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Climate at a crossroads as Trump and Biden point in different directions

On Oct 26, 2020
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The two US presidential contenders offer starkly different approaches as the world tries to avoid catastrophic global heating

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Climate at a crossroads as Trump and Biden point in different directions

Climate at a crossroads as Trump and Biden point in different directions

The two US presidential contenders offer starkly different approaches as the world tries to avoid catastrophic global heating

Ahead of U.S. election, Europe eyes an ally in climate change fight

Ahead of U.S. election, Europe eyes an ally in climate change fight

A win for Biden would inject new life into global cooperation in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, according to past climate negotiators

Can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown without the US?

Can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown without the US?

With Trump expected to skip the UN climate summit, the question will be: what’s possible if the most powerful nation is pulling away from action?

Going Nowhere Fast on Climate, Year After Year

Going Nowhere Fast on Climate, Year After Year

Three decades after a top climate scientist warned Congress of the dangers of global warming, greenhouse gas emissions keep rising and so do global temperatures.

UK electricity grid’s carbon emissions could turn negative by 2033, says National Grid

UK electricity grid’s carbon emissions could turn negative by 2033, says National Grid

In National Grid’s most progressive vision for Britain’s pathway towards its 2050 climate targets it claims that net carbon emissions from the electricity sector could turn negative within ...

What Would Real Commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement Look Like?

What Would Real Commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement Look Like?

The United States will be a nonentity at this fall’s UN climate summit. But the 2020 election is a chance to change the game.

Where are US emissions after four years of President Trump?

Where are US emissions after four years of President Trump?

Donald Trump has overseen a small decline in US emissions, but his claim to have the "lowest carbon" is false by most measures

World faces ‘impossible’ task at post-Paris climate talks

World faces ‘impossible’ task at post-Paris climate talks

KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Three years after sealing a landmark global climate deal in Paris, world leaders are gathering again to agree on the fine print. The euphoria of 2015 has given way ...

What Joe Biden’s Climate Plan Really Signals

What Joe Biden’s Climate Plan Really Signals

Élites are finally starting to coalesce around the need for change.