Fumes from the Petroleum Tanks...

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As South Portland, Maine, embarks on an air monitoring program, day care providers, the mayor and our reporter begin the search for answers.

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Climate movement grandpa James...

Apr 25, 2019 by

In the 1980s, NASA scientist James Hansen brought climate change to the attention of Congress, and shortly thereafter the public. Humans, he testified in 1988, were responsible for rising global temperatures.

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So what did California do with...

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Think of California as a kind of green Robin Hood. For six years now, it has been taking money from polluters and spending it to slash greenhouse gas emissions.

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Metro areas can grow and cut e...

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[Translate] Samuel Corum / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images metro boomin’ By Greta Jochem    grist.org Cities have a problem:...

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Donald Trump cannot halt US cl...

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[Translate] Bonn climate change conference Paul Bodnar believes US president has ability to hamper progress towards a lower carbon...

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Harvey triggered the release o...

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[Translate] Climate Desk By Emily Atkin GRIST.ORG This story was originally published by New Republic and is reproduced here as part...

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MEETING CLIMATE TARGETS WITHIN...

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[Translate] By Tim Radford / Climate News Network   VIA TRUTHDIG     To keep global warming below an average global rise of 2 degrees...

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THE WEST’S LARGEST COAL ...

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[Translate]   By s.e. smith, Care2 | Report It’s big. It’s coal-fired. And it’s about to go bye-bye. The...

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New Gas Infrastructure Is Goin...

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[Translate] by Samantha Page CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Jim Cole A new report shows that with the proposed natural gas...

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DON’T LOOK NOW, BUT YOU ...

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[Translate] Grist / Shutterstock Living By Ask Umbra on May 9, 2016 Q. Dear Umbra, It’s common knowledge that Americans consume...

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SURGING RENEWABLES KEEP GLOBAL...

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[Translate] by Joe Romm  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   The International Energy Agency has confirmed that global carbon...

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The Irony of Oil Abundance: Wa...

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[Translate] Fracking And oil prices have plunged to rock-bottom—so much for our new industrial renaissance. By Michael T. Klare /...

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CLEAN AVIATION WILL TAKE WING,...

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[Translate]   By Thor Benson  TRUTHDIG Jerry Lin / Shutterstock Elon Musk is not the kind of eccentric billionaire who proposes...

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BREAKING: THE EPA WILL LIMIT M...

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[Translate] CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Susan Walsh President Barack Obama, right, and Canada’’s Prime Minister Justin...

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U.S. MILITARY NO LONGER AUTOMA...

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[Translate] Reuters / Agencja Gazeta The Paris climate talks: Yes oui can! By Arthur Neslen   GRIST This story was originally...

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HERE’S HOW THE AIRLINE I...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Nick Stockton   GRIST This story was originally published by Wired and is reproduced here as part of the...

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THE FIRES IN INDONESIA ARE A H...

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[Translate] Climateby Samantha PageCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana Military personnel watch a helicopter drop water...

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FOREST LOSS AND LAND DEGRADATI...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network     Agriculture and land use changes, such as in Indonesia, represent the...

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POPE FRANCIS IS ABOUT TO TELL ...

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[Translate] Giulio Napolitano / Shutterstock By Tim McDonnell   GRIST This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is...

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SMARTER FOREST AND LAND-USE PO...

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[Translate] By Ben Adler GRIST As the world gears up for the U.N. climate negotiations in Paris this December, almost all of the talk...

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WORLD MUST AVERT DEVASTATING F...

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[Translate]   By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network     An aerial view of Bangladesh shows the impact of flooding on arable land....

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SURGE IN USE OF WIND AND SOLAR...

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[Translate]   By Paul Brown, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     The 110-megawatt Lillgrund wind farm off the coast of southern...

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OUR ENVIRONMENTAL DEFICIT IT N...

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[Translate] The Guardian   100 months to save the world Andrew Simms We are heading fast in the wrong direction despite the world...

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JAMES HANSEN’S NEW CLIMA...

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[Translate] Global Justice Now By Ben Adler GRIST When James Hansen speaks, climate hawks listen. Hansen was legendary during his...

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PEOPLE AND PLANET BENEFIT FROM...

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[Translate]   By Paul Brown, Climate News Network     The headquarters of the U.S. Green Building Council in Washington, D.C. (Ted...

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HERE’S A NEW IDEA FOR GI...

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[Translate] Shutterstock Look to the seas By Ben Adler GRIST Reading about ocean acidification is usually a bummer: A hefty portion...

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NATURAL WORLD FEELS THE HEAT A...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network     An elegant tern swoops to catch a fish off California’s Pacific...

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ALL THE WORLD’S GREENHOU...

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[Translate]   In 2012, the world emitted 42,386 megatonnes of greenhouse gases. Here’s how that number breaks down. By Alison Kanski...

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GLOBAL WARMING THREATENS COLDE...

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[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     A thin layer of sea ice off Saunders Island in northwest...

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ENVIRONMENTALISTS REMAIN HOPEF...

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[Translate] Kate Sheppard HUFFINGTON POST WASHINGTON — While the Supreme Court’s Monday ruling on mercury standards was a...

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