US Army releases first climate strategy with goal to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

US Army releases first climate strategy with goal to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

This post was originally published on this siteThe US Army released its first climate strategy on Tuesday with goals to reduce the Army’s greenhouse gas pollution by 50% by 2030 and attain “net-zero” emissions by 2050.

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Raskin Faces Senate Questions Over Views on Climate Change, Regulations

Raskin Faces Senate Questions Over Views on Climate Change, Regulations

This post was originally published on this siteSarah Bloom Raskin and two other Fed nominees to testify at their confirmation hearing, a key hurdle on the way to confirmation.

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Why electric cars and solar panels won’t solve climate change

Why electric cars and solar panels won’t solve climate change

This post was originally published on this site  In this Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, photo, George Johnson points to a thermostat at the barber shop where he works in Longwood, Fla. Johnson says he is worried about climate change and keeps his driving to a minimum. He sometimes takes other...

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Climate change made rain estimates outdated. Now they put US at risk for more flooding.

Climate change made rain estimates outdated. Now they put US at risk for more flooding.

This post was originally published on this siteA bill before Congress could provide much needed update to nation’s seriously out of date rainfall estimates     

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John Kerry hosts world’s largest carbon emitters in first forum since UN climate summit

John Kerry hosts world’s largest carbon emitters in first forum since UN climate summit

This post was originally published on this siteJohn Kerry on Thursday is hosting his first major international climate meeting of the year with the world’s largest greenhouse gas emitters.

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GOP senator from North Dakota wants to tackle climate change

GOP senator from North Dakota wants to tackle climate change

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Steve Inskeep talks to Sen. Kevin Cramer of North Dakota about climate change. Unlike some Republicans, Cramer says he’s willing to combat the problem by reducing carbon emissions.

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House committee schedules 2nd hearing on oil and gas industry’s role in climate disinformation

House committee schedules 2nd hearing on oil and gas industry’s role in climate disinformation

This post was originally published on this siteThe House Oversight Committee on Thursday issued its second round of appearance requests to the oil and gas industry in an investigation into the role it has played in the spread of climate disinformation.

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Past seven years hottest on record – EU satellite data

Past seven years hottest on record – EU satellite data

This post was originally published on this siteAnalysis shows 2021 was the fifth-warmest with record-breaking temperatures in some regions.

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Emissions from coal increased in 2021 for the first time in seven years, in bad news for Biden’s climate goal

Emissions from coal increased in 2021 for the first time in seven years, in bad news for Biden’s climate goal

This post was originally published on this siteIn a troublesome sign for President Joe Biden’s climate goals, US greenhouse emissions rebounded from a pandemic slump faster in 2021 than the overall economy, according to a preliminary analysis by the nonpartisan Rhodium Group.

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Climate change: Hurricanes to expand into more populated regions

Climate change: Hurricanes to expand into more populated regions

This post was originally published on this siteA warmer world will see tropical cyclones occur in regions near New York, Boston, Beijing and Tokyo.

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