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The United States and European Union have pledged to reduce methane emissions by nearly 30 percent by the end of the decade, President Joe Biden said in an announcement on Friday. The potent greenhouse gas leaks from fossil fuel infrastructure like oil wells, coal mines, and pipelines, and it’s also produced by cattle and landfills. Read more




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Temperature Check

In the last episode of Temperature Check before the new year, host Andrew Simon and returning co-host Justin Worland look back on the biggest climate stories of 2020 and look ahead to what’s in store for the holiday season.