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EU Lawmakers: Fossil Fuels Have No Place In EU Recovery Fund

If you’re just tuning into 2020, the short summary is a nasty little virus spread across the world, killed 1.1 million people (probably considerably more, actually), and led to economic shutdowns that threw an enormous amount of hurt on societies across the globe

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Hurricanes and other extreme weather disasters prompt some people to move and trap others in place – Chicago Tribune

Hurricanes and other extreme weather disasters prompt some people to move and trap others in place  Chicago Tribune

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Margaret McGregor and Larry Barzelai: Most of us are blissfully unaware of how much fracking takes place in B.C.

It’s a long weekend and we’re returning from the Gulf Islands on the new B.C. ferry … is that the Salish Eagle’s fuel is fracked gas and that over 85 per cent of our province’s natural gas now comes …

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“There Is A Special Place In Hell For Women Who Don’t Help Other Women”

We talk with Sheila Oparaocha from ENERGIA about gender, energy, poverty, and politics

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There’s ‘no place on the planet’ — not even Hawaii — to escape climate change, experts say – USA TODAY

There’s ‘no place on the planet’ — not even Hawaii — to escape climate change, experts say  USA TODAY

Climate experts in the Aloha State told USA TODAY on Monday that tourists cannot escape climate change — not even on the islands, where 60-foot waves and …

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The sunrise countdown is on in Antarctica, as Spring looms for the coldest place on Earth – Stuff.co.nz


Stuff.co.nz

The sunrise countdown is on in Antarctica, as Spring looms for the coldest place on Earth
Stuff.co.nz
It's gradually been getting brighter over the past few weeks, but for the researchers and scientists scattered around Antarctica, lunch has been eaten under the stars for nearly four months. At this time of year sunlight illuminates the ice for only

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How Big Dead Place, the ‘WikiLeaks of Antarctica’, shed light on life at McMurdo Station – ABC Online


ABC Online

How Big Dead Place, the 'WikiLeaks of Antarctica', shed light on life at McMurdo Station
ABC Online
When Nicholas Johnson arrived at Antarctica's McMurdo Station in the late '90s, he expected pristine wilderness and adventure. Instead, he found bureaucracy and boredom. So he began anonymously documenting his experiences in a satirical newsletter, Big

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Fracking ban put in place in Lake George

Mathewson said that, while the Marcellus Shale does not extend this far north into New York, he wanted to make sure the community was protected from any other fracking-related activities, including dumping of wastewater created through the drilling.
fracking wastewater – BingNews

The Women’s March movement is taking place on every continent … – The Verge


Mirror.co.uk

The Women's March movement is taking place on every continent …
The Verge
Today, millions of women across the world are taking part in the Women's March movement, to "send a bold message to our new government on their first day in …
Now Antarctica joins protests against Trump as group of eco warriors wave signs reading 'Penguins for Peace'Mirror.co.uk
Women's March reaches one of the most remote places on earth – AntarcticaThe Sydney Morning Herald
This group joined the Women's March from Antarctica | PBS NewsHourPBS NewsHour
Huffington Post –BuzzFeed News –The Hill (blog) –The Independent
all 12 news articles »

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Extreme weather response plan in place for homeless Nashvillians – The Tennessean


The Tennessean

Extreme weather response plan in place for homeless Nashvillians
The Tennessean
The city moved up to a level two Thursday, signifying extreme weather. There are four possible levels: Cold weather, extreme weather, critical weather and metro response, where temperatures are freezing and the shelter beds are 90 percent occupied.

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