LCV says Carlos Curbelo’s climate change record took a step back

LCV says Carlos Curbelo’s climate change record took a step back

Miami Republican Carlos Curbelo’s climate-change record took a step back in the eyes of the League of Conservation Voters in 2017.

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Is degrowth a climate solution?
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Can degrowth stop climate change and end poverty?

A growing movement of researchers want to shrink rich economies to stop the planet from heating — but both supporters and critics are gambling on prosperity and climate stability for billions of people across the world.

EU agrees new cars must be emissions-free after 2035

After over 16 hours of negotiations, the EU's environment ministers struck a deal to on proposed laws to combat climate change. From 2035 onward, only new cars and vans with zero CO2 emissions will be permitted.
Japan ends coal plant financing in Indonesia, Bangladesh
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Planned coal plants fizzle as Japan ends financing in Indonesia, Bangladesh

Two planned coal-fired power plants, one in Indonesia and the other in Bangladesh, have had their funding withdrawn by the Japanese government, as part of Tokyo’s decision to no longer bankroll coal projects in either country.

Cameroon reforestation
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Cameroon’s Nigerian refugees who degraded their camp are now vanguards of reforestation

Nigerian refugees and Cameroonian villagers are taking part in efforts to reforest the area around the Minawao refugee camp near the border between the two countries.

In West Virginia v. EPA, the Supreme Court will decide whether we act on climate change

The federal government’s authority to regulate greenhouse-gas emissions is at risk, as right wing Supreme Court justices rewrite American laws.

China’s battery king
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The rise and precarious reign of China’s battery king

Zeng Yuqun is China’s most prolific battery billionaire. His ascent has major implications for a world increasingly reliant on electric vehicles.
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