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Senior figures in charge of the Church of England’s investments have close current or past ties to high-carbon companies including Shell, Drax and BP,...

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Private Equity Executives Hide Behind Philanthropy as Their Firms Ravage the Earth

By Jessica Corbett, Common Dreams. Originally published on Common Dreams. A report published Tuesday by a pair of nonprofits shines a light on the “Wall Street...

Revealed: How the Aides of ‘Anti-Net Zero’ MP Craig Mackinlay are Linked to a...

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A Growing Wave of Litigation Spurs Climate Action

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

By Chris McGreal, the Guardian. This article by the Guardian is republished here as part of the global journalism collaboration Covering Climate Now, a...

Gas-Backed Front Group Spreads Misinformation About Costs of Electrification

A group of natural gas companies and utilities in Colorado formed a front group to oppose the state’s push towards electrifying homes and businesses,...

85% of coral reef fish studied are overfished

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Pipeline Politics Hits Multipolar Realities: Nord Stream 2 and the Ukraine Crisis

By John Foster, CounterPunch. Originally published on CounterPunch. Amid escalating tensions between the United States/NATO and Russia, all eyes are on Ukraine, but Nord Stream...

Footage of Offshore Oil Accident Highlights Risks of Deepwater Drilling

Video footage obtained by DeSmog shows an offshore oil drilling incident in which heavy equipment fell from a drillship onto an oil and gas...

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