Harvard Study Finds Exxon Mislead Public on Climate

Harvard Study Finds Exxon Mislead Public on Climate

Last week, a peer-reviewed study was published by two Harvard researchers supporting the claim that Exxon knew long ago that climate change is real and caused by human activity, but issued public communications raising strong doubts about those findings, in spite of...
Trump Disbands National Climate Advisory Committee

Trump Disbands National Climate Advisory Committee

Effective August 21, 2017, President Trump’s NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) has disbanded the main Federal advisory group charged with informing and updating US public policy to address on-going scientific data being gathered on the...
UK Also Announces 2040 Gas Vehicle Ban

UK Also Announces 2040 Gas Vehicle Ban

Air pollution sullies the London skyline. Poor air quality, much of it a result of pollution from vehicles, is estimated to cause between 23,000 and 40,000 deaths nationwide every year. An increasing number of European countries, cities, and vehicle manufacturers are...
Marin County Sues Big Oil for Climate Damages

Marin County Sues Big Oil for Climate Damages

NOAA’s Coastal Sea Level Rise Viewer projection of a 2 foot sea level rise impact (light blue) on Marin County, and densely populated eastern Marin in particular   As just reported in the Mercury News, two Bay Area counties sued 37 oil, gas and coal...
France to Ban Gas Vehicle Sales by 2040

France to Ban Gas Vehicle Sales by 2040

Evening traffic near the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, seen from the Champs-Elysées This month, France became the latest country to set a hard target on the phase-out of fossil-fuel vehicles when its environmental minister, Nicholas Hulot, announced that France would ban...