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A Closer Look at Climate Accord--and Our Congressman

By Tom Prigg
TribLive Op-Ed

July 14, 2017 – This is in response to Keith Rothfus’ recent op-ed, “A better ‘climate’ for America,” and honestly, it’s difficult to know where to begin. 518 more words

Green Energy

Trump’s inconvenient truth: in the US solar employs more than the entire fossil fuel industry

By Anders Lorenzen

In the aftermath of the Trump administration’s decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt appeared on Fox News defending the decision. 332 more words

Energy

Government of Canada invests in Nova Scotia's clean technology sector 

OTTAWA, June 30, 2017 /CNW/ – Canadians will benefit from a new innovation that reduces carbon dioxide emissions, conserves fresh water and leads to greener buildings as a result of a $510,000 investment by the Government of Canada. 398 more words

Green Living

Using Economics To Combat Climate Change Deniers

Although the science has been in on the effects of climate change for some time, there is still a raging political fight occurring between those who have accepted that it is happening, and those that insist it is not. 82 more words

Science

Energy, Made In America, Is The Key To Our Future

As the White House moves forward with workforce development week it’s important to remember what a gift the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accords was. 82 more words

Green jobs? Decent jobs? Or decent green jobs? Focus is also saying no!

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANIZATION
106th International Labour Conference – Building a future with decent work 2016

Plenary meeting address
Kris De Meester
Employer delegate Belgium

As every year, this conference brings around a variety of topics to discuss. 899 more words

ILO