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Monthly report: July 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 192 influencers like Earth Institute and Yale Program on Climate Change Communication, discussing hashtags such as #BlackLivesMatter , #netzero and #GHG.
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Democrats unveil sweeping plan to tackle climate change

On Jul 3, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
House Democrats released a sprawling and aggressive #climatechange plan aimed at curbing greenhouse gases and protecting vulnerable communities — setting up a clash with Republicans & the Trump administration ahead of the fall election. https://t.co/CoJ8ux9vMk via @politico
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The new document offers policy recommendations in nearly every sector of the economy.

www.politico.com
On Jul 3, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
House Democrats released a sprawling and aggressive #climatechange plan aimed at curbing greenhouse gases and protecting vulnerable communities — setting up a clash with Republicans & the Trump administration ahead of the fall election. https://t.co/CoJ8ux9vMk via @politico
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Democrats unveil sweeping plan to tackle climate change

Democrats unveil sweeping plan to tackle climate change

The new document offers policy recommendations in nearly every sector of the economy.

For investors concerned about deforestation, there’s a guide for that

On Jul 1, 2020
@ChristopherNFox shared
RT @mongabay: For investors concerned about deforestation, there’s a guide for that: https://t.co/qfydORO6Rl @CeresNews "Investor Guide to Deforestation & Climate Change" is for institutional investors who want to engage cos in their portfolios to address deforestation, @lizkimbrough_ writes https://t.co/ofBZX3Fl7t
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Climate change threatens ecological and economic systems. That is why investors are increasingly looking to invest in companies with a plan to address one of the largest drivers of climate change: deforestation. ...

news.mongabay.com
On Jul 1, 2020
@ChristopherNFox shared
RT @mongabay: For investors concerned about deforestation, there’s a guide for that: https://t.co/qfydORO6Rl @CeresNews "Investor Guide to Deforestation & Climate Change" is for institutional investors who want to engage cos in their portfolios to address deforestation, @lizkimbrough_ writes https://t.co/ofBZX3Fl7t
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For investors concerned about deforestation, there’s a guide for that

For investors concerned about deforestation, there’s a guide for that

Climate change threatens ecological and economic systems. That is why investors are increasingly looking to invest in companies with a plan to address one of the largest drivers of climate ...

Europe losing forest to harvesting at alarming rate, data suggests

On Jul 1, 2020
@guardian shared
Europe losing forest to harvesting at alarming rate, data suggests https://t.co/Yp0WQLf4dy
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Rise in harvesting could affect ability to combat climate crisis due to carbon absorption capacity reducing

www.theguardian.com
On Jul 1, 2020
@guardian shared
Europe losing forest to harvesting at alarming rate, data suggests https://t.co/Yp0WQLf4dy
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Europe losing forest to harvesting at alarming rate, data suggests

Europe losing forest to harvesting at alarming rate, data suggests

Rise in harvesting could affect ability to combat climate crisis due to carbon absorption capacity reducing

COVID-19’s Long-Term Effects on Climate Change—For Better or Worse

On Jul 2, 2020
@earthinstitute shared
Beyond carbon emissions, COVID-19 is resulting in changes in individual behavior and social attitudes, and in responses by governments that will have impacts on the environment and on our ability to combat climate change. https://t.co/YgP6Qivn7J https://t.co/2SSb5BrVGp
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Changes in carbon emissions, individual behaviors, and government responses will have a big impact on the environment and our ability to combat climate change.

blogs.ei.columbia.edu
On Jul 2, 2020
@earthinstitute shared
Beyond carbon emissions, COVID-19 is resulting in changes in individual behavior and social attitudes, and in responses by governments that will have impacts on the environment and on our ability to combat climate change. https://t.co/YgP6Qivn7J https://t.co/2SSb5BrVGp
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COVID-19’s Long-Term Effects on Climate Change—For Better or Worse

COVID-19’s Long-Term Effects on Climate Change—For Better or Worse

Changes in carbon emissions, individual behaviors, and government responses will have a big impact on the environment and our ability to combat climate change.

