U.S. Mayors Promise More Completely Ineffectual Policies To Fight Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio (L) speaks during a news conference at Rikers Island jail in New York City, U.S. September 1, 2016. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Brendan McDermid)

‘They’re usually taking credit for things they didn’t do’

Jerry Brown's 'Religious Inclinations' Inform His Global Warming Policies

Energy | Michael Bastasch
California Governor Jerry Brown speaks before signing a bill hiking California's minimum wage to $15 by 2023 in Los Angeles

‘He’s a Catholic boy who appreciates God’s Earth’

China, India Increased Coal Production While Shaming Trump For His Paris Decision

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO - Haul trucks move coal as seen during a tour of Peabody Energy's North Antelope Rochelle coal mine near Gillette, Wyoming, U.S. on June 1, 2016. The haul trucks operating at North Antelope Rochelle Mine hold 380 to 400 tons of material. REUTERS/Kristina Barker/File Photo

So much for the Paris accord

Trump Goes To Iowa And Rips Into Obama's Global Warming Agenda

Energy | Michael Bastasch

‘We’ve ended the war on clean, beautiful coal’

Trump's Paris Decision Goes From 'Apocalyptic' To 'The Best Available Outcome'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
TAORMINA, ITALY - MAY 26: (From L to R) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, French President Emmanuel Macron, U.S. President Donald Trump, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, British Prime Minister Theresa May, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker pose for the group photo at the G7 Taormina summit on the island of Sicily on May 27, 2017 in Taormina, Italy. Leaders of the G7 group of nations, which includes the Unted States, Canada, Japan, the United Kingdom, Germany, France and Italy, as well as the European Union, are meeting at Taormina from May 26-27. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

‘The Paris agreement itself might just survive’

Don't Worry, Guys. It'll Only Cost $12.7 Trillion To Comply With The Paris Accord

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former Vice President Al Gore speaks at the Center for American Progress

‘Donald Trump can’t change the structure of the global energy sector’

Trump Refuses To Join G7 Statement Endorsing Paris Climate Accord

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump addresses a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington, U.S. June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘The United States will continue to engage’

PEAK MEDIA MATTERS: Cable News 'Marginalized People Of Color' In Global Warming Coverage

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Greenpeace activists hold banners and shout slogans during a protest to demand action to combat global warming as experts hold UN climate talks, on December 3, 2011 in Durban. The 12-day, 194-nation talks, under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) enter a high-level phase next week with the arrival of ministers, and end on December 9. STRINGER (Photo credit should read STRINGER/Getty Images)

‘The lack of representation is striking’

Canada Shows Commitment To Fighting Global Warming By Asking China To Invest In Its Oil Industry

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends a press conference ahead of a NATO Summit in Brussels, Belgium, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

‘We think there are opportunities’

Law Prof Says Trump's Paris Decision 'Constitutes An Impeachable Offense'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Trump refers to temperature change as he announces decision to withdraw from Paris Climate Agreement at White House in Washington

‘Indeed, life as we know it will come to an end’

Like It Or Not, Donald Trump Put Climate Change On The Map

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump pauses as he announces his decision that the United States will withdraw from the landmark Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Google searches spiked

North Korea Shames Trump Over Paris Withdrawal

World | Ryan Pickrell
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un gives field guidance to the Kosan Combined Fruit Farm in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang September 18, 2016.KCNA via REUTERS

‘Height of egotism’

Yale Pledges To Adhere To Paris Agreement

Education | Grace Carr
FILE PHOTO: The Eiffel tower is illuminated in green with the words "Paris Agreement is Done", to celebrate the Paris U.N. COP21 Climate Change agreement in Paris, France, November 4, 2016. REUTERS/Jacky

‘Ivy-Plus’ pledges commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

India Touts Commitment To The Paris Climate Accord, Promptly Invests In Australia's Biggest Coal Mine

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO - Haul trucks move coal as seen during a tour of Peabody Energy's North Antelope Rochelle coal mine near Gillette, Wyoming, U.S. on June 1, 2016. The haul trucks operating at North Antelope Rochelle Mine hold 380 to 400 tons of material. REUTERS/Kristina Barker/File Photo

‘What US President Trump has said is not the reality’

Environmentalists Are Already Fundraising Off Trump's Paris Decision

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Protesters carry signs during the Peoples Climate March at the White House in Washington

One group wants to raise $2 million

The Number Two US Diplomat In China Resigns Over Trump's Paris Decision

Energy | Michael Bastasch
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‘Mr. Rank made a personal decision’

Media Runs Wild With Unsourced Claim About Trump And Weather

Energy | Michael Bastasch

It’s not a direct quote, and it’s not even sourced

John Kerry Compares Trump To OJ Simpson For Ditching Paris Climate Accord

Politics | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks about Syria during a joint news conference with South Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se after the Central Asia Ministerial at the State Department in Washington

Kerry also said ‘kids will have worse asthma’

Two Days Before Terror Attacks, London Mayor Called Global Warming 'One Of The Biggest Risks To Humanity'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Labour Party candidate for Mayor of London Khan speaks following his victory in London

‘Leaders must recognise and act on this threat’

Obama's Decisions Doomed The Paris Climate Accord To Failure In The US, Experts Say

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. President Obama speaks during a discussion at the German Protestant Kirchentag in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin

Voters foiled their scheme in November 2016