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San Diego wildfire rages, destroys tribal areas and big cat sanctuary

Viejas Fire Department Chief Bob Pfohl told The Real News he breathed “huge sigh of relief” that the over 17,000-acre Valley Fire in eastern San…

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As Oil Price Plummets, Call to Nationalize Industry Rises

The price of oil dropped below zero, prompting new subsidies from the Federal Reserve. Progressive voices in the U.S. and Canada have a different idea:…

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How Can Oil Be Worth Less Than Zero?

Dan Dicker traded oil futures for 25 years on the NYSE. He explains how COVID-19 created a perfect storm for oil markets, and why it…

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Obama Laid the Foundation for Trump’s Attack on Bedrock Environmental Law

The Trump administration doesn’t want to consider climate impact when issuing infrastructure permits, but this isn’t a new attack on the environment—it builds on Obama’s…

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Study: Methane Emissions from Fossil Fuels Vastly Underestimated

A new Rochester University study raises new grave questions about fossil fuel production and climate change. The author of the first major study on methane…

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Coronavirus: Is the Climate Plague Here?

Journalists Bryn Nelson and Jane C. Hu talk about how the climate crisis means we could see more deadly outbreaks, plus the rise of xenophobia…

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Exxon to Congress: Lift Cyprus Arms Embargo, There’s Gas Nearby

TRNN’s Steve Horn and The Intercept’s Lee Fang say a bill to lift the arms embargo on Cyprus and promote offshore gas in the region…

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After Democrats Push Bill to Send Fracked Gas to EU, Trump Includes in Budget

The European Energy Security and Diversification Act, legislation offering $1B to promote sending U.S. fracked gas to EU countries, was inserted into the federal budget…

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As Resistance Halts Pipelines, LNG and Tar Sands Move via Rail

The Trump administration is considering a proposal to move fracked gas by rail at the behest of a company owned by Milwaukee Bucks billionaire owner…

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Rex Tillerson Testifies in Climate Denial Case

Longtime ExxonMobil CEO and former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson testified in a case pitting the company against the state of New York. ExxonMobil faces…

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California Emission Standards Have Trump Admin Blowing Smoke

The Trump administration plans to remove the state’s authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those mandated by the federal government. TRNN’s Steve Horn…

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As Activists Push Democratic Climate Debate, DNC Donors Profit from Oil, Gas

Top Photo Credit: JefParker | Wikimedia Commons After weeks of pressure from climate activists, the Democratic National Committee is officially considering a pair of resolutions…

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As Trump Nixes California High Speed Rail Money, San Diego Considers Mass Transit Plan

Top Image Credit: San Diego Association of Governments On May 16, President Donald Trump announced a removal of the roughly $1 billion in funding allocated…

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Climate Activists Protest Trump California Public Lands Fracking Plan

Top Image: San Luis Obispo Mayor Heidi Harmon speaks at May 22 rally in before hearing at Embassy Suites by Hilton in San Luis Obispo;…

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