Climate News: Top Stories for the Week of Jan. 14-20
At the U.S. Conference of Mayors Winter Meeting, city leaders voiced their commitment to climate action.
According to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll, Americans want to see the EPA’s powers kept the same or increased.
Coal supporters in Wyoming submitted a new measure that would prevent utilities from providing power generated by wind or solar.
Wyoming Bill Would All But Outlaw Clean Energy (InsideClimate News)
In confirmation hearings, Scott Pruitt was grilled about his beliefs on climate science and his ties to the fossil fuel industry.
In Obama’s final days in office, the State Department announced a major contribution to the GCF, which aims to “support a paradigm shift in the global response to climate change.”