the disconnect between how most people think climate change should be taught in schools — and how it usually isn’t.

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Climate change Stories April 19

A new wave of climate protests is sweeping across Europe, as activists in England and France took to the streets today in a number of locations.

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Climate change Stories April 18

A new report asked all 18 declared candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination about various views on climate issues, and finds that just 7 of them would absolutely favor carbon pricing.

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Climate change Stories April 12

EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler believes a huge surge in electric vehicle purchases was “the only way” for automakers to comply with fuel economy standards set by the Obama administration, according to a recent interview.

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