Why We Fight: Political & Economic Power Belong In Your Hands

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Tale Of Two Countries: The Increasing Political Divide In US & Canada

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Climate Change Communication Across Political Canyons — CleanTech Talk Podcast

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and CleanTechnica contributor, sits down to talk with Ed Dolan, economist, writer, and Senior Fellow at the Niskanen Center, about climate change communication and action across political divides.

As Big Oil Declines, Bill McKibben Says, “So Will Its Political Power”

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Climate Change Fossil Fuels Policy & Politics Bill McKibben Conference of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol COVID-19What recent events make Big Oil's dominance seem a thing of the past.

US Climate Politics History Lesson — CleanTech Talk with Nathaniel Rich

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The Politics Of A Green New Deal (VIDEO)

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How Market Power Gives Electric Utilities Political Power

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With a market monopoly, utilities have enormous political power to promote or avoid change. In the pathway to 100% renewable energy lie electric utilities.

Yikes — One Of My Favorite Political Commenters Bombs On 21st Century Energy

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Ah, man. It's annoying as heck to see people who you think are idiots screw up a topic you know well, but it's an extra special kind of annoying when brilliant people screw up — massively — on that same topic.

Burning Political Questions on the California Wildfires

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There was no fire, but the blackout has caused tempers to flare and political tensions to rise. ” Political Climate is recording a live show at UC San Diego on Monday, October 21st. Eventbrite : Political Climate podcast live show.

Political Freelance Writing Jobs

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Are Progressive Climate Policies a Political Poison Pill?

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On this week's episode of Political Climate , we discuss how data is helping decode where the American public stands on progressive issues with Julian Brave NoiseCat, vice president of policy and strategy at the left-wing think tank Data for Progress.

Can we stop stupid politics from ruining carbon farming?

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But there’s still reason for caution: Politics has a way of distorting science. This story was originally published by Grist with the headline Can we stop stupid politics from ruining carbon farming?

Fight or switch? How the low-carbon transition is disrupting fossil fuel politics

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Global fossil fuel and overall energy consumption are still rising. But the new focus on them shows that the end is near. Energy & Climate oil

Did Climate Strikes and the UN Summit Influence American Politics?

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In this week’s episode of Political Climate we discuss takeaways from the Climate Strikes and UN climate summit, and how these events influenced U.S. politics. Millions of young people took to the streets last month to demand governments take bolder action on climate.

Inside the Koch Industrial Empire and Political Machine

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It got us thinking about them too — not just their role in politics, but about the company they built. The way the Kochs have secretly built their industrial empire tells us a lot about their approach to conservative politics. Last month, industrial tycoon David Koch passed away.

In B.C., support for climate action cuts across political lines. Here’s why

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And the answer doesn’t look a whole lot different from any particular political vantage point. support for climate action cuts across political lines. You might be tempted to think that amid an unparalleled pandemic, an economic crisis, and an unseasonably cool summer in B.C.,

Political and business leaders meet to agree new action for tackling air pollution

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The International Clean Air summit has been convened by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan and UK100, a group of 95 mayors and local authorities.

Energy politics: Why oil giant BP wants Washington lawmakers to put a price on carbon pollution

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This latest chapter in BP’s political […]. Source: Seattle Times, Hal Bernton and Evan Bush, Jan 19 2020 Declaring that the “findings of climate scientists are real, and the world is on an unsustainable path,” energy giant BP is launching a public relations campaign this weekend to promote putting a price on carbon pollution in Washington state. Industry News Public Policy

Renewable Energy Enjoys Broad Support Across All Political Groups

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A recent survey finds broad support across all political parties for clean energy, but the Trump maladministration is excluding the industry from economic stimulus packages.

Politics Of Coronavirus, Climate, & Commercial Real Estate – Part 1/2

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We foresee a softening of new commercial construction, a reduction in cosmetic renovations of existing stock, an increase in renovations focused on improving the net operating income including a strong focus on heat pumps displacing gas furnaces and existing air conditioning and an increased shift to distribution-center business models.

Whistleblowers Fired, VP Resigns: Amazon's Looming Political Problems

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Amazon understands consumer needs probably better than any other company. But it is failing to appreciate stakeholder expectations about climate protection and fair treatment of employees. The firing of whistleblowers may compromise its social license to operate.

