loe.org

Living on Earth: Beyond the Headlines

Peter Dykstra and Steve Curwood cover the fall of a major fracking company, the end of the road for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, and the shutdown of the contentious Dakota Access Pipeline pending more environmental review. They discuss President Trump's downplaying the lethality of COVID-19, which has hit close to home. And they take a trip back to the 1995 Midwest heat wave that previewed the growing health risks of climate disruption.

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time.com

COVID-19 remade society. Now it's the climate's turn

The effort to recover from the pandemic could facilitate a shift to the first truly green global economy
www.theguardian.com

Will Florida be lost forever to the climate crisis?

From sea level rise to habitat loss, the effects of the climate crisis are on the verge of making south Florida uninhabitable
www.washingtonpost.com
mountainstatespotlight.org

Gas is cheap; why aren't WV ratepayers benefiting?

A little-known law has allowed natural gas companies to charge West Virginians for expensive pipeline projects with little oversight.
thehill.com

Debate heats up over role of carbon offsets in Biden's 'net-zero' goal

Environmentalists are debating how carbon offsets should fit into President Biden's goal of putting the country on track to reach “net-zero" emissions by 2050.