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Iberdrola Criticised for COP26 ‘Greenwash Gimmicks’ While Expanding Gas-Fired Power

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Rightwing Lobby Group ALEC Driving Laws to Blacklist Companies That Boycott the Oil Industry

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California is about to revolutionize climate policy … again.

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‘Brexit Hardman’ Steve Baker MP Joins Climate Denial Group

Conservative MP Steve Baker has joined the UK’s principal climate science denial group the Global Warming Policy Foundation (GWPF). Announcing his appointment to the GWPF’s...

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