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Will Japan be a climate leader or a climate laggard?

National Oct 9, 2018

Will Japan be a climate leader or a climate laggard?

by Eric Johnston

A summer of typhoons and flooding has put the issues of severe weather, global warming and climate change mitigation domestically and internationally back on top of Japan's political agenda. But with the country's current and long-term energy strategy still dependent on fossil fuels, especially coal-fired ...

U.S. to miss Paris climate pact target by a third

World / Science & Health Sep 12, 2018

U.S. to miss Paris climate pact target by a third

The United States will fall short by a third on its commitment under the Paris climate treaty to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, according to a report released Wednesday in San Francisco. A crescendo of efforts at the sub-national level by states, cities and business to ...