Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden wants to eliminate carbon from the US power sector by 2035. Experts call the proposal “one of the most radical infrastructure overhauls in US history”.
A decision to widen the definition of environmental risk to include nature as well as climate change would have largely positive implications.
As countries try to kick-start their economies after lockdown, Just Transition Centre head Samantha Smith says workers and jobs must be the focus.
Countries in Eastern Europe are often seen as climate action laggards, but the reality is more complicated.
Parties should give voters tangible economic reasons to support policies that benefit the environment.