Groups Say Coronavirus Highlights Need For Climate Adaptation, GHG Cuts

March 23, 2020
Environmental groups and analysts that support more ambitious steps to address climate change are urging the federal government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic to include a broad shift to clean energy, while noting that the public health crisis is underscoring the importance of preparing for climate-related disasters like extreme weather. “We can’t just build back; we need to build back better, in ways that protect human health, grow the economy and curb climate change,” writes Dan Lashof of the World...

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