Climate News: Top Stories for the Week of Dec. 17-23

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People living in areas that have experienced record-breaking heat are less skeptical about climate change than those living with record-breaking cold.

Climate Change Skepticism Fueled by Gut Reaction to Local Weather (Scientific American)

 
Mayors and governors — many from Trump-leaning states – are determined to continue with their plans to fight climate change.

As Trump Signals Climate Action Pullback, Local Leaders Push Forward (New York Times)

There’s more common ground among American voters than the recent election may have led us to believe.

Republicans and Democrats Alike Want More Clean Energy (Guardian)

 
All of the city-run facilities in Las Vegas are now powered by clean energy – making it the largest city in the U.S. to achieve this.

Las Vegas Now Runs Completely on Renewable Energy (USA TODAY)

 
A smart climate portfolio includes low-carbon investments, protection from climate risks, and new opportunities arising from climate solutions.

Climate Change Investing Heats Up (Forbes)

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