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As Trump retreats, businesses assume new prominence in fighting climate change

Published: 
Sat, 09/15/2018 - 12:09pm

In the fight against climate change, government and industry have traditionally been adversaries, as regulators try to force polluters to take costly steps to cut planet-warming emissions.

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Even without the Trump administration, the U.S. is upholding its commitment to the Paris climate agreement

Published: 
Fri, 09/14/2018 - 2:08pm

Rampant wildfires in the West, record high temperatures in the Arctic Circle, severe hurricanes in the Atlantic and the Pacific: Unless we reduce greenhouse gases now, these kinds of destructive “natural” disasters will only get worse.

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Jerry Brown defies Trump on world stage

Published: 
Wed, 06/07/2017 (All day)

LOS ANGELES — For the past two years, California Gov. Jerry Brown has been aggressively recruiting other state and local governments to sign on to their own, sub-national climate pact.

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Donald Trump Reportedly Plans To Withdraw From Paris Climate Deal

Published: 
Wed, 05/31/2017 (All day)

President Donald Trump plans to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change, multiple outlets reported Wednesday.