Environment

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Kerry Cashes in on Oil and Gas Stocks

The climate czar sold his fossil fuel stocks on March 11, collecting as much as $825,000 from them.

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Troy Carter Removed From ‘No Fossil Fuel Money’ Pledge Following Sludge Report

After signing the pledge on March 5, Carter violated it by taking at least nine large donations from fossil fuel interests.

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Troy Carter Violates His ‘No Fossil Fuel Money’ Pledge by Taking Nine Large Fossil Fuel Donations

Carter has not responded to inquiries from Sludge or the No Fossil Fuel Money pledge and risks having his name removed from the pledge website.

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Philly’s Gas Utility is Fighting the City on Climate Policy

As the city tries to wean itself off gas, municipally-owned Philadelphia Gas Works is siding with the gas industry against policies that would encourage the use of more energy efficient appliances.

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Who Will Represent the People of Cancer Alley?

In the race to replace oil and gas ally Cedric Richmond, the leading candidates have their own histories with the industry.

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Alaska Senator Mum on Haaland Vote Has Financial Conflict of Interest

Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska) has up to $5 million invested in a family business that makes petroleum-derived products, some of which it sells to the fossil fuels industry.

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Newsom Delivers for Energy Clients of Lobbyist He Celebrated at French Laundry

A review of public records suggests the Newsom administration's actions may have been inappropriately influenced by his lobbyist friend's firm.

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Mysterious Dark Money Group That Backed ‘Big Oil’s Favorite Democrat’ Was Funded by Big Oil

American Workers for Progress, which spent big for Cuellar, was funded by an oil and gas industry lobbying group.

Climate Primary category in which blog post is published

Climate Coalition Talking Points Prop Up Brian Deese

Mainstream environmental groups rally around the former BlackRock executive, while more left-leaning groups remain skeptical.