“Trump’s made some cavalier statements about climate change being a hoax,” said Alden Meyer, director of strategy and policy for the Union of Concerned Scientists.
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The assembled diplomats and climate change activists at COP-22 were, to say the least, stunned by Donald Trump’s victory last yesterday. Below are excerpts from various statements issued by
The Marrakech Climate Change Conference took place from 7-18 November 2016, and was comprised of two very important events: the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP 22) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the first session of the Conference of the Parties to the Paris Agreement.
Nov 07, 2016 · The COP 22 climate confab kicks off on Monday — just one day before the U.S. presidential election. And should Americans elect Republican Trump, an avowed climate change skeptic who has pledged to rip up the Paris agreement, experts …
Negotiators had hoped the meeting would be the first step in implementing last year’s Paris agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. But the U.S. election has cast their plans into doubt.
Nov 13, 2017 · At the COP23 climate conference in Bonn, Brown told DW’s Environment Editor Sonya Diehn what it takes to beat Trump on climate. A UNFCCC special envoy for states and regions, Brown has emerged as
Donald Trump has a lot of things to say about global warming. He’s called it an urgent problem, and he’s called it a hoax. He’s claimed it’s a scam invented by the Chinese, and he’s
Feb 14, 2017 · Summary: Trump’s election, solidifying the Republican’s dominance at all levels of the US government, has disheartened climate activists. A new article in The Atlantic attempts to build support, but only shows the weakness of their beliefs.
Douglas E. Schoen, also writing for Fox, contrarily said that a withdrawal from the Paris Agreement «only hastens America’s retreat from global political and economic leadership». Foreign. Foreign coverage of Trump’s announcement was overwhelmingly unfavorable.
In a rare cuck free moment Geraldo Rivera speaks the truth about President Trump and Puerto Rico. It’s all bullshit folks.
There is the hope, then, that if and when Trump tries to take the country on a road to climate disaster by attempting to gut the EPA, pull out of the Paris Agreement, build the Keystone XL pipeline, or otherwise, Americans will react.
Police officers run during an protest of climate activists group ‘Ende Gelaende’ to blockade coal operations at Hambach opencast mining in the Rhineland prior to the U.N. Climate …
Trump has pledged to eliminate the Clean Power Plan and withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, which calls for reductions in carbon emissions in more than 170 countries, saying that it treats the United States unfairly and gives favorable treatment to countries like China.
Climate change The neutrality of this section is disputed. Relevant discussion may be found on the talk page. Please do not remove this message until conditions to do so are met. (November 2016) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)Trump rejects the scientific consensus on climate change, repeatedly saying that global warming is a «hoax». Trump has called the EPA a «disgrace» and has promised to cut its budget, and Bob Walker, a senior campaign adviser, has announced plans to eliminate funding for NASA’s Earth Science program. Trump has pledged to eliminate the Clean Power Plan and withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, which calls for reductions in carbon emissions in more than 170 countries, saying that it treats the United States unfairly and gives favorable treatment to countries like China. However, after winning the presidency, Trump said he has an «open mind» towards the Paris agreement, while continuing to deny that man-made global warming is fact.Trump has appointed Myron Ebell, director of the Competitive Enterprise Institute advocacy group, as head of the future EPA transition team. Ebell has no scientific qualifications, and is well-known for denying that Earth is warming or that humans are responsible.: Energy and climateTrump’s energy policy advocates domestic industrial support for both fossil and renewable energy sources in order to curb reliance on Middle-Eastern oil and possibly turn the USA into a net energy exporter. His appointed advisers favor a less regulated energy market and do not think the threat of climate change requires immediate action.Trump doesn’t accept the scientific consensus on climate change. In 2012 he said that global warming was a hoax invented by the Chinese, but later said that he was joking. He has called the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) a «disgrace» and has promised to cut its budget, and Bob Walker, a senior campaign adviser, has announced plans to eliminate funding for NASA’s Earth Science program. Trump has pledged to eliminate the Clean Power Plan and withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, which calls for reductions in carbon emissions in more than 170 countries.However, after winning the presidency, Trump admitted «some connectivity» between human activity and climate variability and said he has an «open mind» towards the Paris agreement. On December 5, 2016, Donald and Ivanka Trump invited prominent climate change activist Al Gore to a private meeting.