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Environmental Groups Vowing To Fight Trump Climate Actions”

Sanders said he will try to do "everything he can do" to reverse Trump's executive order.

Directs EPA to begin an administrative review of both the Clean Power Plan and the Section 111 (b) Rule, which sets greenhouse gas emission reduction requirements for new, modified, and reconstructed power plants.

The Trump administration has asked a federal appeals court to postpone ruling on the merits of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change.

Wall St little changed after GDP data; eyes on earnings
In futures today, the Dow is down 25 points, the Nasdaq is down five and the broader based S&P500 is down nearly three points. The S&P 500 index closed down 5.34 points, or 0.2%, at 2,362.72, with financial and telecom stocks weighing on the index.

"I don't know how to explain it other than what I said was totally out of context for what I meant because I have been talking about helping coal country for a very long time", said Clinton.

While campaigning to be the 45 President of the United States, Donald Trump often referred to global warming as a "hoax" and promised Americans, that if elected, he would lift all "job-killing (climate change) restrictions".

"A shift into reverse (gear) now will only hurt themselves in terms of global competitiveness", she told the Sueddeutsche Zeitung daily. "With this executive order, the Trump administration is simply putting America further behind in the global race towards a renewable future".

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Stocker, a former co-chair of the U.N.'s scientific panel on climate change, noted that the Obama administration had been a driving force behind securing the Paris agreement in 2015. Because we're going to put a lot of coal miners and coal companies out of business, right? "The Clean Power Plan is a common-sense standard on carbon pollution that gives states and the utility industry tremendous flexibility to cut carbon pollution at the lowest cost possible". It has a settled agreement to close its last coal-fired power plant - TransAlta in Centralia - and Puget Sound Energy is due to submit its plan to replace coal energy from the Coalstrip plant in Montana with renewable sources.

In a call with reporters, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said presidents don't have legal authority to just do away with Environmental Protection Agency regulations with the stroke of a pen.

The Clean Power Plan was an important part of the USA commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the country by 26 to 28 per cent below their 2005 levels by the year 2025.

Ivanka Trump to become official White House employee
She has been an increasingly influential adviser to the president and her husband, Jared Kushner, is a powerful Trump adviser. The business can not make deals with any foreign state, and the trustees will confer with Gorelick over any new agreements.

As a member of the Environment and Public Works Committee, Senator Booker has stood up for cleaner, healthier communities.



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