Fossil fuels are underpriced by a whopping $5.2 trillion

On Jul 3, 2020
@ClimatePower shared
"Why don’t governments just pull the subsidies, save a ton of money, and fight climate change at the same time?" Strong reporting from @umairfan on why the political will to take on fossil fuels still hasn’t materialized. https://t.co/XcGQjs7HQf
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We can’t take on climate change without properly pricing coal, oil, and natural gas. But it’s a huge political challenge.

www.vox.com
On Jul 3, 2020
@ClimatePower shared
"Why don’t governments just pull the subsidies, save a ton of money, and fight climate change at the same time?" Strong reporting from @umairfan on why the political will to take on fossil fuels still hasn’t materialized. https://t.co/XcGQjs7HQf
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Fossil fuels are underpriced by a whopping $5.2 trillion

Fossil fuels are underpriced by a whopping $5.2 trillion

We can’t take on climate change without properly pricing coal, oil, and natural gas. But it’s a huge political challenge.

Which racial/ethnic groups care most about climate change?

On Jul 2, 2020
@CeresNews shared
People of color are disproportionately impacted by the climate crisis. It's imperative that we prioritize a just and sustainable economic transition that accounts for the marginalized, the poor, the vulnerable, and the oppressed. https://t.co/UxNoFJYEbD
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Climate change disproportionately affects members of disadvantaged communities and groups who face socioeconomic inequalities, including many people of color.

On Jul 2, 2020
@CeresNews shared
People of color are disproportionately impacted by the climate crisis. It's imperative that we prioritize a just and sustainable economic transition that accounts for the marginalized, the poor, the vulnerable, and the oppressed. https://t.co/UxNoFJYEbD
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Which racial/ethnic groups care most about climate change?

Which racial/ethnic groups care most about climate change?

Climate change disproportionately affects members of disadvantaged communities and groups who face socioeconomic inequalities, including many people of color.

Climate Change and the American Diet

On Jul 2, 2020
@YaleClimateComm shared
With the summer grilling season underway, are you considering alternatives to beef? https://t.co/jykLbBzTcW https://t.co/L8g43gvXgF
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Many Americans are willing to adopt a more climate-friendly diet

On Jul 2, 2020
@YaleClimateComm shared
With the summer grilling season underway, are you considering alternatives to beef? https://t.co/jykLbBzTcW https://t.co/L8g43gvXgF
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Climate Change and the American Diet

Climate Change and the American Diet

Many Americans are willing to adopt a more climate-friendly diet

Preserving some drilling, Pelosi and climate panel push Congress to get nation to net-zero emissions by 2050

On Jul 3, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democrats on the House Special Committee on Climate are pushing Congress to set a national goal of net-zero emissions by at least 2050 and to more aggressively shift to renewable energy over fossil fuels. https://t.co/XRoimnGtuw via @marketwatch
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Democrats on the House Special Committee on Climate are pushing Congress to set a national goal of net-zero emissions by 2050. It’s an agenda, they argue,...

www.marketwatch.com
On Jul 3, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democrats on the House Special Committee on Climate are pushing Congress to set a national goal of net-zero emissions by at least 2050 and to more aggressively shift to renewable energy over fossil fuels. https://t.co/XRoimnGtuw via @marketwatch
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Preserving some drilling, Pelosi and climate panel push Congress to get nation to net-zero emissions by 2050

Preserving some drilling, Pelosi and climate panel push Congress to get nation to net-zero emissions by 2050

Democrats on the House Special Committee on Climate are pushing Congress to set a national goal of net-zero emissions by 2050. It’s an agenda, they argue,...

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We conduct research on public climate change knowledge, attitudes, policy support & behavior. Posted events are not endorsements.

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Sustainability nonprofit working with the most influential investors and companies to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy.

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News and comment on the world's most important environmental stories

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Award-winning website focused on climate change. We publish explainers on new climate science and policy, as well as analysis on energy and emissions trends.

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A journalistic collaboration dedicated to exploring the impact—human, environmental, economic, political—of a changing climate.

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Husband & Dad. Advocate for social justice, sustainable development & tackling climate change. Work at Ceres, a nonprofit organization. @CeresNews Tweets=mine.

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An online magazine offering reporting, analysis, and opinion on global environmental issues. Published at the Yale School of the Environment.

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Advancing transformative climate solutions. Analysis, insight, and research on climate change from WRI Climate at the @WorldResources.

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NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) The Earth's Best Defense

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Policy and Communications Director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at LSE. But these views are my own.

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LSE's world-leading centre for policy-relevant research & training in climate change & the environment, chaired by Lord Nicholas Stern. Tweets by Merlin Sibley.

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