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Virginia takes next step to reduce carbon emissions, join RGGI | Energy Central
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered that New Mexico join U.S. Climate Alliance, embracing goals of the 2015 Paris Agreement, aligning New Mexico with the U.S. governors and states that have committed to a climate-conscious future and moves to protect people, natural resources and cultural heritage. The governor also ordered the creation of a New Mexico Climate Change Task Force, calling on all state agencies...| #climatechange #newmexico
A Carbon Tax Wave? 7 States Considering Carbon Pricing to Fight Climate Change | #climatechange #carbon

U.S. State Carbon Bills, Regs, Standards

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Climate action through COP24 and why it matters
Under the Protocol, countries must meet their targets primarily through national measures. However, the Protocol also offers them an additional means to meet their targets by way of three market-based mechanisms: The Kyoto mechanisms are:  1. International Emissions Trading  2. Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)  3. Joint implementation (JI)  ...#climatepolicy
20 years after Kyoto Protocol, where does world stand on climate? #climatechange #climatepolicy #KyotoProtocol

Kyoto Protocol & UNFCCC

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UN climate talks set stage for humanity’s two most crucial years...Decisions made from now to 2020 will determine to what extent Earth remains habitable...| #climatechange #climate #policy
405 #ClimateMayors adopt, honor and uphold #ParisAgreement goals
COP23 welcomed the 2018 facilitative dialogue, to be known as the Talanoa Dialogue...Talanoa is a traditional word used in Fiji and across the Pacific to reflect a process of inclusive, participatory and transparent dialogue. The purpose of Talanoa is to share stories, build empathy and to make wise decisions for the collective good. The process of Talanoa involves the sharing of ideas, skills and experience through storytelling...

Paris Agreement & COP (Conference of the Parties to UNFCCC)

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The IPCC and the Sixth Assessment cycle
Attendees take a photo before the opening of the 48th session of the IPCC in Incheon
Summary for Policymakers of IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C approved by governments

IPCC - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

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Climate Change: Policy and Mitigation Factsheet | Center for Sustainable Systems |   #climatechange #climatepolicy Climate Change, Climate Change Policy, Renewable Sources, Energy Suppliers, Environmental Protection Agency, Emissions, Energy Conservation, Global Warming, Ghg Emissions
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Climate Change: Policy and Mitigation Factsheet | Center for Sustainable Systems | #climatechange #climatepolicy
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Virginia takes next step to reduce carbon emissions, join RGGI
Virginia takes next step to reduce carbon emissions, join RGGI | Energy Central
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Where Carbon Is Taxed (Overview)
Where Carbon Is Taxed
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Pricing Carbon Isn’t Enough
Pricing Carbon Isn’t Enough – Energy Institute Blog
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The Carbon Brief Profile: India
In the fifth article of a series explaining how large emitters are positioned to tackle climate change, Carbon Brief sets out India’s key policy developments, pledges and statistics…| #climatechange
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The latest Democratic contender is all climate all the time
The latest Democratic contender is all climate all the time | Grist
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Gov. Lujan Grisham signs executive order committing New Mexico to essential climate change action - Office of the Governor - Michelle Lujan Grisham
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham ordered that New Mexico join U.S. Climate Alliance, embracing goals of the 2015 Paris Agreement, aligning New Mexico with the U.S. governors and states that have committed to a climate-conscious future and moves to protect people, natural resources and cultural heritage. The governor also ordered the creation of a New Mexico Climate Change Task Force, calling on all state agencies...| #climatechange #newmexico
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U.S. top court rejects Exxon in climate change document dispute
U.S. top court rejects Exxon in climate change document dispute | Reuters
the carbon pricing in the states
A Carbon Tax Wave? 7 States Considering Carbon Pricing to Fight Climate Change - Inside Climate News
A Carbon Tax Wave? 7 States Considering Carbon Pricing to Fight Climate Change | #climatechange #carbon
UN climate talks set stage for humanity’s two most crucial years...Decisions made from now to 2020 will determine to what extent Earth remains habitable...| #climatechange #climate #policy Earth, Human, Global, Enviroment, Environment, Planet Earth, Talk
UN climate talks set stage for humanity’s two most crucial years
UN climate talks set stage for humanity’s two most crucial years...Decisions made from now to 2020 will determine to what extent Earth remains habitable...| #climatechange #climate #policy
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What is the COP24 all about?
Climate action through COP24 and why it matters
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H.R.7173 - 115th Congress (2017-2018): Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act of 2018
Congress has found a simple, fair and effective solution to get climate change in check. On Nov. 27, a bipartisan group of five representatives introduced the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act. An additional Republican co-sponsor has since joined the bill. This bipartisan bill in the House of Representatives will put a price on carbon emissions and return the revenue equally to people.
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5 U.S. Climate Stories to Watch as We Head into 2019
Climate change was on ballots across America this week. Photo by Martin Falbisoner/Wikimedia Commons
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Expert: Regulation is the only way to mitigate costs of climate change
Expert: Regulation is the only way to mitigate costs of climate change | Energy Central
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Voters rejected most ballot measures aimed at curbing climate change
Initiatives in Arizona, Colorado and Washington that would have favored renewable energy over fossil fuels failed to garner enough votes. All were the subject of tens of millions in spending.