Sky News - 2 hours 45 min ago
Environmentalists and those on the front line of climate change have told Sky News of their relief at seeing Joe Biden sworn in as America's new president.
The Independent - 3 hours 31 min ago
President Trump axed any mention of climate change from the White House site on his first day in office...
Uproxx - 3 hours 54 min ago
Getty Image He suggested that the climate change accord had primarily to do with Parisians. Or he was just playing dumb.
Complex - 6 hours 41 min ago
The newly inaugurated president signed more than a dozen orders concerning the U.S.-Mexico border wall, the global pandemic, climate change, and more.
Inc - 7 hours 9 min ago
With a sweep of a the pen, America just rejoined the Paris Agreement. But more must be done.
CBS News - 8 hours 2 min ago
President Joe Biden used his first hours in office to sign 17 executive orders and actions on issues including the government's coronavirus response, immigration and climate change. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns and Washington Post White House reporter Sean Sullivan join CBSN's "Red & Blue" host Elaine Quijano to discuss the immediate changes coming from the new administration.
CBS News - 8 hours 9 min ago
Miami is often seen as ground zero for the impacts of climate change in the U.S., but the fallout goes well beyond flooded streets. As real estate developers head to higher ground, rising rents in low-income communities there are threatening to push vulnerable residents out of their homes. In this episode of CBSN Originals' REVERB series, Adam Yamaguchi explores climate gentrification in Miami.
NPR - 8 hours 37 min ago
In rich countries, every sector of the economy reduced its contribution to climate change last year with one big gas-guzzling exception.
Nation Review - 9 hours 8 min ago
President Biden signed an executive order on Wednesday formally committing the U.S. to rejoin the Paris Climate Accord.
Geek Wire - 9 hours 13 min ago
Ever the optimist, Bill Gates said he sees promise in the months and years ahead as he tweeted Wednesday at President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris that he is looking forward to working with the two of them on “some of our toughest challenges.” Those challenges include the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change, two issues of utmost concern for the former Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist. In four tweets, Gates said “this has been a troubling time in...
UPI - 9 hours 13 min ago
As one of his first acts as president, Joe Biden on Wednesday signed a flurry of executive orders that will set the tone for his new administration.
NBC News - 9 hours 20 min ago
Among the slew of executive orders Biden signed on his first day in office were measures to rejoin the Paris Agreement on climate change and directives to cancel the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline.
Engadget - 9 hours 44 min ago
With the third executive order of his new administration, President Joe Biden said the US will rejoin the Paris Agreement. Initially finalized in 2015, the climate change accord saw 143 countries, including the US, agree to limit global temperature i...
The Independent - 9 hours 45 min ago
President Biden's move is a U-turn on Donald Trump's decision to exit the international pact to reduce greenhouse gas emissions...
New York Times - 10 hours 5 min ago
Of the 14 endangered salmon and steelhead trout species in Washington State, 10 are lagging recovery goals and five are considered "in crisis," according to a state report.
Electrek - 10 hours 8 min ago
Newly inaugurated US President Joe Biden wasted no time in rejoining the Paris Agreement to fight climate change. The US will officially once again become part of the 189-country agreement in 30 days. more… The post The day has come: The US rejoins the Paris Agreement appeared first on Electrek .
BBC - 10 hours 13 min ago
Re-joining the Paris climate pact is a symbolic and practical first step for the Biden White House.
Rolling Stone - 10 hours 27 min ago
How President Biden is jumpstarting his agenda on climate change, immigration and other issues with a flurry of executive orders...
NPR - 10 hours 34 min ago
President Biden has set his sights on more than 100 Trump administration environmental rollbacks as well as plans to rejoin the international climate accord.
NPR - 11 hours 5 min ago
President Biden set his sights on more than 100 Trump administration environmental rollbacks, as well as rejoining the international climate accord.
The Guardian - 11 hours 53 min ago
Speaking for the first time as president, Joe Biden called unity the path forward' for the country. I know speaking of unity can sound to some like a foolish fantasy these days,' Biden said. I know the forces that divide us are deep and they are real. I also know they are not new.' In a speech that touched on issues ranging from the coronavirus pandemic and climate change to racial injustice, Biden insisted that the solution was for the country to come together Joe Biden sworn in as...
Newser - 12 hours 3 min ago
Leaders across the globe welcomed the arrival of President Biden and the end of the often confrontational presidency of Donald Trump, noting the world's most pressing problems, including the COVID-19 pandemic and climate change, require multilateral cooperation, an approach Trump ridiculed. Many expressed hope Wednesday that Biden would right the...
CBS News - 12 hours 30 min ago
"We are not sitting on our hands waiting for action to be taken," one activist said. "We're not afraid to put public pressure on the administration."...
Associated Press - 12 hours 41 min ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) As a solution to Miami's notoriously congested traffic, Tesla Inc. founder Elon Musk is proposing to dig tunnels with The Boring Company, one of his many business ventures. Experts say the idea would be costly and is fraught with engineering obstacles, but it's not outright crazy. Musk, who also founded SpaceX and Neuralink, tweeted that he spoke with Gov. Ron DeSantis about the idea earlier this month. "If Governor & Mayor want this done, we will do it," Musk...