greenhouse gas emissions

Why is the Airline Industry Exempt from the Paris Climate Agreement?

October 12, 2016

The airline industry’s emissions are as large as Germany’s and threaten the globe from meeting targets set at COP21, says Vera Paradee of the Climate Law Institute

Sanders’ Climate Change Plan Endorsed by Economists Studying Carbon Tax Initiatives

April 14, 2016

TRNN Replay: Mark Paul of the University of Massachusetts Amherst says Sanders’ plan is consistent with the IPCC’s recommendation to reduce emissions by 40 percent, while Clinton’s is more rhetoric

TRNN Debate: Is the Democrats’ Talkathon on Climate Change Just Talk?

March 12, 2014

Center for American Progress Director of Climate Strategy Daniel Weiss and IPS Fellow Daphne Wysham debate whether the Senate Democrats’ all- nighter means that they are serious about tackling global warming

‘Climate Hubs’ A Good Step But Obama’s Policies Still Leading to Climate Disaster

February 5, 2014

Renowned climate scientist Michael Mann says its necessary for the Obama administration help farmers deal with climate change, but moving forward forward the Keystone XL, it will be the worst decision of his presidency and could bring the planet closer to climate disaster

Hydraulic Fracking

January 13, 2014
New EPA rules for power plants limiting carbon do nothing to limit other greenhouse gase emissions