“Emissions snapped back like a rubber band.”
“This treaty talks about ending fossil fuel expansion, phasing out, and also just transition.”
“Climate justice during a climate emergency means using every tool in the toolbox including not just a stronger rule, but also declaring a National Emergency on climate change.”
“We are talking about a lack of political will to steer or transition the agricultural sector into a climate-friendly and biodiversity-friendly direction.”
“Indigenous communities resisting oil, gas, and coal projects across their territory are demonstrating true climate leadership.”
“It is clear that without swift action, we can, unfortunately, expect to set new records like these every year.”
"There is no point for us to just observe what a disaster is unfolding if nobody is doing anything about it."
"These findings reveal new environmental and public health impacts of retail companies' manufacturing and transport choices—and they are damning."
Most of the lawsuits analyzed did not quantify the extent to which climate change was responsible for the impacts suffered by plaintiffs, known as “attribution science”.
Experts shine a spotlight on the worst offenders in the Permian basin. The technological fixes are obvious, they say, but state regulators are so far unwilling to act.