Climate

Climate Change Issues and Farming Practices

Are the Fossil Fuel Industry’s Days Numbered?

“The oil and gas industry has no greater friend than President Donald Trump,” Mike Pence said. “About seven in 10 voters of all ages now worry about climate disruption, and 56 percent of respondents to a recent poll said they…

 

New Hampshire Town Passes Game-Changing Climate Ordinance

“It is our legislative determination that certain corporate activities are detrimental to our rights, health, safety, and welfare. These activities include but are not limited to: the runoff from commercial use of fertilizers, the intentional or unintentional dumping of toxic…

 

GOING BACKWARDS: Trump To Slash Renewables Funding in New Budget

Crony Capitalism: Trump, who rejects the overwhelming scientific consensus regarding the climate crisis, has repeatedly vowed to zero out federal spending on clean energy research and development (R&D). Trump proposed similarly dramatic cuts to EERE’s budget in both his fiscal year 2018 and fiscal year 2019 proposals….

 

Girl Scouts make climate change part of their curriculum

“The Girl Scouts’ activities are occurring against a backdrop of growing climate change activism among young people both in the U.S. and abroad. Increasingly, teenagers and children — mindful it will be their generation left to cope with the most severe consequences…