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Washington Can’t Kill Solar Power: 6 Reasons to Be Optimistic About the Future of Solar

By: Mike Bloomberg

The Trump administration recently announced that the U.S. will be implementing a steep tariff on solar panel imports. Taxing those solar panels up to 30 percent will destroy U.S. jobs, because far more Americans are involved in installing and maintaining panels than in manufacturing them. It will also raise Americans’ electric bills, by making the energy marketplace less competitive. And it will hurt our environment and public health, by slowing the transition away from heavily polluting, carbon-emitting fossil fuels.

Michael Bloomberg: Let's Take Climate Change Into Our Own Hands

'Climate of Hope' author and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says it's our job to take action on climate change if the federal government won't.
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Mike Bloomberg appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to discuss his co-authored book with Carl Pope, "Climate of Hope" (plus see a blast from his past).

Watch the clip here

Mike Bloomberg & Carl Pope Talk Climate Change on Morning Joe

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Mike Bloomberg and Carl Pope talk about the significant advances made to address climate change on MSNBC's Morning Joe.

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Bloomberg to World Leaders: Ignore Trump on Climate


NEW YORK (AP) — New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg urged world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change and declared his intention to help save an international agreement to reduce carbon emissions.

Mike Bloomberg Co-Authors Book, Climate of Hope

Climate of Hope: How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet
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Just in time for Earth Day, yes, a hopeful book of strategies for delivering the planet from our worst environmental depredations.

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