With a major winter storm bearing down on the Eastern United States, you can expect some people (and, perhaps inevitably, President Trump), to ask, “What happened to global …
The legislation calls for cutting the use of powerful planet-warming chemicals common in air-conditioners and refrigerators.
New climate commitments from China, the UK, and US bring the world closer to the Paris goals.
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Net-zero carbon by 2050 is possible in the United States, but requires significant and immediate investment from the government.
Biden is elevating the issue as a policy priority, appointing people to newly created positions and threading it through other agencies than those that have traditionally addressed it.
His comments came a day after the Fed announced it had formally joined an international network of central bankers and regulators focused on mitigating climate risk to the financial sector.