John Delaney Climate Change News Feed


Climate tweets on Delaney

Highlight: “Ultimately… the whole world is going to have to deal with” climate change, says @JohnDelaney. “If the U.S. is the leader in battery transmission and negative emissions technology, not only will we save the world, but… we will build a huge industry.”


Delaney on climate change

I would do seven things: First, pass a carbon fee and dividend bill substantially similar to the bipartisan bill I introduced in Congress. Second, I would increase the DOE research budget by fivefold to invest in new battery and transmission technologies. Third, I would extend and increase the renewable tax… Continued »


Announcing First Wave of Presidential Candidates to Participate in Climate Forum 2020

Georgetown’s Institute of Politics and Public Service at the McCourt School of Public Policy (GU Politics), MSNBC, Our Daily Planet, and New York Magazine are pleased to announce that several 2020 Presidential candidates from both sides of the aisle have confirmed their participation in the “Climate Forum 2020”, a two-day forum featuring 2020 Presidential candidates … Continue reading ""

GU Politics

The reason it’s so important to have a climate debate is that we have to talk about solving both a a very important issue, but also an issue that is complicated/global. Many proposed plans don’t work, practically or politically. Unless we debate, we risk making no progress.


Delaney, Ryan in New Hampshire

Ryan and Delaney talked about plans to incentivize businesses to reach zero net emissions by 2050, the year that the United Nations agrees is a tipping point for being able to combat climate change because the atmosphere will warm by 1.5 degrees Celsius. Ryan focused on bringing farmers into the climate change conversation through education … Continue reading ""