#Paris climate agreement

  • Article: Virginia Is the First Southern US State to Pursue 100% Renewable Energy

    Virginia Is the First Southern US State to Pursue 100% Renewable Energy

    By Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2020

    The Virginia Clean Economy Act of 2020 is a major breakthrough for the state. Read more

  • Article: 2019 Saw the Sharpest Drop in Carbon Emissions From Electricity in 30 Years

    2019 Saw the Sharpest Drop in Carbon Emissions From Electricity in 30 Years

    By Joe McCarthy|March 10, 2020

    The 2019 decline in carbon emissions breaks the yearslong pattern of rising emissions. Read more

  • Article: Europe’s Biggest Companies Need to Double Their Low-Carbon  Investments to Hit Net Zero: Report

    Europe’s Biggest Companies Need to Double Their Low-Carbon Investments to Hit Net Zero: Report

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 25, 2020

    The European Union is aiming to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Models Make Dire Predictions That Could Threaten Paris Agreement

    Climate Change Models Make Dire Predictions That Could Threaten Paris Agreement

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 10, 2020

    If correct, the planet could warm by 5 degrees Celsius by the end of the century. Read more

  • Article: Canada Isn't Even Close to Reaching Its Emissions Goals

    Canada Isn't Even Close to Reaching Its Emissions Goals

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 3, 2020

    Canada is one of many countries that is behind on hitting key climate goals. Read more

  • Feature: The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 16, 2019

    “The point of no return is no longer over the horizon. It is in sight and is hurtling toward us.” Read more

  • Article: CEOs and Unions Come Together to Back Paris Climate Agreement

    CEOs and Unions Come Together to Back Paris Climate Agreement

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 3, 2019

    “We stand with the 77% of registered American voters.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Things Countries Can Do Immediately to Significantly Lower Emissions

    5 Things Countries Can Do Immediately to Significantly Lower Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 27, 2019

    “We need quick wins.” Read more