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Coal industry welcomes Donald Trump's climate change move

The U.S. has stopped contributing to the Green Climate Fund set up under the Paris agreement to support developing countries meet their commitment. Standing alongside Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, EU Council President Donald Tusk said Friday that "We are convinced that yesterday's decision by the United States to leave the Paris agreement is a big mistake".


Eugene, Springfield, Lane County awarded federal grant to study polluted sites

Eugene, Springfield, Lane County awarded federal grant to study polluted sites

A brownfields site is a property that contains a hazardous substance, pollutant or contaminant, which hinders the potential to reuse or redevelop the site. "We combined our prior applications, incorporated parts of the ABC plan, and received technical assistance from Hull & Associates, an environmental firm in Columbus and Tracy Shearer at the City of Portsmouth", Kester added.


Trump's decision on Paris climate deal irrational:Indian-American lawmakers

Trump's decision on Paris climate deal irrational:Indian-American lawmakers

The new coalition says it will do whatever it takes to maintain the US's role in the accord, aiming to reduce national emissions 26% below 2005 levels by 2025. "Americans are not walking away from the Paris climate agreement ", Bloomberg said. "Today, the future livability of our planet was threatened by President Trump's careless decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement ", DiCaprio wrote on Facebook .


France sees duo with Germany key for post-Brexit EU farm policy

France sees duo with Germany key for post-Brexit EU farm policy

In addition to Brexit and looming Italian crises, Soros noted dangers to the European Union stemming from foreign powers that are "hostile to what it stands for". "Now we need a collaborative effort that combines the top-down approach of the European institutions with the bottom-up initiatives that are necessary to engage the electorate".



Fact check: Trump's shaky claims on climate accord

The Paris accord aims to prevent average temperature around the world from heating up by more than 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) before the end of the century, compared to before the start of the industrial age. "Climate change is the great existential threat of our time". Energy Secretary Rick Perry had voiced support for renegotiating the terms of the agreement, which Trump pledged to do Thursday - but in the aftermath of US withdrawal, not as an alternative to it.



Apple iPhone 8 Dimensions Leaked and Compared with Samsung Galaxy S8

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