France will close all its coal power stations by 2021

French president Emmanuel Macron recently announced plans to close all of the country's coal-fired power plants two years ahead of schedule.

French President Emmanuel Macron — Photo: Ludovic Martin/Getty

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15,000 scientists issue environmental 'warning' to humanity

Thousands of scientists from 184 countries have endorsed an open letter that outlines some of the Earth's most pressing environmental problems.

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Leonardo DiCaprio Commits $20 Million To Fight Climate Change

“These facts have been presented time and again, year after year, for decades,” DiCaprio says. “Quite simply, we are knowingly doing this to ourselves."

Leonardo DiCaprio.

Leonardo DiCaprio is more than just a leading man in some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters. Along with being a writer and producer, he’s also an outspoken activist ringing the alarm bells of the catastrophe to befall us, should we ignore our role in global warming. DiCaprio himself has been a long-time advocate for the environment, and sits on the board of many prominent organizations including the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), and the International Fund for Animal Welfare.

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Elon Musk Quits Trump's Councils in Protest

Elon Musk and many top CEOs condemned President Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change.

Elon Musk speaks at the 2015 Automotive News World Congress January 13, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

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Elon Musk, DuPont, and HP Call on Trump To Honor the Paris Agreement

More than 630 companies are calling out President-elect Donald Trump in an open letter. It asks him to keep the promises the United States made during the Paris Agreement and move us closer to a low-carbon economy.

Hopefully it's a headline the U.S. doesn't have to re-live. (Photo credit SIMON MAINA/AFP/Getty)

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