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House Democrats Release Roadmap for Climate Action   
July 02, 2020
Source: Public News Service - House Democrats in Congress unveiled a plan to address climate change by achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. In a press briefing, Rep. Joe Neguse, D-Colo., called climate change "an existential threat,
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House Democrats Release 'Bold' Plan to Tackle Carbon Emissions by 2050   
July 02, 2020
Source: Public News Service - House Democrats in Congress have released a comprehensive plan for getting the United States to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. The Climate Crisis Action Plan has proposals for cleaning up the country's biggest carbon-emitting...
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Eaton pledges to reduce carbon emissions by at least 50 percent by 2050   
July 02, 2020
Source: The Plain Dealer Cleveland on MSN.com - The power management company Eaton, which employs 2,500 Ohioans, on Wednesday said it wants to do its part to slow climate change and become carbon neutral by 2030. The Dublin, Ireland-based company has a goal of reducing its...
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Sustainable finance: reassessing risk, purpose   
July 01, 2020
Source: pv magazine International - Fiona Quinlan, technical manager at the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB), says that the report shows improvement, but notes that companies are still failing to report fully on the risks ...
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Radioisotopes demonstrate changes in global atmospheric circulation possibly caused by global warming   
July 01, 2020
Source: Nature - In this paper, we present a new method to study global atmospheric processes and their changes during the last decade. A cosmogenic radionuclide measured at ground-level, beryllium-7, is utilized as a proxy to study atmospheric...
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Coal reaching 'tipping point' vs renewables: analysis   
July 01, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Renewable energy such as wind and solar projects are already cheaper to build than it is to continue operating 40 percent of the world's existing coal fleet, according to analysis released Tuesday. In
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Integrated corporate governance: 6 leadership priorities for boards after the COVID-19 crisis   
July 01, 2020
Source: The Herald-Zimbabwe - The COVID-19 crisis is accelerating a shift toward a more integrated approach to corporate governance that has been gathering force for some time. The pandemic has put people’s lives, livelihoods and learning at the centre...
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Pandemic, inequality helped shape Democrats’ climate plan   
July 01, 2020
Source: Roll Call - The report offers the democrats' legislative road map for fixing what Pelosi calls "the essential crisis of our time."
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Sadiq Khan: 'The climate emergency remains one of the biggest threats we face'   
July 01, 2020
Source: Business Green - The week is scheduled to include more than 60 events hosted by a raft of organisations, including the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), the Grantham Research Institute at ...
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House Democrats' Climate Plan Is Finally Here, Doesn't Totally Suck   
July 01, 2020
Source: Gizmodo - Democrats unveiled a 500-page plan to address the climate crisis on Tuesday morning. Its goals include reaching 100% electric vehicles by 2035, net-zero carbon emissions in the electricity sector by 2040,
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