Environmental activist Bittu Sahgal discusses how climate change plays a role in India's drought crisis.
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Stewart cautious on climate change by Chris Stewart Published Apr 13, 2013 01:01AM MDT As the newly appointed chairman on the House Sub-Committee on the Environment, I have been given oversight over scientific issues regarding environmental policy. None of the issues before my committee is more controversial than global warming, more recently referred to as climate change....
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In his first address as Secretary of State, John Kerry said we must safeguard “the most sacred trust” we owe to our children and grandchildren: “an environment not ravaged by rising seas, deadly superstorms, devastating droughts, and the other hallmarks of a dramatically changing climate.”
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BEIJING (Reuters) - The crisis facing the European carbon market will not deter China from plans to establish its own emissions trading platform or its other climate pledges, the senior official responsible for climate change said on Thursday.
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Ambition has awakened the global energy giants, China and America. A new report from Australia's Climate Commission shows the two nations finally taking a positive direction on climate policy.
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This Sunday, a new environmental movement will arrive in Washington D.C. Thousands of people will join 350.org, the Sierra Club, and the Hip Hop Caucus' "Forward on Climate" rally to call out with one voice and demand Obama keep his promise to future generations. I will be proud to be there with them. If you're coming to D.C. this weekend, you won't see your parents'...
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By Maria ArmentalPROVIDENCE, R.I. -- A contingent of local environmental activists will participate in the "Forward Climate" rally outside the White House over the weekend. The rally, which organizers are billing as the largest climate rally in American history, coincides with the President's Day holiday, formally observed Monday. "The climate crisis is real and urgent here...
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Arianna appeared on ABC's "This Week" to discuss the economy. "This is a real jobs crisis and the urgency of the jobs crisis is not reflected in the president's budget. There's a real disconnect between where the real crisis is and what his priorities are," she said. She also warned of other problems. "We have a 64% increase in suburban poverty.. and the administration is...
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LONDON (Reuters) - Public concern about environmental issues hit a 20-year low last year, a poll showed, as worries about the aftermath of the global financial crisis overshadowed growing evidence of man-made climate change.
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For proof that President Obama is getting serious about climate change in his second term, look no further than his pick Monday to head the Environmental Protection Agency. By tapping Gina McCarthy, a veteran of environmental rule-making at both the federal and state levels, the White House has sent a ...
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