Tag Archives: Global Warming

Op - Ed
December 29, 2015

The heat in Paris

Limiting global warming to under two degrees

By Deb Markowitz, Secretary, Vermont Agency of Natural Resources

The last time I was in Paris, the temperature was unbearable. The country was suffering through a record-setting heat wave that caused the deaths of over 100 people. Needless…

State News
December 29, 2015

Sanders introduces bill to cut carbon emissions 80 percent

Expanding on his ambitious plan to combat climate change, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduced the Climate Protection and Justice Act, Dec. 10, to establish a price on carbon pollution. The legislation would cut total emissions 80 percent below 1990 levels by 2050, fund historic investments…