Ex-Im’s financing would boost fossil fuel production in the Gulf state with the construction of over 450 new oil and gas wells
Food and plants dumped into US landfills are rotting and warming the planet but “weak” regulations have not been improved
The Biden administration is freezing approvals of new LNG export permits as climate considerations take centre stage.
A group celebrating the sabotage said they opposed the pipeline out of solidarity with marginalised people in the USA
Vice-president Kamala Harris pledged $3 billion to the Green Climate Fund at Cop28, which Congressional Republicans will likely try to block
The US, Germany and Italy have been accused of backsliding on a Glasgow promise to end public subsidies to fossil fuel projects overseas
The US, which long opposed a fund, wants it to focus on a narrow set of disasters in a small number of countries
The CEO of Occidental Petroleum has said that direct air capture is a way of prolonging the life of the oil industry
Workers in Philadelphia questioned whether green jobs could permanently replace dirty ones and pay the same high rates
US climate envoy John Kerry visited Beijing, re-starting talks on coal, methane and other climate issues
The US’s treasury secretary would not commit to backing a shipping tax and the US was not on a list of 22 countries who support the measure.
Republicans are pressuring insurers out of climate coalitions but won’t change their pro-climate business decisions
The US has been accused of “breaking” a key climate financing commitment by approving almost $100m in support for an overseas fossil fuel project
The Environmental Protection Agency will set limits on power plants’ emissions, forcing them to clean up or shut down