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The 2020 presidential election will decide the fate of the climate

On Oct 8, 2020
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As we approach planetary tipping points, it’s vital to understand the two candidates’ plans—or lack thereof (Trump doesn’t have one)—for combatting climate change.

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On Oct 8, 2020
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The 2020 presidential election will decide the fate of the climate

The 2020 presidential election will decide the fate of the climate

As we approach planetary tipping points, it’s vital to understand the two candidates’ plans—or lack thereof (Trump doesn’t have one)—for combatting climate change.

Time Is Running Out, So Why Aren't Democrats Yelling About Climate Change?

Time Is Running Out, So Why Aren't Democrats Yelling About Climate Change?

The party has shifted to the left and is proposing bold new solutions on a range of issues—but its leading figures aren't talking much about the most existential threat to our future.

Daily on Energy: House GOP meets to discuss climate agenda ‘counter-narrative’

Daily on Energy: House GOP meets to discuss climate agenda ‘counter-narrative’

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If 2020 Democrats are going to be serious about climate, they need to cut out Congress

If 2020 Democrats are going to be serious about climate, they need to cut out Congress

How can a president continue to push for environmental goals without the backing of Congress?

New E.P.A. Rollback of Coal Pollution Regulations Takes a Major Step Forward

New E.P.A. Rollback of Coal Pollution Regulations Takes a Major Step Forward

The E.P.A.’s acting chief has signed a proposal that would all but erase former President Barack Obama’s efforts to impose controls on greenhouse gasses from coal plants.

Bernie Sanders Campaign Becomes 2020’s First To Promise To Offset Carbon Emissions

Bernie Sanders Campaign Becomes 2020’s First To Promise To Offset Carbon Emissions

In a Democratic field where it's increasingly hard to stand out on climate change, the Vermont senator is quick on the draw with a time-tested campaign m...

Exclusive: Presidential hopeful Biden looking for ‘middle ground’ climate policy

Exclusive: Presidential hopeful Biden looking for ‘middle ground’ climate policy

Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden is crafting a climate change policy he hopes will appeal to both environmentalists and the blue-collar voters who elected Donald Trump, according ...

EPA Proposes Gutting Obama’s Signature Climate Rule To Lower Power Plant Pollution

EPA Proposes Gutting Obama’s Signature Climate Rule To Lower Power Plant Pollution

The long-stalled Clean Power Plan never took effect, but the rule to replace it could cripple future efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions.

No Debate: Trump Picks a Perfect Transition Man for the E.P.A.

No Debate: Trump Picks a Perfect Transition Man for the E.P.A.

A longtime defender of fossil fuels and critic of regulations limiting greenhouse gases appears to be Trump’s pick to handle the transition at the Environmental Protection Agency should he ...

Coal comeback? Trump plan breathes new life into aging power plants, but critics say climate will suffer

Coal comeback? Trump plan breathes new life into aging power plants, but critics say climate will suffer

The Trump administration announced it is replacing Obama's Clean Power Plan to combat climate change with one that boosts coal use.

Environmentalists decry Trump 'dirty power' plan: 'A recipe for climate disaster'

Environmentalists decry Trump 'dirty power' plan: 'A recipe for climate disaster'

"The world's on fire and the Trump administration wants to make it worse," said Rhea Suh, president of the Natural Resources Defense Council.

‘Cause of death: the Trump presidency.’ Climate experts autopsy Trump’s first 2 years.

‘Cause of death: the Trump presidency.’ Climate experts autopsy Trump’s first 2 years.

Trump can't stop the clean energy revolution but he has stalled climate action, perhaps fatally.

In Detroit, Democratic candidates actually did some climate debating

In Detroit, Democratic candidates actually did some climate debating

It wasn’t a climate debate, but candidates’ discussion of how to combat warming is evolving.

5 Election Winners to Watch on Climate as Environment Crusaders Head to Congress

5 Election Winners to Watch on Climate as Environment Crusaders Head to Congress

They’ve taken on polluters and built climate solutions. Now they’re bringing activism to Congress in one of the most diverse freshmen classes in U.S. House history.