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On Apr 2, 2020
@ClimateTracking shared
Along with a zero tolerance policy for climate change denial among its partners, @google listed 4 main #climategoals. #climatechange #google #climateemergency https://t.co/I7lieFqerH
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Today Google stops funding climate change deniers

Today Google stops funding climate change deniers

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused Google to rethink our responsibility in another global crisis, and today we are immediately ending our funding of all climate change-denying organizations.

On Apr 4, 2020
@SEIclimate shared
The solution to Covid-19 may be a technological one, namely a vaccine - and that may show that we should focus on overcoming the technological challenges in order to solve "the climate problem," says @Peters_Glen: https://t.co/T5zflLgEB7 via @CarbonBrief
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Coronavirus: What could lifestyle changes mean for tackling climate change?

Coronavirus: What could lifestyle changes mean for tackling climate change?

Carbon Brief asks scientists, analysts and policy experts from a range of disciplines for their thoughts on how the lifestyle changes brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic could affect ...

On Apr 2, 2020
@WorldResources shared
RT @TRF_Climate: "A postponed meeting should not mean postponed global action on climate change," says @LDCChairUNFCCC on #COP26 delay amid #CoronavirusPandemic @IIED @WorldResources @UNFCCC @UCSUSA @UNDPClimate #COVID19 https://t.co/vKqdyLFGEW
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Governments urged not to shirk climate action after summit delay

Governments urged not to shirk climate action after summit delay

Coronavirus forces postponement of COP26 conference but efforts to tackle global warming remain urgent - especially for the poor

On Apr 1, 2020
@ret_ward shared
RT @scottpwaldman: For months, Trump has used climate denial techniques to justify his administration’s coronavirus response, including minimization of risk and cherry-picked data. It could spell the end of climate denial’s political power in the future. https://t.co/bE6eFoQXIC
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Obama blasts Trump over coronavirus, climate change

Obama blasts Trump over coronavirus, climate change

Former President Obama criticized President Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic and warned that future generations would face a similar catastrophe if climate change is left ...

On Apr 1, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
In the mountains and deserts of Utah, Columbia spotted frogs are sentinels of #climatechange. https://t.co/aDAp2AhC2H via @insideclimate https://t.co/r1LWvZoRQU
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In the Mountains and Deserts of Utah, Columbia Spotted Frogs Are Sentinels of Climate Change

In the Mountains and Deserts of Utah, Columbia Spotted Frogs Are Sentinels of Climate Change

Mormon pioneers saw the frogs as messengers of clean water. Now, their survival is jeopardized by habitat loss, drought and soaring heat.

On Mar 31, 2020
@NRDC shared
“Gutting the clean car standards makes no sense. It will harm the air we breathe, stall progress in fighting the climate crisis and increase the cost of driving...We’ll be seeing the Trump administration in court.” — @GinaNRDC in @latimes https://t.co/utNZME3uYf
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Trump weakens fuel economy standards, rolling back key U.S. effort against climate change

Trump weakens fuel economy standards, rolling back key U.S. effort against climate change

The Trump administration released weaker fuel economy standards for new cars and trucks, pitting the federal government against California on a policy key to combating climate change.

On Apr 2, 2020
@UNFCCC shared
RT @TRF_Climate: "#COVID19 is the most urgent threat facing humanity today, but we cannot forget that climate change is the biggest threat facing humanity over the long term" says @PEspinosaC, @UNFCCC Secretary l #Climate #Coronavirus https://t.co/aEvRYsfoNM
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Climate experts look ahead as coronavirus forces delay of COP26 summit

Climate experts look ahead as coronavirus forces delay of COP26 summit

U.N. agencies, governments and green groups respond to the decision to delay this year’s climate talks in Glasgow to 2021

On Apr 6, 2020
@CeresNews shared
"If we have the chance to start anew, why would we want to rescue and lock in unsustainable systems and industries for another generation or more?" @makower on climate action and the #COVID19 pandemic. https://t.co/TDdRCOl75K
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This is exactly the time to be talking about climate change

This is exactly the time to be talking about climate change

If we have the chance to start anew, why would we want to rescue and lock in unsustainable systems and industries for another generation or more?