New York passed the Climate Mobilization Act on Thursday, which is the world's "largest single carbon reduction effort that any city, anywhere, has ever put forward."
The project has been fraught with charges of conflicts of interest and behind-the-scenes dealings between state agencies and Enbridge.
‘We need a climate debate:’ Youth petition pressures 2020 presidential democratic candidates to address...
We want all the candidates to commit to participating in a debate or forum on environmental issues and policies so we can hear detailed ideas and plans.
"So the basic idea is, I think, completely defensible – in fact, essential."
We need system change, not business as usual.
"If we fail to substantially cut the amount of carbon in our atmosphere in under 11 years, the human, environmental, and economic costs will be severe and irreversible."
Illinois and New York have approved hundreds of millions of dollars in clean-energy incentives for nuclear power companies. New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland could be next.
"The court's ruling is a critical piece in protecting Yellowstone's Gateway from the menace of gold mining."
As the U.S. grapples with a potential boom in moving fracked natural gas-turned-LNG across this country using long, heavy unit trains, it seems like a question the FRA should be examining.
State lawmakers across the country are advancing bills to increase penalties for demonstrators who interfere with 'critical infrastructure,' such as pipelines and gas terminals.