climate legislation

A House committee has set a goal to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 -- a target some say fails future generations.
As someone deeply concerned about climate equity in California - that is, ensuring that those communities most at risk from climate change are directly included in our state's cutting-edge efforts to address global warming - I've been in a bit of suspense.
Such radical gyrations in the climate are already causing unseen suffering and hardship for countless of the earth's inhabitants. Millions of people have been displaced from their homes or lost their livelihoods as a result of one degree of warming.
I reflected on the very human feeling of fear. It is in our nature to acknowledge our fragility and to be scared of what
Unless you're a Southerner, you probably wouldn't think those temperatures were unusual. But the average high for Atlanta this time of year is 50, with a low of 37. The low today here was 63.
"Landmark legislation" is a term that gets thrown around pretty easily in political circles, but many of the bills passed by the Legislature and signed by Gov. Jerry Brown this year live up to that lofty description.
Since 2008 British Columbia's economy has grown while carbon pollution dropped using a popular and business-friendly law championed by a centrist-conservative politician.
The UK leg of the run kicked off last weekend in Edinburgh and the run now transitions into a relay, where members of the
"Oil has won the skirmish. But they've lost the bigger battle," pledges Gov. Jerry Brown.