Archive for climate change

Trump To Pull U.S. Out Of Paris Agreement

Joseph Bebon
Written by Joseph Bebon on June 02, 2017

Clean energy and environmental groups chime in on what the president’s decision might mean for the country and the world.

Ranking Shows Both Blue And Red States Lead On Clean Energy

Posted by Joseph Bebon on April 21, 2017

A new report from the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) ranks the clean energy progress of all 50 U.S. states and finds success spans political party lines, as both red and blue states are making the switch to cleaner energy. [Read More]

Paris Agreement Enters Into Force As World Prepares For COP22

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 04, 2016

A big green light for faster, stronger climate action was switched on today as the Paris Climate Change Agreement officially entered into force, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced. The announcement comes only three days [Read More]

Brazil Joins Paris Agreement, Brings Country Total To 27

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 13, 2016

Brazil has become the latest country to officially join the Paris Agreement, according to an announcement from the Sierra Club. The announcement follows the recent news that the U.S. and China formally joined the agreement, which can take effect when [Read More]