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EPA dismisses climate change scientists ‘to replace them with industry reps’

Archived, 17 days ago From zmescience.com 

Scottsdale, ARIZONA - Under president Trump and administrator Scott Pruitt, the Environmental Protection Agency is not staying true to its name — instead, it’s becoming more of an agency protecting the industry. The latest signal of this movement is the dismissal of at le ...

U.S. affirms commitment to Arctic climate change research

Archived, 18 days ago From cbc.ca 

Toronto, CANADA - The United States will participate in advancing climate change research in the Arctic, a State Department official said on Monday, ahead of a summit of Arctic nations later this week where Washington's commitment to tackling climate change will likel ...

Arctic is loosing glaciers rapidly,and would soon be free of sea ice

Archived, 18 days ago From tecake.in 

New Delhi, INDIA - According to a recent report, it is estimated that the arctic sea would probably be free of sea ice by the year 2040. The earlier estimate was for the year 2070. Arctic sea ice is melting rapidly. Since the past three decades, the ice sea in the Arct ...

Paris 1.5 C target may be smashed by 2026

Archived, 18 days ago From phys.org 

Douglas, Isle of Man, U K - Global temperatures could break through the 1.5°C barrier negotiated at the Paris conference as early as 2026 if a slow-moving, natural climate driver known as the Interdecadal Pacific Oscillation (IPO) has, as suspected, moved into a positive phase. ...

Wild dolphins’ immune systems are failing because of ocean pollution

Archived, 18 days ago From zmescience.com 

Scottsdale, ARIZONA - The first study comparing the health of wild and captive dolphins found that the captives ones are much healthier. Wild dolphins are suffering greatly due to pollution, and are starting to carry diseases which could affect even humans.


China finally has a plan to save its citizens from the country’s “toxic air”

Archived, 18 days ago From futurism.com 

Brooklyn, NEW YORK - The Battle For China's Skies

Industrialization on a massive scale brought wealth and prosperity to China, even in towns that were previously considered remote. But the industrial boon has been a double-edged sword, particularly for a c ...

Guaviare: Colombia’s frontline in the country’s battle to stop deforestation in the Amazon

Archived, 19 days ago From mongabay.com 

Menlo Park, CALIFORNIA - Flying over the gateway to the Amazon in Colombia’s Chiribiquite National Park, the scene below is a paradise of nature untouched. Rivers snake through dense forest, carving pristine beaches from the banks, while the only breaks in the treeline are f ...

India's green car plan prioritises electric vehicles over hybrids

Archived, 19 days ago From timesofindia.indiatimes.com 

Mumbai, INDIA - India's most influential government think-tank has recommended lowering taxes and interest rates for loans on electric vehicles, while capping sales of conventional cars, signalling a dramatic shift in policy in one of the world's fastest growing aut ...

Wind industry just chalked up strongest first quarter in 8 years

Archived, 19 days ago From ecowatch.com 

Cleveland, OHIO - America's wind power workforce installed 908 utility-scale turbines in the first quarter of 2017, totaling 2,000 megawatts (MW) of capacity. This is the wind industry's strongest start in eight years, according to a new report released Tuesday by the ...

UK Government releases ‘weak’ air quality plans

Archived, 19 days ago From clientearth.org 

London, U K - The UK government has produced a weak and incoherent air quality plan which lacks the ambition and detail to tackle Britain’s illegal levels of air pollution.

Reacting to today’s plan ClientEarth CEO, James Thornton said: “We are conti ...

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