August 7-17, 2015: Climate Justice Action Camp in Germany
from Klimacamp im Rheinland Lots of things will be going on this summer. In the face of the 21st UN-climate summit which is doomed to fail,…
Obama Reveals His Most Ambitious Plan To Tackle Climate Change
The Environmental Protection Agency released its long-awaited final rule to regulate carbon pollution from existing power plants on Monday afternoon.…
Obama unveils sweeping cuts to power plant emissions: ‘We have to get going’
Six years after first promising to “roll back the spectre of a warming planet”, Barack Obama finally committed the US to unprecedented action…
Poll: Californians Are More Worried about Climate Change Because Drought
A new poll shows Californians are increasingly freaked out about climate change. The poll also shows that Californians think the state’s historic…
More people are eating one type of food and it’s bad news for the planet
People around the world are eating way more red meat. According to the latest Grantham Mayo van Otterloo (GMO) quarterly report , "The increasing…
Landmark US Clean Power Plan Announced
President Obama and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy released the final Clean Power Plan rule today at the White House. The plan marks the first…
U.S. EPA gives Ohio to 2030 to cut power plant emissions by one-third
Erich Pica, president of Friends of the Earth, said, "This desperately needed action sends a signal to polluters that they must reign in their carbon…
Portland Throws Down to Stop Arctic Drilling – Deprogram Ep. 13
Activists kayaked out to block Shell’s Ice Breaker from entering Portland’s port for…
‘A minilateral solution for global climate change? On bargaining efficiency, club benefits and international legitimacy’
This paper investigates the three dominant rationales that underpin minilateralist proposals in climate change negotiations. It offers a critical…
Obama Touts ‘Historic’ Climate Plan, but Will It Go Far Enough?
The president's Clean Power Plan includes deeper emissions cuts. But will the numerous concessions to the industry crush the historic climate change…
President Obama Just Finalized His Plan to Fight Climate Change
President Barack Obama has been more vocal than any previous president about the need to combat climate change, and on Monday his administration is…
Headlines for August 3, 2015
Obama Unveils "Strongest Action Ever" in U.S. on Climate Change California: Thousands Evacuated & Firefighter Killed amid Wildfires Obama Authorizes…