To create a climate-safe world doesn't simply require impressive targets for the next two decades – it requires urgent action in the next two years.
"Phasing out coal power is good news for the climate, for our health and for our kids."
The U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement is a catastrophe, but it has inspired a whirlwind of bottom-up climate activism.
Representatives from fossil fuels companies were invited to speak on a panel alongside White House officials.
“We’re here to tell the world that Donald Trump does not represent the majority view in our country, that overwhelmingly people do believe that the planet is dangerously warming and that human activity is causing it and that we have to do something about it.”
Activists interrupted Brown at the U.N. climate conference calling to keep fossil fuels in the ground and pursue more radical solutions.