India says UN climate summit fails poor countries

LOE: Earlier this month, for the first time, all 190 nations meeting in Lima Peru pledged to present actionable plans to cut CO2 emissions by [...]

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Signals India ecological laws being diluted under current govt worrying

NDTV: Former environment minister Jairam Ramesh has said he is worried that ecological laws are being violated under the current government.
“If we are going to [...]

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Washington State’s cap-and-trade plan for carbon emitters

Olympian: At the heart of Gov. Jay Inslee’s climate-action and state budget plans is a cap-and-trade system that would charge potentially 130 major polluters for [...]

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Park both protected and burdened

Olympian: If you’ve ever driven into Mount Rainier National Park through the Nisqually entrance, you might know the feeling.
As you pass beneath the massive log [...]

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Evangelical Christian Who Believes In Climate Change

National Public Radio: Weekend Edition staff have been picking their favorite interviews from 2014. Editor Natalie Winston talks with NPR’s Rachel Martin about an interview [...]

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Answer on human-caused climate change is in

Sacramento Bee: As our planet warms, scientists and the general public are increasingly asking if human-caused climate change influences the extreme weather events we see [...]

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United Kingdom: Prince Charles: reclaim the streets from cars

Telegraph: The Prince of Wales has made an impassioned plea for Britain’s streets to be “reclaimed from the car’.
Prince Charles urges architects to place pedestrians [...]

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Five for Five in 2014

As the year expires and the new year arrives, there are several topics I like to cover in a series of articles. One is to [...]

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Japan: Fukushima and institutional invisibility of nuclear disaster

Ecologist: The nuclear industry and its supporters have contrived a variety of narratives to justify and explain away nuclear catastrophes, writes John Downer. None of [...]

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Fracking ban reflects power of committed citizens

Poughkeepsie Journal: “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” — [...]

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