United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24)

By | 2018-12-02T19:53:03+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Categories: #climatechange|Tags: |

Reaching the Paris Agreement’s goals is possible but relies on scaled-up collective ambition, says EIB Vice-President Taylor ahead of COP24 New loans for Poland supporting the transition towards a low carbon economy Results of the first EIB-YouGov Citizens Survey on Climate Mobilizing finance to meet Paris goals with multilateral development bank partners The European Investment [...]

Kid strike for climate attending COP

By | 2018-12-02T19:32:12+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Categories: #climatechange|Tags: |

The girl who sparked an international School Strike for Climate coming to the COP Greta Thunberg to speak Monday, Dec 3, 3:00 - 3:30 pm, on School Strike for Climate November 31, Katowice, Poland – Greta and her father, Svante Thunberg, will be attending this year’s COP and participating in several World Scientists Warning to [...]

NHTSA, EPA hearing on easing pollution limits

By | 2018-09-25T14:02:32+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Categories: #climatechange, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), California, California Air Resources Board (CARB), electric vehicles (EV), Emissions, Environment, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA)|Tags: , , |

It's a juxtaposition that NHTSA/EPA has picked Fresno, CA to have their first meeting on easing the pollution limits that were set in 2012. Instead of having it at the Capitol in Sacramento, CA, on California Air Resources Board (CARB) territory they have picked the dirtiest county in California, Fresno. The first thought is that [...]

California’s Brown blocks Trump offshore drilling

By | 2018-09-10T18:34:01+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Categories: #climatechange, Auto industry news, California|Tags: |

SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today signed legislation – SB 834 by Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) and AB 1775 by Assemblymember Al Muratsuchi (D-Torrance) – to block new federal offshore oil drilling along California’s coast, and announced the state’s opposition to the federal government’s plan to expand oil drilling on public lands [...]