Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Court hears appeal in Canadian youth climate lawsuit

The case requests a court order declaring the government’s conduct as unconstitutional and mandating the government implement a science-based climate recovery plan to reduce Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions according to its fair share.

Big Oil’s trade group allies outspent clean energy groups by a whopping 27x, with...

Most provide financial support to industry groups that are spending hundreds of millions of dollars on political activities, often to thwart polices designed to slow climate change.

EU bans new sales of new fossil fuel powered cars and light vehicles by...

“Today’s vote is a historic vote for the ecological transition… it is a victory for our planet and our populations.”

Enbridge paid millions to Minnesota police and government agencies to quell Line 3 pipeline...

“Law enforcement is supposed to protect and serve the people. They work for Enbridge.”

Lawsuit targets Shell’s board of directors over energy transition plans

Shell admits in internal documents it has “no immediate plans to move to a net-zero emissions portfolio.”

3.4 million adults in US were displaced by extreme weather last year: Census Bureau...

The Census Bureau’s data shows that people were displaced by disasters in every state in 2022, including 29 states that did not have a major disaster involving FEMA.

Seymour Hersh report alleges US was behind Nord Stream pipeline sabotage

"Biden's decision to sabotage the pipelines came after more than nine months of highly secret back and forth debate inside Washington's national security community about how to best achieve that goal."

Single-use plastic production on the rise in 2021 despite environmental impact, new report finds

"We need a fundamentally different approach, that turns the tap off on new plastic production.”

BP scales back climate targets as profits more than double

BP now plans to increase its oil and gas production over the next seven years.

Rain and heat, fire and snow

The world as we knew it really is ending faster than some of us ever expected.