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PEOPLE ARE TALKING ABOUT


PEOPLE ARE TALKING ABOUT

05/29/24

...a new report on escalating extreme heat

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New report: Climate change added average of 26 days of extreme heat over last year

05/28/24
On Tuesday (28 May), Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre, World Weather Attribution and Climate Central released a report looking at the role climate change played in increasing the number of extreme heat days around…
05/23/24

...a record breaking 2024 Atlantic hurricane forecast

NOAA predicts above-normal 2024 Atlantic hurricane season

05/23/24
NOAA National Weather Service forecasters at the Climate Prediction Center predict above-normal hurricane activity in the Atlantic basin this year. NOAA’s outlook for the 2024 Atlantic hurricane season, which spans from June 1 to November…
04/29/24

...the Avalanche of new Biden climate moves these last two weeks

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Wow, Did Joe Biden Go On A Regulation Tear This Week

By Jonathan Cohn 04/27/24
President Joe Biden may have just had one of the most productive weeks of his presidency, although it’s not clear how many Americans noticed ― or how many grasp what it says about the stakes…
04/09/24

...Swiss women win landmark climate case

In Landmark Climate Ruling, European Court Faults Switzerland

By Isabella Kwai and Emma Bubola 04/09/24
Europe’s top human rights court said on Tuesday that the Swiss government had violated its citizens’ human rights by not doing enough to stop climate change, a landmark ruling that experts said could bolster activists…
03/20/24

...landmark rule to curb auto emissions

Biden Administration Announces Rule Aimed at Expanding Electric Vehicles

By Coral Davenport 03/20/24
The Biden administration on Wednesday issued one of the most significant climate regulations in the nation’s history, a rule designed to ensure that the majority of new passenger cars and light trucks sold in the…
03/06/24

...the SEC’s New Rule

New rules will force U.S. firms to divulge role in warming the planet

By Maxine Joselow and Evan Halper 03/06/24
Corporations will have to share key details about their role in driving climate change and the threat that warming poses to their operations under a contentious proposal the Securities and Exchange Commission approved 3-2 on…

The Enhancement and Standardization of Climate-Related Disclosures for Investors

03/07/24
The Securities and Exchange Commission (“Commission”) is adopting amendments to its rules under the Securities Act of 1933 (“Securities Act”) and Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”) that will require registrants to provide certain…
01/26/24

...Biden pausing the approval of liquefied gas export terminals

Statement from President Joe Biden on Decision to Pause Pending Approvals of Liquefied Natural Gas Exports

01/26/24
In every corner of the country and the world, people are suffering the devastating toll of climate change. Historic hurricanes and floods wiping out homes, businesses, and houses of worship. Wildfires destroying whole neighborhoods and…

North American LNG Export Terminals

02/16/22
Critical data on Existing; Approved, Not Yet Built; Proposed
01/02/24

...the big climate stories of 2023 and those to come in 2024

The Big Climate Stories in 2024

By David Gelles 01/02/24
Last year was the warmest in recorded history. What does 2024 have in store? For starters, it is almost certain to be another scorcher. The naturally occurring El Niño will push up temperatures in much…