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Pruitt: Trump to sign order on power plant regulations Tuesday
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said Sunday that President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order Tuesday that will begin to undo the "Clean Power Plan," a major initiative of the Obama administration to deal with climate change by reducing carbon pollution from power plants
CNN
 
Trump will end Obama's signature Clean Power Plan this week: EPA chief
Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt slammed the 2015 Paris accord to combat climate change as "a bad deal."
ABC News
 
Earth Hour: When lights were turned off around the world
Millions of people from some 170 countries and territories took part in the annual bid to highlight global warming caused by the burning of coal, oil and gas to drive cars and power plants.
AFP
 
Earth Hour : une heure d’obscurité pour éclairer le changement climatique
De nombreux monuments ont été temporairement éteints, samedi, dans le monde entier. Une initiative lancée voilà dix ans pour faire évoluer les mentalités sur l’enjeu énergétique.
Le Monde
 
Bainimarama at Donors Meet for Cop23 Fiji Sun Online
 
Así se apagaron las luces en la Hora del Planeta
Hace diez años, en 2007, en Sydney comenzó una campaña global llamada la Hora del Planeta” (o “Earth Day” en los países de habla inglesa) impulsada por el Fondo para la Conservación de la Naturaleza (WWF) para concienciar y luchar contra el cambio climático. La acción es sencilla y simbólica: se trata de apagar la luz durante una hora.
La Vanguardia
 
Trump dit adieu aux réglementations environnementales d’Obama
Bien décidé à rompre avec l’héritage de son prédécesseur, le président Donald Trump compte signer mardi prochain un décret destiné à faciliter la production d'énergie aux États-Unis. Au risque de violer l'accord international de Paris sur le climat.
Spunik
 
 
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