Australia: Divisions over coal industry expansion

Australia is pressing ahead with the expansion of its coal industry. But after a catastrophic bushfire season raised concerns over climate change, opposition is growing to a controversial new mine. The country is deeply divided over whether mines are sources of opportunity or scars on the landscape. Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports from Queensland, Australia. … Read more Australia: Divisions over coal industry expansion

Coronavirus outbreak’s effect on the oil and gas market | Counting the Cost

As the death toll from the coronavirus keeps rising, it is crippling not only China’s economy but is having a knock-on effect globally. Formula One’s race in Shanghai has been postponed and this year’s Mobile World in Barcelona has been cancelled. Oil prices have tumbled 20 percent below their January peaks, raising the prospect that … Read more Coronavirus outbreak’s effect on the oil and gas market | Counting the Cost

Macron accused of ‘greenwashing’ during Alps visit

The French President visited the French Alps on Thursday drawing attention to rapidly melting glaciers and broader climate change concerns. Internet users were sceptical and the term ‘greenwashing’ was used frequently. Elsewhere, French political figure Elisabeth Balkany has gone viral for a pose she struck while waiting for her husband to be released from prison … Read more Macron accused of ‘greenwashing’ during Alps visit

Are Macron’s measures effective in the fight against climate change?

350.org’s Clémence Dubois does not think Emmanuel Macron is convincing. She claims the President’s measures are ‘ridiculous’ and urges to ‘take real measures and keep the fossil fuel in the ground’. Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … Visit our website: https://www.france24.com Like us … Read more Are Macron’s measures effective in the fight against climate change?

BP: A greenwash too far?

The new chief executive of BP has set out a plan to “reinvent” the oil company within a new global energy system to help tackle climate change. But the plan has received a mixed reaction from green groups. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on … Read more BP: A greenwash too far?

Climate Change Putting Pressure on Water Systems, Johns Hopkins’ Schwab Says

Feb.12 — Kellogg Schwab, professor of water in public health at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, discusses the current threats to water safety with Bloomberg’s Shery Ahn and Amanda Lang on “Bloomberg Markets.” The Bloomberg School of Public Health is supported by Michael R. Bloomberg, founder and majority owner of Bloomberg LP, the … Read more Climate Change Putting Pressure on Water Systems, Johns Hopkins’ Schwab Says

The Coalition’s internal war over climate change and coal continues | 7.30

Hostilities between factions in the Federal government stopped briefly when visiting President of Indonesia Joko Widodo addressed a joint sitting of parliament. But it only a brief respite from Coalition’s internal war over climate change and coal. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 … Read more The Coalition’s internal war over climate change and coal continues | 7.30

Democratic primaries: Climate change a key issue for voters

The campaign to win the White House shifts up another gear on Tuesday. Voters in the battleground state of New Hampshire will cast a ballot in the first primary election. Polls suggest one of the biggest issues is combating climate change. But as Al Jazeera’s Patty Culhane reports from the town of Sandwich, that will … Read more Democratic primaries: Climate change a key issue for voters

Oscars turn political: When and how did Hollywood stars catch the woke bug?

Oscar’s acceptance speeches used to be straightforward thank-you’s, i-don’t-know-what-to-say’s and oh-my-god’s. But it seems the simple times in Hollywood are long gone – now they’re as much about climate change, elections and equality, as they are about cinematic achievement. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow … Read more Oscars turn political: When and how did Hollywood stars catch the woke bug?

Candidates take on Trump’s climate change and trade policies | ABC News

Steyer says that being “the empire” in the “Star Wars” movies does not put the United States in a position to accomplish its goals. Democratic Debate in New Hampshire l ABC News l February 7, 2020 SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/ Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on … Read more Candidates take on Trump’s climate change and trade policies | ABC News