COVID-19 Will Reshape Politics In The USA, & Our Climate Will Benefit

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Just How Much Does Tesla Get In Subsidies Anyways?

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Political uncertainty poses obstacle to UN's global goals, businesses say

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Only one in five chief executives thinks business is playing a critical role in the wide-ranging development goals

Coronavirus Mimics Climate Politics: The Emerging Frame Of “The Cure Is Worse Than The Disease”

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Coronavirus politics is entering an uncharted and potentially turbulent phase. It remains to be seen whether it will follow the climate playbook of pitting regulations against the economy, disregarding scientific advice, and promoting Coronavirus skepticism

Freak storm or political climate change?

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The PM has already begun spending his Christmas political capital at a rate of knots, clearly hoping he can get the controversy out of the way early (a tactic that Mr Cameron would say can have mixed results).

From green-minded business owners to political activists: an industry shift in the Midwest 2019 Regional Solar Policy Report

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Many Midwest… The post From green-minded business owners to political activists: an industry shift in the Midwest <br><span style='color:#404040;font-weight:600;font-size:15px;'>2019 Regional Solar Policy Report</span> appeared first on Solar Power World.

What Is A Conservative? The Answer May Surprise You

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Policy & Politics conservatism conservative George Will US Constitution us politicsWhat does it mean to be a conservative? George Will has some insights on that question.

Canadian Conservative Party’s Leadership Candidates Get Failing Grades On Climate

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Carbon Pricing Clean Power Climate Change Fossil Fuels Green Economy Grid Policy & Politics Andrew Scheer Canada election Peter Mackay PoliticsThe Conservative Party of Canada took the wrong message from their failure in late 2019.

Election-Year Politics Fires Up Mega-Energy Bill. Its Chances?

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A comprehensive energy bill is now pending the U.S. Senate -- one that tackles everything from oil and gas drilling to green energy to energy efficiency. Its chances in a presidential election year

Australia’s Hellish Start to 2020: The Impact of Bushfires on the Grid and Politics of Oz

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This week on The Energy Gang , a look at the bushfires in Australia — their impact to the country, to the grid, and to politics of climate. Are the proposed changes to PURPA a thoughtful response to market conditions and cheap renewables, or a political play?

Volta & Richmond (California) Team Up For Free EV Charging

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Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Vehicles EV Charging EV Charging Stations Policy & Politics California Richmond Volta Volta ChargingVolta and the City of Richmond in California have partnered to bring free EV charging to Richmond's residents.

Ecumenical Greens: the rise in centrist environmental politics

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When you think of Green Parties, no matter the country you're in, you instinctively associate them with left-wing politics. Similarly, in Finland the Green League consider themselves off the political spectrum, with party members' economic views ranging from left to right.

Political heat is on for 2020 climate deadline after lukewarm Madrid talks

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Britain faces political heavy-lifting to make a success of next year's make-or-break summit in Scotland, analysts warn

How to assess candidates’ decarbonization and climate resilience plans

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Climate Change decarbonization Policy & Politics Policy & Politics resilienceLook for three overarching attributes, says a Nobel-winning scientist.

Seoul: Dirty Diesel Vehicles Banned From Public Fleets In 2025

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E-Bikes & E-Scooters Now Legal In New York

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BYD Electric Buses: 13 Million Zero-Emissions Miles In USA

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Talking About Climate Change: It’s Not What You Say, It’s How You Say It

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Climate Change Policy & PoliticsNew studies find Democrats need to inject more emotion into their climate change rhetoric in order to attract voters to their cause.

Daimler Is Paying The U.S. $2 Billion To Settle Dieselgate

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Biden Proposes $2 Trillion Clean Energy Plan

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Clean Power Policy & Politics Biden climate plan jay inslee Joe Biden Renewable Energy Sunrise MovementJoe Biden has a plan to invest $2 trillion over the next 4 years to promote clean energy. Is his plan realisitic?

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Lies Republicans Tell Themselves ? And You ? About The Green New Deal

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Climate Change Policy & Politics economic impact of climate change green new deal mark jacobsonRepublicans are preaching that addressing climate change will bankrupt America. They are lying.

What it takes to be a corporate climate leader

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