The ECOreport reposts an OP-Ed about America’s withdrawal, Paris Agreement Better Off Without Trump
The Conversation via Clean Technica
By Luke Kemp
The conventional wisdom that the United States should remain under the Paris Agreement is wrong. A US withdrawal would be the best outcome for international climate action.
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The ECOreport looks into the United States withdrawal from COP 21, Trump wants a new climate deal
By Roy L Hales
Though often been portrayed as a climate change denier, the President made no reference to climate when he explained the reasons for America’s withdrawal from the agreement reached at Paris in 2015. Rather, it seems Donald Trump wants a new climate deal.
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The ECOreport reposts an OP-ED about Trump’s climate policy, RMI Reacts To America’s Withdrawal From Paris Agreement
Originally Published on RMI Outlet
Friends, we are greatly disappointed in President Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the Paris Climate Agreement.
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The ECOreport reposts an appeal for Americans to Take action, Stand with 68 Climate Mayors Supporting the Paris Agreement
Press Release from Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles
Trump just pulled the United States out of the Paris Agreement to combat global climate change. He denies reality, but we won’t.
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The ECOreport reposts news from Europe, Half the Signatories To Paris Agreement Reaffirm Their Commitment
Press Release from the European Commission
The European Union and 79 African, Caribbean and Pacific developing countries, who together make up more than half of the signatories to the Paris Agreement on climate change, today reaffirmed their strong and steadfast commitment to full implementation of the agreement, urging all partners to keep up the momentum created in 2015.
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The ECOreport reposts an announcement about David Suzuki’s new book, Just Cool It!: The Climate Crisis and What We Can Do
From the David Suzuki Foundation
By David Suzuki
Most people understand that human-caused climate change is a real and serious threat. True, some still reject the mountains of evidence amassed by scientists from around the world over many decades, and accepted by every legitimate scientific academy and institution. But as the physical evidence builds daily — from increasingly frequent and intense extreme weather events like droughts and floods to disappearing polar ice to rising sea levels — it takes an incredible amount of denial to claim we have no reason to worry.
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The ECOreport reposts news in the fight against rising global emissions, Chinese Emissions Rise With Increased Industrial Output
Originally Posted on Greenpeace Energydesk
By Lauri Myllyvirta
China’s overdependence on heavy industry and construction is not only an environmental hazard — it’s a massive financial risk.
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The ECOreport reposts an Op-Ed about America’s shifting environmental policies, Tillerson Breathes New Life Into Paris Climate Change Accord
Originally Posted on Clean Technica
By Tina Casey
Will he or won’t he? In a sequence events worthy of standard television reality fare, President Trump has been building suspense over a final decision on the Paris climate change accord. During his presidential campaign Trump promised to “cancel” US participation in the historic agreement and the clock is still ticking.
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The ECOreport reposts an update, Trump Administration Says Additional Fact-Finding Not Appropriate In Climate Trial
Press Release from Our Children’s Trust
“We’re lost, but we’re making good time,” said famed baseball player Yogi Berra. Little did Berra know the Trump administration would one day channel his anecdote as a pre-trial strategy to defend against a youth-brought climate lawsuit, but that appears to be exactly what is happening right now in Oregon.
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THE ECOreport reposts a story from the ongoing debate at the White House, Perry Says Renegotiate Paris Accord
Originally Published on Clean Technica
By Joshua Hill
US Energy Secretary Rick Perry has added his voice to the growing number of Trump advisers recommending the new President keep the country in the Paris Agreement, but he has called on the President to renegotiate the deal in an attempt to push European nations to assume a larger share of emissions reductions.
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