California Legislature extends state’s cap-and-trade program in rare bipartisan effort to address climate change. Los Angeles Times

Wind, solar do not harm power grid reliability – draft US study. Reuters

Big Oil’s electric fight against coal and nuclear. Axios

Trump wants to steer UN climate cash to building coal plants. Bloomberg

Arks of the apocalypse. New York Times

Trump’s environment and energy policies trigger storm of lawsuits. McClatchy

Trump Navy secretary nominee: Climate change is real and poses a threat. Hill

Countries with coral reefs must do more on climate change – UNESCO. Guardian

The West is on fire as heat records fall. Climate Central

World leaders move forward on climate change, without US. New York Times

Major correction to satellite data shows 140% faster warming since 1998. Carbon Brief

Carbon in atmosphere is rising, even as emissions stabilize. New York Times

Trump’s coal plan sends US energy ‘back to the past’: Vatican. Reuters