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'A Dire Warning': IEA Says World on Track to Nearly Wipe Out Covid-Related Emissions Drop

"Unless governments around the world move rapidly to start cutting emissions, we are likely to face an even worse situation in 2022."

Jake Johnson ·


Climate Movement Applauds Coal Miners' Demand for Just Transition, Green Jobs

"As we confront a next wave of energy transition, we must take steps now to ensure that things do not get worse for coal miners, their families, and communities, but in fact get better."

Kenny Stancil ·


'Watershed Moment' as Haaland Revokes Trump-Era Orders, Creates Climate Task Force

"Today's orders make certain that the Interior Department is no longer going to serve as a rubber-stamp for the coal and oil and gas industries."

Jessica Corbett ·


US Probe Underway Over Euphemistic 'Clean Coal' That Actually Increased Pollution

The outcome of the congressional investigation could influence whether lawmakers vote to renew a multibillion-dollar subsidy, which expires at the end of 2021.

Kenny Stancil ·


Cancel All Coal Projects to Have 'Fighting Chance' Against Climate Crisis, Says UN Chief

"Phasing out coal from the electricity sector is the single most important step to get in line with the 1.5 degree goal."

Kenny Stancil ·


This Obscure Energy Treaty Is the Greatest Threat to the Planet You’ve Never Heard Of

The Energy Charter Treaty allows fossil fuel companies to sue governments for taking action on climate change. It must be stopped before it’s too late.

Fabian Flues ·


'Major Win for the Planet': Federal Court Strikes Down Trump Coal Power Plant Rule

"This decision frees up the new Biden administration to begin working immediately on the science-based greenhouse pollution rules we desperately need to make up for lost time."

Andrea Germanos ·


Under Pressure From Climate Activists, World's Largest Insurance Market to Ditch Coal, Tar Sands, and Arctic Projects

"An Insure Our Future welcomed the step but also said that "Lloyd's 2030 deadline is not justified by climate science and the urgent need for action."

Jessica Corbett ·


Michael Regan, the NC Official Reportedly Tapped to Be Biden's EPA Head, Urged to 'Genuinely Address Environmental Injustice'

"Regan and the rest of the Biden-Harris administration need to pair their lofty rhetoric on environmental justice with consistent action."

Andrea Germanos ·


Lighter Coal Regulations May Mean More Covid-19 Deaths

Addressing emission standards, pollution, and environmental protections are necessities now.

Elizabeth Cerceo ·

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