Published on Jun 3, 2017
With plans to pull out of the Paris climate deal, the US is quickly falling behind in the race for clean energy. So who’s winning?
Trump’s Withdrawal of US From Paris Climate Pact Elicits Scathing Reactions
“European leaders and green groups reacted with anger and dismay after President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the United States, the world’s second biggest carbon emitter, was quitting the 2015 Paris Agreement. But they also pledged to defend the agreement and not to backtrack in the fight against climate change.”
Despite Debate, Estimates of Humanity’s Impact on Climate Change Are Accurate
“A new study reconciles observed changes to the climate and computer model predictions, showing that they are more in agreement than they seem.”
Humanity Shouldn’t Rely on Negative-Emissions Technology to Curb Climate Change
“Stanford researchers warn against placing too much emphasis on unproven methods for removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.”