All Articles on Methane

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Trump Cronies Rewarded as House GOP 'Dirty Trick' Bolsters Big Oil
Fossil fuel industry hits paydirt as Congress approves measure that gives "away a taxpayer-owned resource for free"
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Trump Issues Media Blackout at Multiple Federal Agencies
Moves come amid growing concern that Trump and his appointees will suppress scientific innovation and research to advance their own ideological agenda
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GOP Advancing "Extreme Bills," Handing Reins to Corporations at Public's Expense
"These wonky bills aren't improving the federal government. They are an attack on our daily lives."
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Senate Dems Demand to Know EPA Nominee's Ties to Koch Brothers
Lawmakers ask Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to disclose relationship to public policy institute funded by Koch-related initiative
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Methane Emissions Are Soaring, Report Finds, and Agriculture Is to Blame
Research suggests agriculture is the main culprit for recent rapid increase in atmospheric methane—a greenhouse gas 28 times more powerful than carbon dioxide
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Trump Expected to Name Anti-Worker Billionaire Wilbur Ross as Commerce Secretary
Ross 'might be the second-most complicated person in the administration to vet, behind the president-elect himself'
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Under Shadow of Trump, Lame Duck Obama Unveils Bold Climate Plan
The plan lays out how the US government—if so inclined—could reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 80 percent by 2050
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'Climate Tax' on Meat and Dairy Would Sink Emissions and Diseases: Study
'Either we have climate change and more heart disease, diabetes, and obesity, or we do something about the food system'
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UK Dismantles Democracy to Double Down on Fracked Gas
Environmentalists and community members are accusing the U.K. government of climate "hypocrisy" in light of the newly-ratified Paris agreement
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Methane Emissions From Fossil Fuel Industry May Be 60 Percent Higher Than Estimates: Study
'Leaks from oil and gas activities around the world are responsible for a lot more methane than we thought'
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