“Terminate your fossil fuel projects now — or a relentless mass movement will stop them,” a 350.org activist warned.
A 1994 WTO agreement has enabled a few large companies to control most of the intellectual property rights in the world.
Climate advocates say the ruling is the first of its kind and could have far-reaching consequences for the oil industry.
The International Energy Association’s report recommended drastic changes to achieve net zero emissions by 2050.
The Democrats’ proposal would take the agency’s vehicles one step closer to Joe Biden’s goal of a fully electric fleet.
The bill would create over 15 million jobs a year and confront environmental racism.
Activists say the target isn’t ambitious enough to put the U.S. and the world on track to curbing dangerous warming.
In the two years since they last introduced the resolution, it has become a crucial goal post in climate politics.
The progressives’ bill calls for investing over $100 billion in public housing over the next decade.
The federal government provides fossil fuel companies with $15 billion in direct subsidies each year.