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Study: No EU country has calculated transport decarbonisation costs

By Sarantis Michalopoulos — November 20th 2019 at 12:20

The EU risks missing its target to decarbonise transport by 2030, as in the current draft plans of member states, there is no cost-effectiveness calculation of the different proposed measures, a study has found.

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As Climate Risk Grows, Cities Test a Tough Strategy: Saying ‘No’ to Developers

By Christopher Flavelle and John Schwartz — November 19th 2019 at 11:00

A fight in Virginia Beach demonstrates the hard choices cities face when the pressure for new homes collides with the rising toll of natural disasters.

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As Climate Risk Grows, Cities Test a Tough Strategy: Saying ‘No’ to Developers

By Christopher Flavelle and John Schwartz — November 19th 2019 at 11:00

A fight in Virginia Beach demonstrates the hard choices cities face when the pressure for new homes collides with the rising toll of natural disasters.

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As Climate Risk Grows, Cities Test a Tough Strategy: Saying ‘No’ to Developers

By Christopher Flavelle and John Schwartz — November 19th 2019 at 11:00

A fight in Virginia Beach demonstrates the hard choices cities face when the pressure for new homes collides with the rising toll of natural disasters.

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California to Stop Buying From Automakers That Backed Trump on Emissions

By Coral Davenport — November 19th 2019 at 00:15

California, hitting back at automakers that sided with President Trump, will not buy from manufacturers that do not recognize its authority to set emissions standards.

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California to Stop Buying From Automakers That Backed Trump on Emissions

By Coral Davenport — November 19th 2019 at 00:15

California, hitting back at automakers that sided with President Trump, will not buy from manufacturers that do not recognize its authority to set emissions standards.

✇ NYT Science

California to Stop Buying From Automakers That Backed Trump on Emissions

By Coral Davenport — November 19th 2019 at 00:15

California, hitting back at automakers that sided with President Trump, will not buy from manufacturers that do not recognize its authority to set emissions standards.

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German ministers urge EU to lead the way at COP25 in Madrid

By Florence Schulz — November 15th 2019 at 12:43

At a Berlin conference to prepare for the UN's annual climate summit (COP25), Environment Minister Svenja Schulze and Foreign Minister Heiko Maas stressed the EU's responsibility in closing the Paris Climate Agreement's remaining gaps, particularly by raising the targets at EU level. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Sanders’s Climate Ambitions Thrill Supporters. Experts Aren’t Impressed.

By Lisa Friedman — November 15th 2019 at 02:38

Bernie Sanders' plan to tackle climate change would nationalize power plants and end fossil fuels. His supporters are thrilled. Climate experts are not.

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Sanders’s Climate Ambitions Thrill Supporters. Experts Aren’t Impressed.

By Lisa Friedman — November 15th 2019 at 02:38

Bernie Sanders' plan to tackle climate change would nationalize power plants and end fossil fuels. His supporters are thrilled. Climate experts are not.

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Sanders’s Climate Ambitions Thrill Supporters. Experts Aren’t Impressed.

By Lisa Friedman — November 15th 2019 at 02:38

Bernie Sanders' plan to tackle climate change would nationalize power plants and end fossil fuels. His supporters are thrilled. Climate experts are not.

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Nuclear power ‘dead and alive’, S&P proclaims

By Frédéric Simon — November 13th 2019 at 14:18

Growing competition from cheap renewable electricity, safety concerns, and rising costs of new plants are slowly driving nuclear power over the edge – except in Russia and China where the industry continues to enjoy extensive state support, S&P said.

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Greta Thunberg Sets Sail, Again, After Climate Talks Relocate

By Somini Sengupta — November 13th 2019 at 17:04

Ms. Thunberg, who doesn’t fly, found herself suddenly needing a ride across the Atlantic when United Nations climate talks were moved on short notice.

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Greta Thunberg Sets Sail, Again, After Climate Talks Relocate

By Somini Sengupta — November 13th 2019 at 17:04

Ms. Thunberg, who doesn’t fly, found herself suddenly needing a ride across the Atlantic when United Nations climate talks were moved on short notice.

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Goodbye, America: Greta Thunberg to Sail Again After Climate Talks Relocate

By Somini Sengupta — November 13th 2019 at 00:07

Ms. Thunberg, who doesn’t fly, found herself suddenly needing a ride across the Atlantic when United Nations climate talks were moved on short notice.

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E.P.A. to Limit Science Used to Write Public Health Rules

By Lisa Friedman — November 12th 2019 at 00:19

A new agency rule would restrict the science that can be used in drafting health regulations by requiring researchers to turn over confidential health data.

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Interior Chief’s Lobbying Past Has Challenged the Agency’s Ethics Referees

By Coral Davenport — November 9th 2019 at 11:00

Since his arrival at the Interior Department, Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has shown a willingness to press ethics lawyers for decisions that help his agenda.

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How Scientists Got Climate Change So Wrong

By Eugene Linden — November 9th 2019 at 16:38

Few thought it would arrive so quickly. Now we’re facing consequences once viewed as fringe scenarios.

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Interior Chief’s Lobbying Past Has Challenged the Agency’s Ethics Referees

By Coral Davenport — November 9th 2019 at 11:00

Since his arrival at the Interior Department, Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has shown a willingness to press ethics lawyers for decisions that help his agenda.

✇ NYT Science

Interior Chief’s Lobbying Past Has Challenged the Agency’s Ethics Referees

By Coral Davenport — November 9th 2019 at 11:00

Since his arrival at the Interior Department, Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has shown a willingness to press ethics lawyers for decisions that help his agenda.

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