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Trump Wins, Renewable Energy Investments Lose and Dirty Energy Stocks Surge

Trump Wins, Renewable Energy Investments Lose and Dirty Energy Stocks Surge

Political upheaval has major influence over the stock markets, and with climate-change-denying Donald Trump’s “disaster” of an election win, renewable energy investment is looking bleak at the moment as dirty energy surges. Really?! What is happening?! Leo needs to have a word #TrumpDigsCoal #ClimateChange #BeforeTheFlood #USElection2016 pic.twitter.com/tbqAbpIRn3 — Stacey Goater (@StaceyGoater) November 9, 2016 The […]

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    Donald Trump’s Ties to the Dakota Access Pipeline

    Donald Trump’s Ties to the Dakota Access Pipeline

    By Jesse Coleman Since the presidential debate on Sept. 26, we’ve been hearing quite a bit about Donald Trump‘s tax returns (or lack thereof). While the conversation has revolved around why Trump has chosen not to release his returns—as all presidential candidates have since 1980—we do know some things about what those returns would reveal […]

    The Movie Every American Must See Before Nov. 8

    The Movie Every American Must See Before Nov. 8

    Just weeks before the U.S. presidential election, filmmaker Anthony Baxter will release a sequel to his award-winning film, You’ve Been Trumped. You’ve Been Trumped Too, shot in Scotland and the U.S., features the real-life stories of Molly and Michael Forbes, who became nationally-recognized Scottish folk heroes after opposing a controversial Trump golf development in their […]

    Climate Change All But Ignored Again at Presidential Debate

    Climate Change All But Ignored Again at Presidential Debate

    Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump met in St. Louis last night for the 2nd Presidential Debate moderated by Anderson Cooper of CNN and Martha Raddatz of ABC. It wasn’t until the bitter end that the issue of energy and climate change came into the discussion when Town Hall participant Ken Bone asked: “What steps will […]

    Matt Drudge Joins Rush Limbaugh’s Conspiracy Theory That Meteorologists Are Lying About Hurricane Matthew

    Matt Drudge Joins Rush Limbaugh’s Conspiracy Theory That Meteorologists Are Lying About Hurricane Matthew

    By Brendan Karet As millions evacuate the East Coast of Florida in preparation for Hurricane Matthew, which has already been responsible for more than 113 deaths across the Caribbean, the curator of the most widely read conservative website, Matt Drudge, irresponsibly peddled a conspiracy theory that federal officials have exaggerated the danger posed by Hurricane […]

    Yes—Donald Trump Is a Threat to the Planet

    Yes—Donald Trump Is a Threat to the Planet

    In just a matter of weeks, we will be confronted with a critical decision. It is not mere hyperbole to assert that we are facing a make-or-break election as far as climate change is concerned. My co-author Tom Toles (the Pulitzer-winning editorial cartoonist for the Washington Post) and I put it this way in the […]

    22 of America’s Biggest Air Polluters

    22 of America’s Biggest Air Polluters

    By Jamie Smith Hopkins To see one of the country’s largest coal-fired power plants, head northwest from this Ohio River city. Or east, because there’s another in the region. In fact, nearly every direction you go will take you to a coal plant—seven within 30 miles. Collectively, they pump out millions of pounds of toxic […]