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07 04 2021 | 10:30

Trump's Scottish golf course trashed the environment and locals fear his new one will do even more damage

Before he became president, Donald Trump was best known in Scotland as the man who pushed through the construction of a hugely controversial golf course in the face of fierce opposition from locals…

12 03 2021 | 09:23

'Biden must undo Trump's damaging decision on Western Sahara'

In August 2012, my daughter Mariah and I took part in an international human rights delegation trip to Western Sahara, where we met with hundreds and hundreds of victims of abuse. People there told…

01 03 2021 | 11:59

Trump’s Environmental Policies Killed Thousands of People, Scientists Say.

The British medical journal The Lancet released a new report attributing 22,000 deaths in 2019 to the former president’s regulatory rollbacks. The Trump administration deliberately harnessed racism…

01 02 2021 | 10:06

Trump’s big gamble to gut US power plant emissions rules loses in court, opening a door for new climate rules.

Joe Biden got a big judicial win for his climate agenda just hours before his inauguration as U.S. president. The case involved federal plans for cutting power plant emissions and a big gamble by the…

01 02 2021 | 09:11

‘The war has started. We’re losing’: Kerry apologises for ‘inexcusable’ lack of climate action under Trump

Mr Kerry spoke at the World Economic Forum, typically held in the glitzy Swiss ski resort of Davos, but this year a virtual event due to the pandemic. John Kerry said on Wednesday that the “war had…

27 01 2021 | 09:25

'My neighbourhood is being destroyed to pacify his supporters': the race to complete Trump's wall.

In his final months in office, Donald Trump has ramped up construction on his promised physical border between the US and Mexico – devastating wildlife habitats and increasing the migrant death toll

26 01 2021 | 07:30

Biden to cancel $9bn Keystone XL pipeline's permit, says source.

Rescinding permit is on list of executive actions thought to be scheduled for first day in office. Joe Biden is planning to cancel the permit for the $9bn Keystone XL pipeline project as one of his…

26 01 2021 | 07:27

John Kerry commits US to climate crisis fight but warns world is way off pace.

Joe Biden’s new climate envoy says: ‘All nations must raise ambition together – or we will all fail, together’. The world is lagging behind the pace of change needed to avert catastrophic impacts…

23 01 2021 | 11:22

We are entering the greatest technological transition in history… and that will reshape geopolitics.

The transition currently underway from a fossil-fuel energy model to one based on renewables is surely the most important in our collective history.

11 01 2021 | 14:09

Trump Finalizes Rollback of Migratory Bird Treaty Act.

Just over two weeks before President Donald Trump is set to leave the White House, his U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Tuesday finalized a rollback of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act—a law that's…

11 01 2021 | 11:45

If the world needed a coup to wake up to Trump reality, what would it take to wake up to climate reality?

The failed attempted parody of a coup d’ etat in the heart of the, so called, capital of the free world, witnessed live by millions of TV viewers, will provide for years food for analysis, studies…

10 01 2021 | 10:50

Alaska judge sides with Trump and allows sale of Arctic refuge drilling rights in 11th hour decision.

Conservation groups say it is a last-minute push by the Trump administration to help secure drilling rights for oil companies before the president leaves office in two weeks. The Trump …

10 01 2021 | 10:29

Trump administration pollution rule strikes final blow against environment.

EPA rule will require release of raw data from scientific studies Critics fear compromising personal details and health benefits The Environmental Protection Agency has completed one of its last…

07 01 2021 | 12:04

Climate change: Alaskan wilderness opens up for oil exploration.

The Trump administration is pushing ahead with the first ever sale of oil leases in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). The giant Alaskan wilderness is home to many important species,…

23 12 2020 | 12:27

Trump pardons Blackwater contractors jailed for massacre of Iraq civilians.

Four guards fired on unarmed crowd in Baghdad in 2007, killing 14 and sparking outrage over use of private security in war zones. President Donald Trump has pardoned four Blackwater security guards…

09 12 2020 | 00:18

Court Rejects Trump's Arctic Drilling Proposal in 'Huge Victory for Polar Bears and Our Climate'

Climate action advocates and wildlife defenders celebrated Monday after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit rejected the Trump administration's approval of Liberty, a proposed offshore oil-…

08 12 2020 | 12:19

Trump Plans 'Going Out of Business' Sale With Arctic Drilling Leases.

Conservation campaigners on Thursday accused President Donald Trump of taking a "wrecking ball" to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as the White House announced plans to move ahead with the sale…

30 11 2020 | 07:23

Latest Trump Rollback Allows Increased Logging in National Forests.

The Trump administration has finalized yet another environmental rollback that would allow more logging in national forests without environmental review.

28 11 2020 | 08:01

US allies welcome Biden presidency as major chance to tackle climate crisis.

The leaders of America’s closest allies have eagerly welcomed the incoming presidency of Joe Biden as a crucial opportunity to face down the unfolding climate crisis, following four years of…

28 11 2020 | 07:01

Lorde urges climate action ahead of new book on Antarctica trip.

New Zealand singer says Donald Trump, Great Thunberg and California wildfires spurred her to visit before it turns ‘to slush’ The singer Lorde has written an impassioned entreaty for the world to…